Vertical Ventilated Canister Storage Cask for Storing Canisterized High Level Nuclear Waste

Primary Inventor: Krishna P. Singh
Contributing Inventor(s): Paul Stefan Anton, Robert Mahorter
Date of Application: March 21, 2016
Status: Pending
Equipment Type: HI-STORM
Docket Number: HOL-107
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Application Number: 62/311,540
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Abstract: This invention pertains to the storage system used to provide radiation blockage to a storage canister containing irradiated nuclear fuel or other forms of high level waste. The canister is disposed in the vertical orientation inside the vertical ventilated module (VVM), whose design configuration is the object of this invention.