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Medior Mechanical & Piping Engineer

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Work environment

The Seism and Structural Integrity Group belongs to the Civil Works and Structural Integrity Competence Centre of Tractebel Engineering’s Nuclear Entity. It is in charge of the engineering and design of mechanical structure and components including seismic design in the field of the nuclear power plants and industries.

The Seism and Structural Integrity Group is in charge of the following disciplines:

  • Structural analysis and design specific to Nuclear Power Plants within the framework of new build, plant operation support and upgrade of existing nuclear installations for the Long-Term Operation
  • Fracture Mechanics studies
  • Ageing of structures and components
  • Analysis and / of design of component (such as pump, valves, supporting structures, …)
  • Piping calculation of existing or new structures including the supports
  • Design and calculation of anchorages
  • Seismic analysis of structures and components
  • Seismic margin assessment of existing structures (SMA, SPSA)
  • Seismic qualification of active components
  •   Mission  

  • You manage the various aspects of structural integrity of mechanical components related to both RCC-M and ASME Section III Codes for the construction/operation of existing or new nuclear power plants. You carry out all the calculations of the RCC-M and ASME mechanical and piping components (piping lines and supporting systems) and including Class 1, 2&3 components You conduct (and guide the other colleagues if necessary) Finite-Elements Studies for thermal and pressure fatigue evaluation of mechanical and piping components with respect to RCC-M and ASME Codes You are familiar with the use of the RCC-M and ASME Section III Codes and able to lead other colleagues in its application You are aware of all the different analyses : mechanical, thermal and pressure transients applicable to all Class 1 mechanical and piping components of nuclear units
  • You help our Client to safely restart their nuclear units through fast and judicious justification for continuation in case of alteration of the structural integrity of an RCC-M (or ASME) component
  • You take charge of the invitation to tender, the technical and economical comparison between bids; the awarding of contracts, the review of external studies
  • You conduct the technical and commercial follow up of the contracts, including interfaces management
  • You write component technical specifications (performances, scope of supply and limits of supply definition ,design requirements, applicable criteria to meet)
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