Accession Number:

ADA014591

Title:

Preliminary Safety Analysis Report and Design Review of the 2 KW(e) Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MUELLER ASSOCIATES INC BALTIMORE MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

221.0

Abstract:

A Preliminary Safety Analysis Report PSAR and Design Review have been conducted for the 2 KWe Radioisotope Thermoelectric Generator RTG. The objective of the PSAR was to appraise the risk to public health and safety resulting from the handling, transportation, emplacement, operation and recovery of the RTG system. The objective of the Design Review was to determine the state of development of the RTG system and its components and assess its ability to properly and reliably function in an undersea environment.

Subject Categories:

  • Electric Power Production and Distribution
  • SNAP (Systems for Nuclear Auxiliary Power) Technology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE