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[Leaned crane] Tepco “A third person possibly touched the joint part intentionally”

Following up this article..Leaned crane was brand new to be in operation in Fukushima plant [URL]   On 9/24/2013, Tepco announced they assume the accident was caused by the trouble

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Leaned crane was brand new to be in operation in Fukushima plant

Following up this article..Leaned crane at reactor3 had annual inspection only 3 months ago and daily test in the beginning of the day [URL]   In the press conference of

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Leaned crane at reactor3 had annual inspection only 3 months ago and daily test in the beginning of the day

Following up this article..Tepco “The leaned crane wasn’t damaged by high level of radiation” [URL] In the press conference of 9/6/2013, Tepco stated it had the annual visual inspection this

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Tepco “The leaned crane wasn’t damaged by high level of radiation”

Following up this article..[Video] Crane leaned down at Reactor3 [URL]   In the press conference of 9/6/2013, Tepco commented about the leaned crane with the cracked joint part. The spokesman

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[Video] Crane leaned down at Reactor3

According to Tepco, the remote controlling 600 tones crawler crane leaned down beside reactor3. Tepco reports it didn’t cause any damage on reactor3 building, data shows no abnormality. The cause

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Oil still leaking from crane vehicle of Fukushima plant, fire department “leakage of dangerous substances”

Following up this article..Oil leakage from 25 tones crane vehicle in Fukushima nuclear plant [URL] According to Tepco, they still haven’t stopped the oil leakage yet. It’s still dripping every

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Tepco completed steel frame of reactor4 cover to start installing fuel removing crane

According to Tepco, they completed building the steel frame of reactor4 cover on 5/29/2013. The construction was started on 1/8/2013. In order to remove the fuel assemblies from SFP4, they

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Tepco crane picked up the skimmer surge tank hatch by mistake during debris removal of reactor3

According to Tepco,Tepco mis-operated to have a crane pick up the hatch of skimmer surge tank of reactor3. On 4/18/2013, they were removing the debris caused by the explosion from

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Tepco to start installing the steel beam framing for the fuel removal of reactor4 “4,210 tones”

On 1/8/2013, Tepco will start the installation of the steel beam framing for the fuel removal of reactor4. Steel beam materials to be used – Framework supporting the crane: 87

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7m and 470kg of steel frame dropped into the SFP of reactor3, “566 fuel assemblies are in the pool”

About 11:05 of 9/22/2012, Tepco dropped a steel frame of 7m long and 470kg into the SFP of reactor3. 514 assemblies of spent fuel and 52 fuel assemblies are kept