Summary Report of the 485th RSK Meeting

Date: 
2016-06-22

The RSK decided to concretise the statement on monitoring of know-how and motivation loss and appropriate measures for strengthening the motivation and maintaining know-how in the nuclear energy sector (Monitoring von Know-How- und Motivationsverlust und geeignete Maßnahmen zur Stärkung von Motivation und Know-How-Erhalt im Kernenergiesektor) and to reopen discussions on this statement. The RSK noted with approval the report of the Committee on REACTOR OPERATION (RB) on reportable event ME 13/065 concerning oil release on a main coolant pump and consequential oil evaporation on hot surfaces with local flame formation (Ölfreisetzung an einer Hauptkühlmittelpumpe und damit verbundener Ölverdunstung an heiß werdenden Oberflächen mit lokaler Flammenbildung) at the KKE plant on 27.10. 2013. The discussion on the statement on evaluating the implementation of RSK recommendations in response to Fukushima (Bewertung der Umsetzung von RSK-Empfehlungen im Nachgang zu Fukushima) was continued.