Sessions on Key Topic Decommissioning Experience & Waste Management Solutions, 7 and 8 May 2019

Focus Session: Post-operation and Decommissioning | Tuesday, 7 May 2019, 14:30 - 18:00

Coordinators: Dr. Erich Gerhards, PreussenElektra GmbH, Germany | Dr. Ralf Versemann, RWE Nuclear GmbH, Germany

Title Speaker

14:30

Rückbau der EnBW-Kernkraftwerke: Mit klarer Strategie, konsequenter Umsetzung und dialogorientierter Kommunikation zum Erfolg

Jörg Michels, Geschäftsführer, EnBW Kernkraft GmbH, Germany

15:00

Stand und Perspektiven des Rückbaus im EWN‐Konzern

Henry Cordes, Vorsitzender der Geschäftsführung, EWN Entsorgungswerk für Nuklearanlagen GmbH, Germany

15:30

Flottenansatz der PEL im Rückbau

Stephan Krüger, Bereichsleiter Rückbau, PreussenElektra GmbH, Germany

16:00

Break


16:30

Erreichen der Brennstofffreiheit und Abschluss der Primärkreisdekontaminationen – zwei wichtige Meilensteine im Bibliser Abbauprojekt

Horst Kemmeter, Leiter KKW Biblis, RWE Power AG, Germany

17:00

Erste Ergebnisse von Nachbestrahlungsuntersuchungen an Sonderbrennstäben

Dr. Arno Benen, Defueling & (Fuel-)Sales – Decommissioning Germany, Vattenfall Europe Nuclear Energy GmbH, Germany

17:30

Stilllegung Kernkraftwerk Mühleberg – Pionierrolle der BKW in der
Schweiz

Stefan Klute, Gesamtprojektleiter Stilllegung KKM. BKW, Switzerland

Dr. Philipp Hänggi, Dr. Patrick Miazza, Joachim Dux

18:00

End of Session



Subject to change.

This Session will be held in German with simultaneous English Translation.


 
 

Focus Session: Challenges of Safe Interim Storage Pending Readiness of the HLW Repository | Tuesday, 7 May 2019, 14:30 - 17:45

Coordinator: Dr. Wilhelm Hund, Head of R&D/Knowledge Management, Bundesgesellschaft für Endlagerung mbH (BGE), Germany

Title Speaker

14:30

Welcome and Keynote
Begrüßung und Ansprache

Dr. Wilhelm Hund, Head of R&D/Knowledge Management, Bundesgesellschaft für Endlagerung mbH (BGE), Germany

14:45

Interim Storage of Radioactive Waste in Germany
Zwischenlagerung in Deutschland

Dr. Michael Hoffmann, Head of Department Interim Storage, BGZ Gesellschaft für Zwischenlagerung mbH, Germany

15:20

Ageing Management for HLW
Alterungsmanagement für die Zwischenlagerung Wärme entwickelnder Abfälle

Dr. Heinz-Walter Drotleff, Nuclear Waste Management Commission (ESK), Germany

15:45

Discussion

Dr. Wilhelm Hund, BGE

16:00

Break


16:30

Updating Safety Requirements
Aktualisierung der Sicherheitsanforderungen

Dr. Lukas Schulte, Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), Germany

16:50

Status of the Site Selection Process for the HLW Repository: Geological Data and Methodology to Implement Criteria and Requirements
Standortauswahlverfahrens für ein HLW- Endlager: Geodaten und Methodik zur Anwendung von Kriterien und Anforderungen

Steffen Kanitz, Managing Director, Bundesgesellschaft für Endlagerung mbH (BGE), Germany

17:10

Vehicles of Public Participation. Finding Solutions in the Realm Between Acceptance and Consensus
Beteiligungsformen für eine Lösungsfindung zwischen Toleranz und gesellschaftlichem Konsens

Prof. Dr. Miranda Schreurs, Chair of the National Citizens’ Oversight Committee, Germany

17:30

Discussion

Dr. Wilhelm Hund, BGE

17:45

End of Session



Subject to change

This Session will be held in German with simultaneous English Translation.


 
 

Technical Session: Decommissioning of Nuclear Installations | Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 09:00

Chair of Review Committee and Keynote Coordinator: Dr. Martin Brandauer, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany | Keynote Coordinator: Thomas Seipolt, NUKEM Technologies Engineering Services GmbH, Germany

Title Speaker


Keynote
Overview on Decommissioning and Related R&D

Christine Georges, Head of Prospective and International
Development, French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA), France


Keynote
Decommissioning of Nuclear Power Plants – Success with a Definite Strategy, a Consequent Implementation and a Dialog Oriented Communication

Jörg Michels, Geschäftsführer, EnBW Kernkraft GmbH, Germany


Keynote
Japanese Status on Decommissioning

Prof. Satoshi Yanagihara, Professor for Nuclear Decommissioning, University of Fukui, Japan


Herausforderungen beim Transport von Großkomponenten

Helmut Alborn, Geschäftsführer, August Alborn GmbH & Co. KG , Germany


Contracting Innovation in Nuclear Decommissioning

Graham Alty, Pinsent Masons LLP, United Kingdom 


The Decommissioning and Waste Management programme of the European Commission Joint Research Centre

