Typically more than 200 fuel rods are bundled together to form a fuel assembly in a nuclear facility. These rods need to be removed to make room for new rods with a full compliment of nuclear fuel. In order to remove the rods, custom material handling equipment has been designed and built by Handling Specialty.
- Manual hand pump
- 2 hydraulic cylinders
- 121,000 lb. weight capacity
- 2 beam adaptor plates
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