Spent Fuel Interim Storage Facility

"Transportation" of spent fuel from the nuclear power plant to medium-term storage, "storage" at the medium-term storage facility, and "re-transportation" from the medium-term storage facility to the reprocessing facility. Hitachi has developed Transport and Storage Dual Purpose Metal Cask product for these three functions that combines long-term reliability with good economics.

Image at atomic fuel cycle
From Federation of Electric Power Companies web site (partially modified)

Interim storage facility
Interim storage facility
(From Recyclable-Fuel Storage Company web site)

Transport and Strage Dual Purpose Metal Cask

Transport and Strage Dual Purpose Metal Cask
Transport and Strage Dual Purpose Metal Cask