zircaloy


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zir·ca·loy

 (zûr′kə-loi′)
n.
A stable, corrosion-resistant zirconium alloy.

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Tenders are invited for Cleaning/ Degreasing,de-jacketing, pickling & annealing of different zircaloy products at various stages of
O segundo era um Protocolo de Cooperacao Industrial NuclebrasCNEA sobre o fornecimento de zircaloy, arrendamento de uranio e fornecimento de tecnologia de beneficiamento de uranio pela CNEA (MRE 1980, pp.
First presented are keynote lectures, followed by papers on deformation, including magnesium, severe plastic deformation, accumulative roll bonding and high pressure torsion, modeling, orientation gradient, experimentation research, and creep and superplasticity; deformation and annealing, including cube texture and thermo-mechanical processing; techniques, microstructure, dislocations, x-ray/neutron diffraction, recent advances, and electron backscatter diffraction measurements; annealing, with discussion of grain coarsening, recrystallization, and recovery; and materials, such as corrosion oxidation, interfaces, electrical steel, steel, titanium and zircaloy, phase transformation, shape memory, nano-structure materials, microstructural engineering, and non-metallic materials.
In some zircaloy nuclear fuel cladding used in boiling-water reactors (BWR), hydride cracking was found in the form of long splits that allowed substantial leakage of fission products [8].
The main partners in the nuclear fuel fabrication work were the two large fuel fabrication plants at Electrostal (A-7340), at Ust'-Kamenogorsk (B-8857) and the Glazov metallurgical plant M-5057 at Chepetsk that fabricated the zircaloy cladding for fuel rods and assemblies.
From 1989 to '99, Stout advanced from task leader for Zircaloy cladding to technical area leader for waste forth characterization at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.
Advances in aqueous fluoride chemistry have been made as the result of processing naval Zircaloy nuclear fuels for uranium recovery.
With its low thermal neutron absorption, ATI's nuclear-grade zirconium alloy, Zircaloy, is the product of choice for fuel rods and fuel bundle components.
Tenders invited for Specifications and bidder qualification criteria of auromatic zircaloy turnings cleaning and drying system are as per annexure-a and annexure-b respectively.
CSPC makes precision welded tubular products and rolled and drawn solid and tubular shapes from stainless steels, titanium alloys, nickel- and cobalt-based alloys, zircaloy and other special purpose alloys.
Tenders invited for Whamex tm solution for safecleaning of zircaloy scrap( an alternative to tce ) withfollowing specification.
Tenders are invited for Manufacturing, Inspection, Testing, Packing, Supply And Guarantee Of Zircaloy Components.