Pump Selection And Application In A Pressurized Water Reactor Electric Generating Plant
Various pump applications utilized in a nuclear pressurized water reactor electric generating plant are described. Emphasis is on pumps installed in the auxiliary systems of the primary nuclear steam supply system. Hydraulic and mechanical details, the ASME Code (Nuclear Design), materials, mechanical seals, shaft design, seismic qualification, and testing are addressed.
Kitch, David M. (1985). Pump Selection And Application In A Pressurized Water Reactor Electric Generating Plant. Turbomachinery Laboratories, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University. Available electronically from