Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Science and Technology of Nuclear Installations
Volume 2019, Article ID 6789506, 13 pages
Research Article

Logistical Simulation Modeling for Planning a Soil Remediation Process

KEPCO International Nuclear Graduate School, 658-91 Haemaji-ro, Seosaeng-myeon, Ulju-gun, Ulsan 54014, Republic of Korea

Correspondence should be addressed to Chang-Lak Kim;

Received 15 November 2018; Revised 11 March 2019; Accepted 9 April 2019; Published 2 May 2019

Guest Editor: Rema Abdulaziz

Copyright © 2019 David Kessel et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. International Atomic Energy Agency, Integrated Approach to Planning the Remediation of Sites Undergoing Decommissioning, IAEA, Vienna, Austria, 2009.
  2. B. Seo, I. Kim, J. Nam et al., Development of Decommissioning, Decontamination and Remediation Technology for Nuclear Facilities Development of Site Remediation Technology for Decommissioning and Contaminated Site, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, KAERI/RR-4233/2016, 2017.
  3. Nuclear Energy Agency, Nuclear Site Remediation and Restoration during Decommissioning of Nuclear Installations, OECD Publishing, NEA No. 7192, 2014.
  4. Electric Power Research Institute, Power Reactor Decommissioning Experience, Palo Alto, Calif, USA, 2008.
  5. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Technology Reference Guide for Radioactively Contaminated Media, 2007.
  6. C. Cameselle, S. Gouveia, D. E. Akretche, and B. Belhadj, “Advances in electrokinetic remediation for the removal of organic contaminants in soils,” Organic Pollutants - Monitoring, Risk and Treatment, 2013. View at Google Scholar
  7. J. Heilala, J. Montonen, P. Jarvinen et al., “Developing simulation-based Decision Support Systems for customer-driven manufacturing operation planning,” in Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference - (WSC 2010), pp. 3363–3375, Baltimore, MD, USA, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  8. G.-N. Kim, S.-S. Lee, D.-B. Shon, K.-W. Lee, and U.-S. Chung, “Development of pilot-scale electrokinetic remediation technology to remove 60Co and 137Cs from soil,” Journal of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry, vol. 16, no. 6, pp. 986–991, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  9. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Soil Washing/Soil Flushing Volume 3, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, EPA 542-B-93-012, 1993.
  10. G.-N. Kim, S.-S. Kim, and J.-W. Choi, “Removal of 137cs from contaminated soil using pilot electrokinetic decontamination equipment,” International Journal of Environmental and Agriculture Research, vol. 3, no. 1, p. 7, 2017. View at Google Scholar
  11. Electrokinetic Separation, The Federal Remediation Technology Roundtable (FRTR), 2018,
  12. C. W. Alexander, “Discrete event simulation for batch processing,” in Proceedings of the 2006 Winter Simulation Conference, pp. 1929–1934, Monterey, Calif, USA, 2006. View at Scopus
  13. G. Dottavio, M. F. Andrade, F. Renard, and V. Cheutet, “Logistical optimization of nuclear waste flows during decommissioning,” International Journal of Environmental Ecological and Engineering, vol. 10, no. 10, p. 6, 2016. View at Google Scholar
  14. R. Thompson and S. McCann, “The application of simulation modeling in nuclear decommissioning,” in Proceedings of the WM2010 Conference, p. 7, AZ, Tucson, USA, 2010.
  15. G. H. Tompkins, D. E. Kornreich, R. Y. Parker, A. C. Koehler, J. M. Gonzales-Lujan, and R. J. Burnside, “Dynamic radiation dose visualization in discrete-event nuclear facility simulation models,” in Proceedings of the 2004 Winter Simulation Conference, pp. 472–478, Washington, DC, USA, December 2004. View at Scopus
  16. FlexSim User Manual, Flexsim Software Products, Inc., 2017.
  17. “Soil Texture Calculator | NRCS Soils,”