The first phase was to cut and remove concrete interferences in order to remove the large components consisting of three steam generators and the pressurizer. The concrete enclosure roofs for each component was cut and removed in approximately 10,000 pound pieces.
The third phase consisted of cutting a portion of the concrete Sphere Enclosure Building where it was in very close proximity to the spent fuel pool. This was a very sensitive activity so each cut and lift was carefully planned. All work was performed from elevated platforms with access from only one side. The three foot thick wall was cut and removed in 18,000 to 20,000 pound pieces. All work was completed safely and the integrity of the spent fuel building was not compromised.
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