Transport

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Moving higly contaminating and radioactive
materials inside a site or on public roads.

Transport casks are shielded containers for the transfer and transport
of high activity and contaminating materials.


Getinge La Calhène supplies two types of transport cask: PADIRAC and AGNES, each with 
integrated DPTE® double door system for safe transfer without breaking confinement.

Getinge La Calhène - PADIRAC shielded transport cask
PADIRAC Cask

A shock-resistant, fire-resistant transportation shell is used to ship PADIRAC and AGNES shielded
casks on public roads. This shell, in conformity with IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency)
international transport regulations, eliminates the risk of radioactivity and contamination after accidental
situations (standard test includes a nine-meter drop and a 800°C fire lasting 30 minutes).