Fuel handling machine

The fuel handling machine is installed on the reactor hall floor and is designed for handling and process operations with fuel in the zone: reactor – transport corridor – fuel pool.

Items to be handles:

  • fuel assemblies;
  • leak-proof canisters;
  • clusters;
  • plugs of leak-proof canisters and IMSS bottles.

Bridge travel – 19,5 m
Trolley travel – 6,65 m
Bridge and trolley travel speed – 0,6 ... 15 m/min
FA gripper travel speed – 0,6 ...10 m/min
Cluster gripper travel speed – 0,6 ... 4 m/min
Horizontal coordinate positioning accuracy (bridge and trolley) – ±2 mm
Vertical coordinate positioning accuracy (mast grippers) – ±3 mm