PTAN Manufacturing visual examinations
Guideline about the execution of manufacturing visual examinations requested by the hazard analysis.
Application: level 1,2 or 3 pressure equipment
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This document establishes a methodological referential defining and addressing the execution of the MVEs (Manufacturing Visual Examinations) performed by the Fabricant, within the framework of the design and manufacture of nuclear pressure equipment submitted to regulation  and  and manufactured as per the RCC-M code .
 Decree 2016-799 dated July 1st, 2015 relating to risked products and equipment, section 12
 Order dated December 30th, 2015 relating to nuclear pressure equipment modified on September 3rd, 2018
 RCC-M Design and Construction rules for Mechanical Components of PWR nuclear islands, 2018 and later editions
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PTAN Manufacturing visual examinationsGuideline about the execution of manufacturing visual examinations requested by the hazard analysis
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