Accession Number : AD0696415

Title :   MH-1A FLOATING NUCLEAR POWER PLANT, REPORT ON FINAL TRIALS TESTING. DESCRIPTION OF TESTS PERFORMED PRIOR TO AND DURING INITIAL START-UP.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Apr 67-Jul 68,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER REACTORS GROUP FORT BELVOIR VA ENGINEERING DIV

Personal Author(s) : Black,Francis M. ; Beyer,George L.

Report Date : 05 OCT 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 326

Abstract : The MH-1A Floating Nuclear Power Plant was at Fort Belvoir from April 1967 to July 1968 for operational testing to demonstrate acceptability under the construction contract. The purpose of the report is to verify that the testing and operations performed by the contractor and the Government has proven the design and operational procedures of the MH-1A to be safe for continued operation.

Descriptors :   (*NUCLEAR POWER PLANTS, SHIPBOARD), (*PRESSURIZED WATER REACTORS, TESTS), ELECTRIC POWER PRODUCTION, NUCLEAR REACTORS, REACTOR FEASIBILITY STUDIES, REACTOR SAFETY SYSTEMS, INSTRUMENTATION, REACTOR CONTROL, CONTAINMENT(NUCLEAR REACTORS), REACTOR COOLANTS, REACTOR INSPECTION, REACTOR SHUTDOWN, REACTOR HAZARDS, RELIABILITY

Subject Categories : Nuclear Power Plants and Fission Reactor Eng

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE