In nuclear power plant the fuel contain fissile component (U-235 and/or Pu- 239) that must be treated in order to be used.
Nuclear fuel undergoes a strict process to obtain the right material.
ALD France intervenes at different stage of this process and has a long experience in the heat treatment of the fuel pellet.
There are three main stages in the fabrication of the nuclear fuel structures used in LWRs and PHWRs:
Video about nuclear fuel fabrication from the WNTI.
Find more information about fuel production on the World Nuclear Transport Institute website and the World Nuclear Association website.
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