ARS personnel have extensive experience with commercial nuclear power plants in the US and abroad. ARS staff experience covers more than 50 commercial nuclear plants in addition to government nuclear and general non-nuclear industrial facilities.
10 CFR 50, Appendix R and NUREG 0800
As one would expect from our name, the ARS staff have a long history of experience with compliance under Appendix R and NUREG 0800 requirements. Our staff includes previous site and fleet fire protection owners with experience dating back to original GL 86-10 positions and original programs for compliance.
The following is a partial list of ARS capabilities in support of 10 CFR 50, Appendix R and NUREG 0800
- Code Compliance Review
- Fire Hazard Analysis/Fire Characteristics Table
- Fire Protection Engineering Evaluations
- Peer Reviews
- Fire Modeling
- Design Verification
- Hydraulic Calculations
- Fire Protection Design Calculations
- System Engineering
- Licensing Support
- Circuit Analysis
- Safe Shutdown Re-Analysis
- Fire Protection Program Assessments and Audits
- Licensing and Design Basis Reconstitution
- Operator Manual Action Assessments
- Penetration Seal Evaluations
- Generic Letter 86-10 Evaluations
- MSO Expert Panel Support
NFPA 805 Transition Experience
ARS NFPA 805 experience ranges from early pilot plant support to full scope NFPA 805 projects which we have completed in cooperation with our strategic partners. Specific ARS NFPA 805 experience includes project management, licensing and LAR development, safe shutdown analysis including full circuit analysis capability, NFPA code compliance, GL 86-10 evaluations, and Fire PRA support including a full spectrum of fire modeling experience. ARS continues to support NFPA implementation projects at a number of US sites.