The end of 2017 has been quite busy as Radiy works to finalize many projects under contract with both Ukrainian and international customers.
During Factory Acceptance Testing on November 28-30, Radiy demonstrated the quality of equipment that was designed and manufactured for Power Unit 3, Rivne NPP – Channel 1 ESFAS.
The FAT commission included representatives from PC RPC Radiy and the customer, SS Rivne NPP, and experts from the State Enterprise “State Scientific and Technical Center for Nuclear and Radiation Safety” (SSTC NRS).
In order to comply with the FAT regulatory requirements, the validation of the ESFAS supply equipment was conducted in two stages.
During the first stage, Radiy’s Quality Management specialists, designers, and manufactures checked stand-alone items and components and then tested the system as a whole.
In the second stage, the FAT commission witnessed integrated testing of ESFAS-1 that was conducted in compliance with approved testing programs and procedures (468263.037 PP1, 468263.037 PP2 and 468263.037 PP3).
The results of the equipment validation during the two stages confirmed that the integrated system as well as its stand-alone items and components meet all the technical requirements identified in Technical Specification (468263.037 ТS). This equipment also complies with the rules and regulations introduced by State Enterprise “State Scientific and Technical Center for Nuclear and Radiation Safety” of Ukraine.
The acceptance testing demonstrated that the supply system successfully functions in all the designed operation modes, as required by Technical Specification (468263.037 ТS).
The design documentation and operational manuals submitted to the customer are developed in full-scope and adhere to Ukrainian rules and regulations.
The FAT commission confirmed that the customer will receive a high quality product due to Radiy’s considerable experience in carrying out large-scale projects using the most sufficient technical solutions for safety applications.
The supply set of ESFAS -1 has been delivered to the customer and will soon be commissioned at SS Rivne NPP, Power Unit 3.