INES directory

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Event date Location Incident INES level
2001-08-09 SCRAPYARD New equipment with CO-60 in steel flanges in non-nuclear research institute 1
2001-07-19 BARSEBECK-2 Underdimensioned rupture disc installed in the FILTRA-system 1
2001-07-10 NUCLEAR RESEARCH INST., REZ Contamination of workers during dismantling of alpha dry glove boxes 2
2001-07-03 Jewometaal, Rotterdam-Botlek Unshielded strontium-90 source found at scrapyard 2
2001-06-30 S.C. Forever/ Calan Unauthorized dismantling of a furnace containing Co-60 radioactive sources 1
2001-06-22 PAKS-2 Fire in the A110/2 cable corridor
2001-06-20 RINGHALS-2 Incorrect calculation of an algorithm in overload protection devices for local power distribution at Ringhals 2 NPP. 1
2001-05-15 TIHANGE-1 Fan belt catching fire in the auxiliary building without consequences
2001-04-11 ROVNO-2 Shut down of Rovno NPP unit 2 because of fall of a crane's boom 1
2001-04-04 DUNGENESS-B1 UNIT A Discovery of an Interlock Defeat applied to the Fuelling Machine d/P/dT Protection system without application 1
2001-04-02 DAMPIERRE-4 Wrong positioning of fuel assemblies in the reactor vessel during refuelling operations 2
Risk of recirculation system valves becoming jammed in 5 NPPs 2
2000-12-28 HELLENIC STEEL PRODUCTION CO. Radioactive source found in scrap recycling facility in Greece 1
2000-12-04 SAPHYMO Loss of a radioactive package between Orange (84-France) and Thrion-Gardals (28-France) 1
2000-11-28 CIS BIO INTERNATIONAL Loss of a radioactive package between Roissy (France) and Athens (Greece) airports 1
2000-11-28 NARORA-1 Forced shutdown of Narora Unit-1 due to unavailability of make up water
2000-11-24 TRICASTIN-3 Successive events in operation during reactor restart 2
2000-11-13 CIS BIO INTERNATIONAL Loss of a radioactive Type-A package containing 30,8 GBq of Thallium 201 between Paris-Roissy (France) and Budapest (Hungary) airports 1
2000-10-16 EUREX Flooding event at the EUREX facility 1
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