The Swedish nuclear power plant Forsmark is one of the largest power plants in Sweden, producing approximately 25 TWh per year. The reactors are built to last for at least 40 years, provided a responsibly maintenance.
At the moment several large projects are ongoing at Forsmark. Among other things they are reviewing their way of handling security issues, which is an important part concerning investments and actions taken in the facilities.
Here are some examples of the current projects at Forsmark: Document handling is a very important issue at all Swedish nuclear power plants, and Forsmark is no exception. Therefore they have started a project to make the document handling more effective, so it will become:
- Quality checked
At Forsmark they are making inventory of systems and components in the facilities concerning factors affecting their service life, focusing on the function. The goal is to compile a plan giving guidance and recommendations for future maintenance and regeneration.
Among other things, the project is focusing on:
- Current status of the equipment
- Operation experiences
- Performed actions for regeneration
- Planned regeneration
- Factors affecting the service life
- Changed demands
- Access to new technology