9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance - returned 63 Papers

ConferenceYearDateTitleAuthorLocation
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06World Class Performance: The Outage/Operating Cycle ContinuumMarlene Remphal (Ontario Power Generation),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Outage Improvement Initiative at Bruce PowerLen Clewett (Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06CNSC Regulatory Overview on Maintenance and Risk-Based MaintenanceSmain Yalaoui (Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06COG Risk-Informed in-Service Inspection (RI-ISI) ProjectMehdi Rezaie-Manesh (Ontario Power Generation), Patrick O’Regan (EPRI), Scott Chesworth (Structural Integrity Associates, Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Moving Valve Diagnostics Online – The Ormen Lange ExampleRobert Greenlees (Score Atlanta Inc.), Stan Hale (Score Atlanta Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Improvements and Adaptive Changes to the Fuel Channel Fitness-for-Service Assessment ProcessPaul J. Sedran (Canadian Power Utility Services Ltd.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Permanent Start-Up Instrumentation for Maintenance OutagesJerry M. Cuttler (Cuttler & Associates Inc.), Elnara Nasimi (Bruce Power), H. Gill (Bruce Power), R. Scrannage (Bruce Power), Philippe Paquette (Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06COG CANDU® Outage Optimization Project at Wolsong, Qinshan, Cernavoda, Point Lepreau, Darlington and PickeringLeslie McWilliams (CANDU Owners' Group),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Dose Reduction in Reactor CoolantN. Prasad Gubbala (AECL Nuclear Laboratories),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Monitoring of Radionuclide Deposits on CANDU® Reactor ComponentsYury Verzilov (Kinectrics Inc.), Aamir Husain (Kinectrics Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06OPG High Radiation Debris Removal Project (2010)Anthony Hamilton (Kinectrics Inc.), Steve Burany (Kinectrics Inc.), Samuel Peralta (Kinectrics Inc.), Lindsay Greenland (Ontario Power Generation),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06ADEPT – An Innovative Tool to Reduce Worker Exposure Using Virtual Job PlanningYury Verzilov (Kinectrics Inc.), Aamir Husain (Kinectrics Inc.), A. Trifanov (SoftBeam Ltd.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Flow-Accelerated Corrosion Entrance Effect in FeedersLan Sun (AECL Nuclear Laboratories), John Pietralik (AECL Nuclear Laboratories), Chris Schefski (AECL Nuclear Laboratories), Yuqing Ding (Atomic Energy of Canada Limited),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06The Use of OPEX (in the Form of Inspection Data) to Obtain Unanticipated Calandria Tube (CT) Ovality MeasurementsPaul J. Sedran (Canadian Power Utility Services Ltd.), Bill Rankin (New Brunswick Power Nuclear),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Lessons Learned from the NRU Vessel Leak Repair and Return to Service ProjectsPhyllis Heeney (AECL Nuclear Laboratories), Jennifer Turcotte (Atomic Energy of Canada Limited),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06NRU Light Water Reflector InspectionsRobert H. Lumsden (AECL Nuclear Laboratories), Ken R. Chaplin (AECL Nuclear Laboratories), N. Zahn (AECL Nuclear Laboratories), Nick W. Simpson (AECL Nuclear Laboratories),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Thermal Fatigue Screening Criteria for Identifying Susceptible Piping Components in CANDU® StationsQi Chen (AECL Nuclear Laboratories), Chris Schefski (AECL Nuclear Laboratories), S. Pentecost (AECL Nuclear Laboratories),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Fleet Wide Motor Asset Management ProgramRandal G. Rosemeier (Westinghouse Electric Company, LLC), Jai J. Moxie (Westinghouse Electric Company, LLC), William Mendez (Westinghouse Electric Company, LLC),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Regulatory PerspectiveMichael Binder (Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Canada's Response to FukushimaGary W. Newman (Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Feeder Replacement Program Configuration ManagementDan E. Pryor (Westinghouse Nuclear),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Configuration Management: Actions Taken Today Will Impact Plant Operations and Maintenance for the Next 30 YearsNikos Pontikakis (Candu Energy Inc.), Frank Torchia (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06OPG’s Approach to Equipment AbandonmentGary Albert (Ontario Power Generation),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Rigorous Fitness-for-Service Case Development – Selective