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Type B (M)

  • IAEA certified, UN n° 2917-radioactive wastes in Type B (M) cask, by road-ADR, by rail-RID
  • 1 fabricated (2005)

Application

Radioactive liquids

  • Designed to transport radioactive liquids
  • One-of-a-kind cask for high activity liquids, large radionuclide spectra acceptable
  • Equipped with device for rinsing, filling control, and tank corrosion indicators

Specifications

Materials and mechanics

  • Stainless steel 304L, stripped and passivated for stabilization
  • Equipped with auto-sealing and anti-drip off connections for filling and draining

Overall Dimensions

  • Height: 2,175 mm (7.2 ft)
  • Diameter: 1,900 mm (6.3 ft)

Useful Loading Dimensions

  • Volume: 1 m3 (36 ft3)

Weight

  • Gross weight: 8,910 kg (19,700 lb)
  • Maximum load: 900 kg (1,990 lb)

Activity

  • Maximum activity: 1.75 TBq / 1,080 A2
  • Maximum γ activity: 0.55 TBq (Cs137)