Our services at a glance
Functional test / in-service inspection
TÜV SÜD reviews the test specifications, manages in-service inspections and tests, and evaluates the test results.
We provide assessment of NPP maintenance concepts for accuracy and compliance, ongoing verification of concepts after modifications, and supervision of functional tests taking into account risk-informed approaches.
Integrated plant inspection
Our experts inspect the overall plant as well as special facilities, discussing any irregularities with the operator to determine subsequent strategies.
We assess the evaluation, root cause analysis and prevention measures generated by operators to confirm that they are correct, plausible and appropriate.
We review the correct evaluation and modification after notices from external reporting systems.
TÜV SÜD provides advisory for the set up and application of ageing management, which covers aging of components or buildings, fatigue assessment and decisions regarding replacement.
We accompany operators during the set up and application of safety management, and assist in an advisory role.
Our services include safety assessments of core design, inspection of core loading, and inspection and assessment of new fuel elements and fuel element manufacturing.
We support cold and hot commissioning with review of test specifications set by the operators.
TÜV SÜD reviews and consults on operational procedures and documentation containing all general provisions for plant operation including severe accident management guidelines.