Casks for Spent Fuel and High Level Waste

GNS has developed and manufactured a variety of Casks for High Level Waste and Spent Fuel.

In Germany:

Location Cask Type Loaded

Centralized Interim Storage Facilities:

Ahaus (owned and operated by GNS) CASTOR® THTR/AVR 305
CASTOR® V/19 3
CASTOR® V/52 3
CASTOR® MTR 2 18
Gorleben (owned and operated by GNS) CASTOR® IIa 1
TS28V 1
CASTOR® Ic 1
CASTOR® V/19 3
CASTOR® HAW 20/28 CG 74
CASTOR® HAW28M 21
Lubmin (owned and operated by EWN) CASTOR® 440/84 61
CASTOR® 440/84 mvK 1
CASTOR® KRB-MOX 3
TLB Ic (loaded with LLW and ILW) 4
CASTOR® KNK 4
CASTOR® HAW 20/28 CG 5

Interim Storage Facilities at German NPP Sites:

Biblis KWB CASTOR® V/19 74
Brokdorf KBR   CASTOR® V/19 29
Brunsbüttel KKB CASTOR® V/52 11
Emsland KLE CASTOR® V/19 38
Grafenrheinfeld KKG CASTOR® V/19 21
Grohnde KWG CASTOR® V/19 30
Gundremmingen KGG CASTOR® V/52 48
Isar KKI CASTOR® V/19 26
CASTOR® V/52 9
Krümmel  CASTOR® V/52 29
Neckarwestheim GKN CASTOR® V/19 53
Philippsburg KKP CASTOR® V/19 29
CASTOR® V/52 29
Unterweser KKU CASTOR® V/19 27

Storage Facility at German Research Centre:

Jülich CASTOR® THTR/AVR 152


Abroad:

Country Location Cask Type Loaded
Belgium Belgoprocess-Mol CASTOR® BR3 7
Bulgaria Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant CONSTOR® 440/84 8
Lithuania Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant CASTOR® RBMK 20
CONSTOR® RBMK 1500 98
CONSTOR® RBMK 1500/M2 3
South Africa Koeberg Nuclear Power Station CASTOR® X/28F 4
Switzerland ZWILAG Würenlingen CASTOR® HAW 20/28 CG 5
CASTOR® HAW28M 6
CASTOR® Ic-Diorit 1
Czech Republic Dukovany Power Station CASTOR® 440/84 60
CASTOR® 440/84M 25
Temelin Power Station CASTOR® 1000/19 31
USA Department of Energy (DOE),
Idaho Falls
CASTOR® V/21 1
Department of Energy (DOE),
Hanford, Washington
CASTOR® GSF 6
GNS 12 2
Surry Power Station, Virginia CASTOR® V/21 25
CASTOR® X/33 1


Cited: October 2016