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Accession Number DE2012-1045620
Title Application of Flow Forming for Use in Radioactive Material Packaging Designs.
Publication Date Jul 2012
Media Count 9p
Personal Author G. A. Abramczyk K. R. Eberl P. S. Blanton
Abstract This paper reports on the development and testing performed to demonstrate the use of flow forming as an alternate method of manufacturing containment vessels for use in radioactive material shipping packaging designs. Additionally, ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code, Section III, Subsection NB compliance along with the benefits compared to typical welding of containment vessels will be discussed.
Keywords Boilers
Nondestructive testing
Pressure vessels
Radioactive materials

Source Agency Technical Information Center Oak Ridge Tennessee
NTIS Subject Category 77F - Radiation Shielding, Protection, & Safety
77G - Radioactive Wastes & Radioactivity
Corporate Author Savannah River National Lab., Aiken, SC. Savannah River Nuclear Solutions.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1226
Contract Number DE-AC09-08SR22470

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