Replacement of MSRs at Asco Nuclear Power Plant, Spain
ALE has successfully performed the unloading and internal movements of four MSRs at Ascó Nuclear Power Plant in Spain.
The new 105t MSRs were received at the temporary storage area where ALE unloaded them from the road trailers they’d been transported on using a 4 x 60t capacity climbing system and jacked them up onto temporary supports and transport beams. The four old MSRs, each weighing 90t, were removed from inside the turbine building of Unit 1 of the plant using 2 x 10 SPTs and transported to the scrap depot. The new MSRs were then moved from the storage area up to the turbine building using the