Research Reactor Details - GA SIWABESSY MPR


Country Indonesia, Republic of
Facility Name GA SIWABESSY MPR
Facility Number ID-0003
Status OPERATIONAL
Last Updated 2009/03/30


General Data
Owner  BADAN TENAGA NUKLIR NASIONAL ,NATIONAL NUCLEAR ENERGY AGENCY
Operator  PUSAT REAKTOR SERBA GUNA (PRSG)
Licensing  NUCLEAR ENERGY CONTROL BOARD
Construction Date  1983/01/01
Criticality Date  1987/07/29
Safeguards  IAEA
Initial Cost 171 M DM
Annual Cost 5 M US$
Total Staff 202
No of Operators 31


Technical Data
Reactor Type POOL, MTR
Thermal Power, Steady (kW) 30,000.00
Max Flux SS, Thermal (n/cm2-s) 2.52E14
Max Flux SS, Fast (n/cm2-s) 2.29E14
Thermal Power, Pulsed (MW) 0.00
Max Flux Pulsed, Thermal (n/cm2-s)
Max Flux Pulsed, Fast (n/cm2-s)
Moderator LIGHT WATER
Coolant LIGHT WATER
Natural Convection Cooling <=300 kW
Forced Cooling >=300 kW
Coolant Velocity in Core 3.7 M/S
Reflector BE,H2O
Reflector Number of Sides 4
Control Rods Material AG,IN,CD
Control Rods number 8


Experimental Facilities
Horizontal Channels 6
Horizontal Max Flux (n/cm2-s) 2.6E14
Horizontal Use 5 FOR BASIC RESEARCH & 1 FOR RADIOISOTOPES
Vertical Channels 1
Vertical Max Flux (n/cm2-s)
Vertical Use SILICON DOPING, RADIOISOTOPES
Core Irradiation Facilities 5
Core Max Flux (n/cm2-s) 4.37E14
Reflector Irradiation Facilities 8
Loops Number 5
Loops Max Flux 4.0E13
Loops use 5


Fuel data
Origin of Fissile Material USA, FRANCE, UK
Enrichment Supplier USA, Russia
Equilibrium Core Size 48
Plates per Element 21
Dimensions of Plates 1.3 X 70.75 X 625
Rods per Element
Dimensions of Rods, mm
Tubes per Element
Dimensions of Tubes, mm
Cladding Material AL ALLOY
Cladding Thickness, mm 0.38
Fuel Material USI2ALX
Fuel Thickness, mm 0.54
Uranium Density, g/cm3 2.96
Burnup on Discharge, max % 56
Burnup Average, % 53
Last Shipment Year 1999
Last Receipt Year 2002
Fuel Fabricator PT BATAN, INDO.


Utilization
Hours per Day  24
Days per Week  7
Weeks per Year  21
MW Days per Year  2160
Materials/fuel test experiments  NO
Isotope Production  99Mo, 131I,192Ir, 32P
  • Total Activity (GBq)
  •  33741
    Neutron Scattering  HRPD, NRF, HRSANS, FCD/TD, SANS, PD
  • On-line beam hours
  •  2100
    Neutron Radiography  On-line beam hours: N/A
    Neutron capture therapy  NO
    Activation Analysis  INAA
  • number of samples irradiated
  •  300
    Transmutation  NO  
    Geochronology  NO
    Teaching  Number of students: N/A
    Training  Number of operators/experimenters trained: 13
    Other Uses  NO


    Operating Experience
    Reactor Thermal Power Date of Operational for
    Category Type kW Criticality Construction Years Months
     RESEARCH  POOL, MTR  30000.00  1987/07/29  1983/01/01  22  10