Shielding Gates, Bulkheads, Doors and Hatches
Babcock Noell designs, fabricates, manufactures, and fits shielding doors, gates, and bulkheads as well as hatches meeting diverse nuclear plant application requirements. The shielding thicknesses and materials are selected based on the respective radiation intensity and type. Besides normal operative pressure, design also takes special loads into consideration e. g. earthquakes, plane crash, shock waves. Babcock Noell also supplies the relevant installation frames. Sealing systems tailored to the demands ensure all components meet the sealing specifications.
In addition, various drive and locking systems are available.
The hatch design accommodates different crane capacities as well as safeguarding against load crashes.
Scope of supply and services:
Detailed engineering and calculation, material sourcing, pre-fabrication, transport, pre-assembly on site, final assembly, all construction and quality checks, final documentation
PKA Gorleben, Germany
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