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CHT Builds Steel Storage Canisters for Used Nuclear Fuel

March 04, 2016

How is used nuclear fuel safely transported from the nuclear reactor and stored? Find out with a look at Columbiana Hi Tech’s (CHT)103,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Kernersville, N.C.

CHT’s state-of-the-art component fabrication facility and central machine shop produces dry shielded canisters (DSCs) for the safe and secure storage of used nuclear fuel at nuclear power facilities across the United States.

Columbiana Hi Tech fabricates the stainless steel components and cylinder shells for AREVA’s high-quality and proven DSCs for its advanced horizontal storage system, called NUHOMS (r).

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