2nd Robot Enters Fukushima Unit 1 Containment

TEPCO is reporting that the second robot has been put into containment and made 6 of the 11 data stops on the second inspection route. This is roughly half way through the distance of the second route, noted in red on the graphic below.

They plan to resume work tomorrow morning.

 

Rough translation of the report in TEPCO’s daily press handout.:
4 / 15 ~ you are ready this time, from collecting further information of the reactor containment vessel internal clockwise Le purposes,
Begin investigation of the sort.

< Prior surveys (clockwise) actual >
-10: started on robots to the No. 00, 1 machine in the containment vessel
-11:15, robot reactor containment vessel grating on the arrival
-11:43, grating on driving for the survey started in
-15:43, in this survey point is 11 points out, six survey conducted

Introduction of robots to the No. 1 aircraft reactor storage containers inside is a unprecedented challenge, through survey data valuable.
Believe that you have for the future decommissioning work on big step. Was de
Stacked one by one computer, to the decommissioning work.

4 16 9:30 ~ to conduct further investigation.

http://www.tepco.co.jp/nu/fukushima-np/handouts/2015/images/handouts_150415_07-j.pdf

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