Experiment 1. FSS
Full scale seal experiment is a technological demonstration to be performed in full scale above surface by Andra and Nagra
Geometric dimensions :
The test box is 36.1 meters long.
The diameter of the experiment is 7.6 meters inside and 9 meters outside (without recesses).
The containment walls are 5 meters long and the swelling clay core is 13.5 meters long.
The construction began on October 2012 and are finished at the end of 2013.
The testing activities are planned to start 2013 and at the beginning of 2014.
The dismantling is planned for the end of 2015.
This Poster can be seen at FSS site and informs visitors about Experiment details.DOPAS FSS Poster in Saint Dizier D7 9 (pdf) (2.5 MB)