Essential reading for all nuclear professionals: those already involved in the industry will gain knowledge that enables them to interact more effectively with colleagues in other disciplines. Its wealth of information will assist students and graduates in progressing more rapidly into fully rounded contributors to the nuclear facility design process. Whilst those joining nuclear from other industries will find a structured introduction to the nuclear world and discover what differentiates it from other spheres of engineering.
- A single, comprehensive text on nuclear facility design which covers all major aspects of the process - Packed full of essential information, its complex subject matter is explained in a logical and comprehensible style- Valuable to those involved in both new build and decommissioning projects- Written by a highly respected expert in the nuclear industry
1. Nuclear fuel cycle 2. Radiation 3. Radiological zoning 4. Radiological changerooms 5. Structural 6. Process engineering 7. Mechanical engineering 8. Ventilation 9. Cranes 10. Electrical 11. Radiometric instruments 12. Project planning 13. Waste management 14. Safety 15. Decommissioning planning 16. Future-proofing 17. Design development
Bill Collum is an independent consultant with over 30 years' experience in the Nuclear Industry, gained both in the UK and overseas. He is one of the world's leading experts in nuclear facility design, specialising in coordinating front-end Layout development from a blank sheet to a frozen scheme.