The AGNES shielded container is a secure solution for a highly specific application : transport of irradiated fuel elements. These may be loaded under water and unloaded in an alpha, beta or gamma containment without breaking the gamma protection and the alpha seal of the DPTE® Double Door transfer system.
AGNES has been designed to comply with IAEA regulations for the transport of highly contaminated material in very safe conditions.
Equipped with a DPTE® Double Door inner container
May be loaded under water
Inner container provides excellent heat exchange with the shielded containment
Thermal and mechanical protection
Double envelope and thermal insulation
Top covers with energy absorbent spacers to protect against shock