BWR Plant Buildings


The layout of two typical BWR facilities are illustrated below. The latter diagram, an imagemap, may load slowly and links to considerably more detail on the NRC site. If you click on an area, the diagram will enlarge and identify components and equipment in the area.

Teollisuuden Voima Oy - TVO 1/2 Station; Olkiluoto Island, Finland (not currently available-site being upgraded)

Courtesy TVO

Nebraska Public Power District - Cooper Station; Brownville, Nebraska

Courtesy US Nuclear Regulatory Commission and Nebraska Public Power District

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