Transportation Casks R76

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Certified by IAEA, UN No. 2917 - Highly radioactive waste in Type B (M) packages by road - ADR.

Certified by IAEA, UN No. 3329- Radioactive waste in Type B (M) packages, fissile; by road-ADR.

1 Manufactured copy


Type B(M) packaging used in France for the transport of "historic" metal, mineral and organic waste, contaminated, highly and moderately irradiated.

ASN approvals for road transport of TRU technological waste.

  • Designed for transporting 2 to 5 drums from 60L to 200L.
  • Versatile inner basket with shielded lid that ensures low radiation levels for loading and unloading operations
  • Resistant to very high internal pressures allowing simplified management of radiolysis and thermolysis during transport. This model has been tested and is resistant to hydrogen explosion in the containment enclosure.
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Here are all the specifications regarding the transportation casks R76.

Main packaging dimensions:

(with covers)
  • Height: 2215mm (7.3')
  • Diameter: 2210mm (7.3')
  • Total mass (laden): 21,150 kg (44,120 lbs)

Loading capacities

  • Cavity height: 655 mm (2.15’)
  • Cavity diameter: 1,100 mm (3.6’)
  • Permissible mass: 920 kg (2,030 lbs)
  • Maximum activity: 36,000 A2 / 100 A2/kg
  • Maximum γ activity: 125 TBq (Co60 equivalent)

Biological protections:

(lead equivalent)
  • Lateral: 185 mm (7,3’’)

Certifications :

(France + Validations abroad)
  • UN 3329 - Type B(M) Fissile: ADR