Radiochemical laboratories

Supply and installation (including appropriate documentation and training) of Radiochemical laboratories

Project parties

Client: Nuclear Physics Institute CAS, Husinec-Řež, Czech Republic

General Contracthor: NUVIA a.s., Czech Republic

Project challenges

Delivery of many components within a highly sophisticated workplace

System for fully automated processing of solid state cyclotron targets

A unique pipeline mail system that allows radioactive material to be transported without human intervention to the hot cell for remote processing


The delivery consisted of the following items:

  • Semi Hot Cells
  • HPLC – high performance liquid chromatography with DAD, radio and MS detector
  • Gamma spectrometer with HPGe detector with accessories
  • Target systems and landing gear for landline targets
  • Radiochemical hoods
  • Tube mail
  • Automated separation system for landline targets
  • Alpha radiation spectrometer with Si detectors with surface barrier
  • Technical and operational background
  • Ionization chambers
  • Analytical scales
  • Stations for clean water production
  • IT – computer stations and data backup system
  • Dose monitoring
  • Surface Contamination Meter
  • Manual dose rate probe

Country: Czech Republic

Site: Nuclear Physics Institute CAS, Husinec-Řež, object 231


Key figures

  • 2017