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In 1989, the Windscale advanced gas-cooled reactor (WAGR) was chosen as a pilot project in the European Commission's research programme on the decommissioning of nuclear installations. This final report relates to activities carried out during the execution of the contract, from October 1989 to December 1995. It describes how each task was performed, any development work on tooling and procedures, and any problems encountered. Details are also given of manpower employed, radiation dose uptakes and volumes of waste generated. The report concludes with a discussion of the generic lessons learnt during the performance of the contract.

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Authors: TRATT J H, UKAEA, Seascale (GB)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 17474 EN (1997) 46pp., FS, ECU 10
Availability: Available from the (2)
ISBN: ISBN 92-827-8730-3
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