Defuelling ProgramJason Goldberg (Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Essential ‘Ways-of-Working’ Features of 'Configuration Management for New-Build 2011' and 'Issue-Resolved Replication'Bill Schneider (Babcock & Wilcox Canada),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Proactive Pressure Relief System Management of Life Cycle and Ageing in Nuclear Power PlantsJosh Kolenc (Farris Engineering), Steve Ferrar (Farris Engineering), Sean Croxford (Farris Engineering), Steve Saunders (Farris Engineering),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Instrument Calibration Optimization at Bruce Power: ECI LoopsVinod Chugh (AMEC NSS), Mariela Angelova (AMEC NSS), Ranbir Parmar (AMEC NSS), Vivian Wang (AMEC NSS), Hong Xie (AMEC NSS), Joan Higgs (AMEC NSS), Jim Schut (Bruce Power), Ian Cruchley (Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Point Lepreau Primary Heat Transport Pump Wear Ring CrackingGeorge Licina (Structural Integrity Associates, Inc.), Bill Rankin (New Brunswick Power Nuclear),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Computer Modeling of In-Reactor Gamma-Ray Spectroscopy for Garter Spring Position DeterminationKrassimir Stoev (AECL Nuclear Laboratories), Stuart Craig (Atomic Energy of Canada Limited),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Improvement of the AGS Capability to Cater for Increased Background LeaksRuben Oris (Candu Energy Inc.), Jason Xu (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Phased Array Ultrasonic Inspection of Feeder Welds – Regulatory PerspectiveBlair Carroll (Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission), Ken Kirkhope (Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission), Lawrence Colligan (Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission), Burton Valpy (Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission), Jeff Stevenson (Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06SAFIRE – A Robotic Inspection System for CANDU® FeedersRob Buckingham (OC Robotics),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Bruce Power Circumferential Wet Scrape SystemDennis Kazimer (Bruce Power), Pascal Zulow (Kinectrics Inc.), Aaron Kratt (Kinectrics Inc.), Simon Berube (Kinectrics Inc.), Anthony Hamilton (Kinectrics Inc.), Kevin J. Maynard (Kinectrics Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Hybrid Monte Carlo Deterministic and Probabilistic Core Assessment for Flaws and Leak-Before-Break for CANDU® ReactorsDennis Kazimer (Bruce Power), Pascal Zulow (Kinectrics Inc.), Aaron Kratt (Kinectrics Inc.), Simon Berube (Kinectrics Inc.), Anthony Hamilton (Kinectrics Inc.), Kevin J. Maynard (Kinectrics Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Impact of Aging and Material Structure on CANDU® Plant PerformanceEric Nadeau (Candu Energy Inc.), John Ballyk (Candu Energy Inc.), Negin Ghalavand (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Environmental Effects on Making Artificial Specimens for Steam Generator Tube ECT DemonstrationJaesoo Lim (Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power Company), Yongseok Kang (Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power Company), Wangbae Kim (Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power Company), Sungwoo Kim (Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Scope Selection and ControlFrank Guglielmi (Ontario Power Generation),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Planning and SchedulingClaude Drouin (Director of Refurbishment, Gentilly-2, Hydro-Québec),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Execution and Lessons-LearnedJohn Soini (Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Gentilly-2 Refurbishment Postponed – First Cycle End of LifeDaniel Godin (Hydro-Québec, Centrale Nucléaire Gentilly-2), Denis Bérubé (Hydro-Québec, Centrale Nucléaire Gentilly 2), Michel Cantin (Hydro-Québec, Centrale Nucléaire Gentilly 2),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Placing Two Pickering Nuclear Units in Safe Storage – An OPG Success StoryMike Peckham (Ontario Power Generation),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Risk-Informed Ranking of Engineering ProjectsMikko Jyrkama (University of Waterloo), Mahesh Pandey (University of Waterloo),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Assessing and Managing Scope Expansion from Engineering to Commissioning the UpgradersAnnesley Hatton (SNC-Lavalin Inc.), Gretel Steinberg (SLN-Aecon),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Development of a CANDU® Industry Maintenance Guide – A 'Community of Practice' CompendiumPaul Von Hatten (Ontario Power Generation), Deny See Hoye (CANDU Owners