Winfrith (United Kingdom)

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SGHWR 90 MW closed since 1990

Facilities in Winfrith

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WinfrithSGHWR196319671990
1989-10-28

Shut down because of high humidity in the core vault, an enclosed zone around the channel assemblies and calandria.The leak was different from those usually occuring, which come from flange, valve glands etc. (recurrent)