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SFC Reports & SFC Dimensions

 

Special Form Container Certificates and Reports:

Model I - IAEA Certification not developed

Model I SFC Report

Model I Certificate of Conformance

Model II - IAEA Certificate No. USA/0696/S

Model II SFC Report

Model II Certificate of Conformance

Model III - IAEA Certificate No. USA/0695/S

Model III SFC Report

Model III Certificate of Conformance


 

Special Form Container Dimensions:

SFC Model

Internal Height

Overall Length

ID

OD

Weight (g)

Content Weight Limit (g)

Approx. Unit Cost (USD)*

Model I Type 2

4.18"

7.0"

1.0"

2.0"

2389

300

$1600

Model I Type 4

0.18"

3.0"

1.0"

2.0"

1165

80

$1400

Model I Type 5

1.18"

4.0"

1.0"

2.0"

1475

235

$1500

Model I Type 6

2.18"

5.0"

1.0"

2.0"

1781

390

$1500

Model II

8.5"

11.75"

2.062"

3.0"

6290

2500

$2000

Model III

4.0"

7.0"

1.5"

2.5"

3353

1000

$2200

Model III-2

8.75"

11.75"

1.5"

2.5"

5303

1700

$2500

 

*The cost per unit above is subject to change and may vary depending on amount of items purchased from the manufacturer, tax, shipping costs.

These Special Form Containers cannot be purchased directly from OSRP. However, they may be obtained from OSRP, with replacement items being purchased directly from the manufacturer for delivery to Los Alamos. Use the "Replacement Special Form Capsule Order Form" to request replacements.

 

References and information:

  • Note: Any radioactive sources sealed within LANL Special Form Container outside the presence of two or more fully trained OSRP personnel shall not be accepted to the OSRP recovery/disposal program and remain the responsibility of their owner. Furthermore, culpability for improper content loading, closure, use, or transport of LANL Special Form Container remain the responsibility of the source owner or their broker.
  • All assemblers of LANL Special Form Containers under certificates USA/0695/S and USA/0696/S must register their organization and QA program with the U.S. Dept. of Transportation as stated in Condition 5 of the special form certificate. For details and process, contact Mr. James Williams, USDOT

    James.Williams@dot.gov.

  • Assemblers are also required to obtain and document function-specific training per 49 CFR 172.704. For example, training specifically designed to include Protocols for Proper Loading and Closure of LANL Special Form Containers is required.
  • For more information on SFCs, contact Cristy Abeyta at 505-667-4711.

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