Annular Core Research Reactor (ACRR)

Sandia National Laboratory, New Mexico



Institution
Sandia National Laboratory
Name
Annular Core Research Reactor (ACRR)
Building
ACRR at TA-V
Reactor
Secondary Type
No Secondary Type Defined
Tertiary Type
No Tertiary Type Defined
Core Functions
Transient power testing of fuel samples and instrumentation for a variety of nuclear programs.
Unique Functions
No Unique Functions Defined
Hotwork Facilities
No Hotwork Facilities Defined
Support Equipment
radiography, incore irradiations, part of NUFAC at Sandia
Radiological Limit
>1R/hr @ 30cm
Materials Allowed
alpha/beta/gamma
Sample Encapsulation
No Sample Encapsulation Defined
Atmosphere
air/water
Commissioning Date
1967
Recent Upgrade
2004
RAM License
Department of Energy
License End Date
2099
Docket Number
0
User Facility
Yes
GAIN Partner
No
NSUF Partner
Yes
NE Use Percentage
No NE Use Percentage Defined
Utilization Hours
No Utilization Hours Defined
Number Of Users
No Number Of Users Defined
Number Of Staff
9
Point Of Contact
Khalid Hattar
Website URL
http://www.sandia.gov/research/facilities/annular_core_research_reactor.html
Date Of Data
October 20, 2015
User Guide
ACRR Experiment Handbook 5-05-2015.pdf
Image
Sandia_ACRR.jpg