Accession Number : AD0845442

Title :   Icebreaker Propulsion Systems Feasibility Study. Volume II. Nuclear Propulsion System.

Corporate Author : NUS CORP ROCKVILLE MD

Report Date : NOV 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 220

Abstract : Contents: Introduction--Performance criteria, Bases for selection of reference design; Reactor Plant Description--Primary system, Auxiliary systems, Reactor plant control and instrumentation, Reactor safety system, Operational considerations, Reactor plant equipment list; Propulsion Plant Description--General arrangement, Steam plant, Propulsion electric plant, Ships service electric plant, Emergency propulsion, Propulsion plant control, Machinery list; Safety--Containment, Reactor compartment, Shielding, Containment inerting, Post-incident cooling system, Collision protection, Safety analysis; Cost Analysis--Capital costs, Nuclear fuel cycle costs, Operating costs, Non-repetitive and program costs, Multi-ship procurement costs, Total costs; Nuclear Propulsion Plant Design Criteria; Installation Cost Estimates for 15,000 - 75,000 SHP Plants in Proposed Coast Guard Vessels.

Descriptors :   *MARINE SURFACE PROPULSION), (*ICEBREAKERS, (*MARINE NUCLEAR PROPULSION, ICEBREAKERS), REACTOR FEASIBILITY STUDIES, REACTOR ACCIDENTS, RADIATION DOSAGE, RADIATION HAZARDS, STEAM TURBINES, SHIP TURBINES, STEAM POWER PLANTS, BOILERS, INSTALLATION, COSTS, MAINTENANCE, SHIP AUXILIARY EQUIPMENT, ELECTRIC POWER PRODUCTION, SHIP STRUCTURAL COMPONENTS, NUCLEAR POWERED SHIPS, REACTOR SAFETY SYSTEMS, REACTOR CONTROL, REACTOR MATERIALS, CONTAINMENT(NUCLEAR REACTORS).

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Nuclear Propulsion

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE