Literature review of environmental qualification of safety-related electric cables

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Division of Engineering Technology, Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research, U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., [distributor] , Washington, DC
Electric cables -- Testing, Low voltage systems -- United States -- Testing, Nuclear power plants -- United States -- Electronic equipment -- Te
ContributionsSubudhi, M., Lofaro, R., U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Office of Nuclear Regulatory Research. Division of Engineering Technology., Brookhaven National Laboratory.
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In support of the U.S. NRC Environmental Qualification (EQ) Research Program, a literature review was performed to identify past relevant work that could be used to help fully or partially resolve issues of interest related to the qualification of low-voltage electric cable.

A summary of the literature reviewed. Literature Review of Environmental Qualification of Safety-Related Electric Cables (NUREG/CR, Volume 1, Part 1) On this page: Publication Information; Abstract ; Download complete document. NUREG/CR, Volume 1, Part 1 PDF - MB) Publication Information.

Manuscript Completed:October Date Published: April Prepared by:. This report summarizes the findings from a review of published documents dealing with research on the environmental qualification of safety-related electric cables used in nuclear power plants.

Simulations of accelerated aging and accident conditions are important considerations in Literature review of environmental qualification of safety-related electric cables book the cables.

Literature Review of Environmental Qualification of Safety-Related Electric Cables (NUREG/CR) File Title; Volume 2: Literature Analysis and Appendices: Volume 1, Part 2: Summary of Past Work, Chapters 5–7: Volume 1, Part 1:.

In support of the US NRC Environmental Qualification (EQ) Research Program, a literature review was performed to identify past relevant work that could be used to help fully or partially resolve issues of interest related to the qualification of low-voltage electric cable.

A summary of the literature reviewed is documented in Volume 1 of this : R. Lofaro, B. Bowerman, J. Carbonaro. In support of the U.S. NRC Environmental Qualification (EQ) Research Program, a literature review was performed to identify past relevant work that could be used to help fully or partially resolve issues of interest related to the qualification of low-voltage electric cable.

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Abstract. Electrical hazards take a variety of forms and produce different types of injury. The National Safety Council reported in its edition of Injury Facts that there were fatal injuries from through due to exposure to electric current, radiation, temperature, and pressure.

While relatively uncommon, electrical injuries are noted for having the potential. Electric current cannot exist without an unbroken path to and from the conductor. Electricity will form a "path" or "loop". When you plug in a device (e.g., a power tool), the electricity takes the easiest path from the plug-in, to the tool, and back to the power source.

This is action is also known as creating or completing an electrical circuit. However, certain cables in safety-related applications in nuclear power plants may be required to function while exposed to harsh environmental conditions if an accident occurs.

For these cables, operability includes the ability to remain functional during normal conditions while maintaining the capability to operate satisfactorily for a. Good Cable Insulation. When voltage is impressed across any insulation system, some current leaks into, through, and around the insulation.

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