According to Articles 22 and 24 of the Law of Ukraine “On Nuclear Energy Use and Radiation Safety” and with the aim of improving the regulatory and legal documents regulating nuclear and radiation safety of nuclear installations, the regulation “Requirements for Seismic Resistance Design and Evaluation of Seismic Safety of Ukrainian NPPs: NP 306.2.208-2016” was developed. The paper presents modern requirements included into NP 306.2.208-2016. The emphasis was done on new requirements that were not previously available in PNAE G-006-87, but should be taken into account both in the design of new NPP units and in the assessment/reassessment of seismic resistance of operating units.
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3. NP 306.2.141–2008. General Safety Provisions for Nuclear Power Plants [NP 306.2.141–2008. Zahalni polozhennia bezpeky atomnykh stantsii], State Nuclear Regulatory Inspectorate of Ukraine, 53 p. (Ukr)
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5. DBN V.1.1-12:2014. Construction in Seismic Regions of Ukraine [DBN V.1.1-12:2014. Budivnytstvo u seismichnykh raionakh Ukrainy], Kyiv, Ministry of Regional Development of Ukraine, 2014, 110 p. (Ukr)
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7. Seismic Hazards in Site Evaluation for Nuclear Installations, IAEA Specific Safety Guide No. SSG-9, Vienna, 2010.
8. DSTU-B-V.1.1-28:2010. Protection against Hazardous Geological Processes, Harmful Operational Impacts, Fire. Seismic Intensity Scale [DSTU-B-V.1.1–28:2010. Zakhyst vid nebezpechnykh heolohichnykh protsesiv, shkidlyvykh ekspluatatsiinykh vplyviv, vid pozhezhi. Shkala seismichnoi intensyvnosti], Kyiv, Ministry of Regional Development of Ukraine, 2010, 60 p. (Ukr)
9. Ryzhov, D.I., Shugailo, Ol-i.P., Shugailo, Ol-r.P., Buryak, R Ya., Khamrovska, L.V., Krytska, N.I (2012), “Review of State-of-the-Art International Approaches to Seismic Design and Seismic Safety Assessment of NPP Units” [Ohliad suchasnykh mizhnarodnykh pidkhodiv do seismostiikoho proektuvannia ta otsinky seismichnoi nebezpeky enerhoblokiv AES], Nuclear and Radiation Safety, No. 4, pp. 23—26. (Ukr)
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11. DBN V.2.6-198:2014. Steel Structures. Design Standards. [DBN V.2.6–198:2014. Stalevi konstruktsii. Normy proektuvannia], Kyiv, Ministry of Regional Development of Ukraine, 199 p. (Ukr)
12. PNAE G-7-002-86. Standards for Strength Calculation of NPP Equipment and Piping [PNAE G-7-002-86. Normy raschiota na prochnost oborudovaniia i truboprovodov atomnykh energeticheskikh ustanovok], Moscow, Energoatomizdat, 1989, 454 p. (Rus)
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