Group),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Program Planning for Fuel Handling Protective Control System Refurbishment at Bruce PowerMehdi Madani (GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Inc.), Jason Giajnorio (GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Inc.), Thelma Richard (GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Inc.), Daniel Ho (GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Inc.), Walter Volk (GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Inc.), Andrew Ertel (Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Quantifying Uncertainty in Flow Accelerated Corrosion (FAC) PredictionsMikko Jyrkama (University of Waterloo), Mahesh Pandey (University of Waterloo),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Risk-Informed Disposition of Primary Heat Transport Piping Subject to Local Wall LossXinjian Duan (Candu Energy Inc.), Min Wang (Candu Energy Inc.), James Wang (Candu Energy Inc.), Michael Kozluk (Independent Consultant),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06In Reactor Measurements, Modeling and Assessments to Predict Liquid Injection Shutdown System Nozzles to Calandria Tube Time to ContactKobus Kirstein (Candu Energy Inc.), Daryl Kalenchuk (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Life Extension of CANDU® Reactor CoresJulian Millard (Candu Energy Inc.), Jeff Kerker (Bruce Power), Michael Albert (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Evolution of Aging Assessment MethodologiesRichard Dam (Candu Energy Inc.), Ralf Gold (Candu Energy Inc.), Laurie McCrea (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Statistical Modeling for Reactor Thermal Power Optimization in Bruce Power ReactorsVinod Chugh (AMEC NSS), Ovidiu Nainer (Bruce Power), Paul Sermer (AMEC NSS), Jun Stoklosa (Bruce Power), Keith Weaver (AMEC NSS), David Zobin (AMEC NSS),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06OPG's Plan for Nuclear Projects: The 'Engineer, Procure, Construct' ModelMark Elliott (Ontario Power Generation),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06EC6 for Darlington as a Managed-Enhancements Replication ProjectMike Soulard (Candu Energy Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Calandria and Shield Tank Assembly ReplacementRon Mottram (Bruce Power), Joshua Guin (MEC Nuclear Safety Solutions Limited),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Age and Condition Assessments for Fuel Handling SystemsGlen Pyke (GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Canada),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Planning for Success: Ensuring Material Availability to Execute Work on Time, Every TimeShawn Casemore (Casemore & Co.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Execution of a Chemical Compatibility Program During CANDU® Unit Refurbishment – Lessons LearnedRon Massey (AMEC NSS Limited), Linda Wang (Bruce Power), Vinod Chugh (AMEC NSS), Rod Nashiem (Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Challenges in New Containment Boundary for Refurbishing Unit(s) at a Multi-Unit CANDU® StationJ. Mike Francisco (AMEC NSS), Michelle Poei (Bruce Power), Cecilia Mucio (AMEC NSS), Vinod Chugh (AMEC NSS),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Advanced Instrumentation and Control Systems for CANDU® RefurbishmentVladimir Skylar (Research and Production Corporation Radiy), I. Bakhmach (Research and Production Corporation Radiy), V. Kharchenko (Research and Production Corporation Radiy), Anton Andrashov (Research and Production Corporation Radiy), O. Baranova (Research and Production Corporation Radiy),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06TopWorx/Go Switch New Generation Nuclear Qualified Proximity Position SensorsGreg Merrifield (Emerson TopWorx),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Major Rehabilitation of the Bruce A Heat Transport Heavy Water Upgrader and Effect on Overall Upgrader System and Tower Packing PerformanceRam Davloor (Bruce Power), Gretel Steinberg (SLN-Aecon), Anthony Busigin (NITEK USA Inc.), Salwan Saeed (Bruce Power),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Deployment of the Terminal Solid Solubility (TSS) Tool for Hydrogen Equivalent Concentration Measurements in Wolsong Unit 2Anthony Hamilton (Kinectrics Inc.), Steve Burany (Kinectrics Inc.), Andrew Wallace (Kinectrics Inc.), Kwang-il Kim (Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Company), Moonho Park (Gnest Inc.),Toronto, Canada
9th International Conference on CANDU® Maintenance2011December 04-06Condenser Plug Change-Out Program Nets Significant Operating Income IncreaseTed Brooks (EST Group/Curtiss-Wright Flow Control),Toronto, Canada