This conference is completed
4 - 5 dec, Forsmark

Polymers in nuclear applications 2018

The COMRADE Event 2018 was held in Forsmark on December 4-5, with a seminar with invited speakers on day 1 and a workshop discussing the COMRADE results on day 2.

 Documentation from seminar Polymers in nuclear applications

9.30

 

Welcome to Forsmark nuclear power plant

Annelie Jansson, Forsmark NPP

9.40

 

Energiforsk activities in polymeric materials

Monika Adsten, Energiforsk

9.45

 

 

Regulator view on polymeric materials in nuclear applications

Elena Calota, Swedish Radiation Safety Authority

Tuomas Valmari, Radiation and Nuclear Safety Authority (STUK)

10.15

Coffee

10.30

 

Benchmarking of cable condition monitoring methods – lessons learned from an IAEA research programme

Dr Sue Burnay, John Knott Associates Ltd, UK

11.30

Lunch at restaurant Kraftkällan

12.30

 

 

 

Roxtec – Sealing Applications

Pontus Danielsson and Panch Svensson, Roxtec

How to ensure qualified material with every supply - and other challenges

Tomas Nälsén, Habia Cables

13.30

 

Ageing management of polymers (Cancelled due to illness)

Maria Ekelund, Westinghouse

14.00

 

Polymeric material management in other industries

Anna Jansson, RISE

14.30

Coffee

15.00

 

 

 

Temperature and radiation measurements in Forsmark

Tommie Stridfeldt, Forsmark

Ringhals projects: Changing rubber in tanks and Environmental qualification of isolation valves on PWR

Stjepan Jagunic, Ringhals

15.30

 

Long-term performance of polymeric materials in Nuclear power plants (Cancelled due to illness but presentation is available)

Payam Pourmand, KTH

16.00

End of seminar

18.00

Dinner at Forsmarks Värdshus in the old Forsmark mining village

Documentation from workshop on COMRADE results (will be published within shortly)

8.30

O-ring condition monitoring technique and material acquisition from plants

9.25

Discussion

9.40

Coffee

10.10

 

 

Ageing phenomena inside containments

Konsta Sipilä

Jukka Vaari

11.05

Discussion

11.20

Future work presentation

11:45

Wrap up

12.00

Lunch at restaurant Kraftkällan

13.00

Walk from Kraftkällan to SKB

13.15

Presentation and tour of final repository for low- and intermediate waste.

15.45

End of tour

More information on the COMRADE project is found here.