Survey launched at Fukushima I in preparation for reactor building decontamination
May. 15, 2012
[Tepco] began on May 14 a survey required in advance of decontaminating inside the unit 1-3 reactor buildings of the Fukushima I nuclear power station. It will use a robot equipped with a gamma camera to determine the radiation sources and the condition of contamination.
The survey will be the first step in preparing for the decommissioning of the Fukushima I reactors. It will collect information required for locating and repairing leaks in the containment vessels. [...]
Published: May 17th, 2012 at 10:59 am ET