Stephane Bremier, European Commission - Joint Research Center,  Germany 


Removal of Non-Radioactive Residues from Supervision

Dr. Bernhard Bugenhagen, TÜV NORD EnSys GmbH & Co. KG, Germany 


Investigation of Process Emissions During Thermal Cutting of Clad Metals from the Nuclear Sector

Klaus Buettner, NUKEM Technologies Engineering Services GmbH,  Germany 


Vorstellung eines Separationssystems zur Behandlung von Sekundärabfällen der Wasser-Abrasiv-Suspensions-Schneidtechnik

Alexander Heneka, Karlsruhe Insitute of Technology (KIT), Germany  


Einsatz der eignungsgeprüften  Rohrkupplung STRAUB MGK3 mit Endkappe beim Rückbau von Rohrleitungssystemen in deutschen Kernkraftwerken

Arno Hentschel, PreussenElektra GmbH, Germany 


QUIVERS FOR NON STANDARD FUEL RODS - First dispatch campaign completed

Bernhard Kühne GNS Gesellschaft für Nuklear-Service mbH, Germany 


Arc Saw Segmentation of Nuclear Components

Thomas LaGuardia, LaGuardia & Associates, LLC, USA 


Untersuchungen zum Abtrag asbesthaltiger Spachtelmasse mittels Feucht-Sandstrahlen

Simone Müller, Karlsruhe Insitute of Technology (KIT), Germany


Radiological Characterization of a Large Component as Basis for its Decommissioning

Dr. Luc Schlömer , WTI Wissenschaftlich Technische-Ingenieurberatung GmbH, Germany


Dose Assessment for the Workers Performing the Dismantling of a VVR-S Nuclear Research Reactor Block

Dr. Carmen Tuca Horia Hulubei, National Institute for Physics and Nuclear Engineering, Romania 


Subject to change. In alphabetical order.



Detailed session programme will be announced.



This Session will be held in German/English with simultaneous translation.


 
 

Technical Session: Radioactive Waste Management, Storage and Disposal | Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 09:00

Chair of Review Committee: Dr. Alexander Zulauf, NUKEM Technologies Engineering Services GmbH, Germany | Keynote Coordinator: Dr. Anke Traichel, EWN Entsorgungswerk für Nuklearanlagen GmbH, Germany

Title Speaker


Keynote
Waste Treatment/Immobilization and Management at a Glance

Prof Michael I. Ojovan, Imperial College London, Visiting Professor, United Kingdom (Tbc)


Keynote
Optimierte Behälter- und Verpackungsplanung für schwach- und mittelradioaktive Abfälle

Dr. Anton Philipp Anthofer, Group Manager Nuclear
Services, VPC GmbH, Germany (Tbc)


Keynote
Experiences from a Decommission Project Regarding Packaging and Optimization

Karsten Beier, Head of Department Project Management/
Disposal, EWN Entsorgungswerk für Nuklearanlagen GmbH, Germany (Tbc)

Ralf Borchardt, Director Projects, EWN Entsorgungswerk
für Nuklearanlagen GmbH, Germany (Tbc)


CASTOR® geo and the GNS CLU System - Customized High Capacity Dry Storage Solution

Dr. Linus Bettermann,  GNS Gesellschaft für Nuklear-Service mbH, Germany 


KTA 3604 - A new guideline for inspections on radioactive waste packages in storage facilities

Dr. Wolfgang Botsch, TÜV NORD EnSys GmbH & Co. KG, Germany


Heterogeneous Activity Distributions – The Crisis in Radiological Characterization and its Solution

Dr. Martin Dürr, AiNT GmbH, Germany 


QUANTOM - Non-destructive Scanning of Waste Packages for Material Description and Plausibility Check

Dr. Andreas Havenith, AiNT GmbH, Germany  


Westinghouse Mobile Cementation Unit CURE for Liquid Low-level and Intermediate-level Active Waste

Andreas Kalk, Westinghouse Electric Germany GmbH, Germany 


40 Years of CASTOR® - A Success Story from the first Commissioning to Final Defueling

Michael Köbl,GNS Gesellschaft für Nuklear-Service mbH, Germany 


Research at BAM for Evaluating Long Term Safety of Container Systems and Components

Dr. Anja Kömmling , Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM), Germany 


Leading German Technologies for Fuel Service

Dr. Celine Lascar, Framatome GmbH, Germany 


Application of 3D Thermal Analyses for Loading and Unloading Procedures of Spent Fuel Casks to Ensure Admissible Temperatures in Fuel Rods

Dr. Thorsten Neuhaus, TÜV NORD EnSys GmbH & Co. KG,  Germany 


Intermediate Storage Evaluation for Graphite and Aluminium Wastes Resulted from a VVR-Type Research Reactor Decommissioning

Dr. Alexandru Octavian Pavelescu, "Horia Hulubei" National Institute for R&D in Physics and Nuclear Engineering, Romania 


CASTOR® MTR3: Development of a Dual Purpose Cask for Research Reactors

Diana Romanowski, GNS Gesellschaft für Nuklear-Service mbH,  Germany 


Material Flow Management during the Dismantling of Nuclear Power Plants

Johannes Schubert,VPC GmbH,  Germany 


Radiological Characterization of Waste: from Free Release Measurements up to the Measurement of High Active Waste

Dr. Marina Sokcic Kostic, NUKEM Technologies Engineering Services GmbH, Germany


Subject to change. In alphabetical order.



Detailed session programme to be announced.



This Session will be held in German/Englisch with simultaneous translation.