Reactor 2’s Platform has 3 Holes

reactor-2-platform-3-trous-feb-15-2017

 

Tepco released a new image of the reactor 2: at least three holes in the platform and still no corium.

The platform is made of metal (grating), just below the tank, intended to access the control rods. The bottom of the containment is a little over 3 m below.

reactor 2 15 feb 2017.jpg

 

Tepco’s document in Japanese:

http://www.tepco.co.jp/nu/fukushima-np/handouts/2017/images1/handouts_170215_08-j.pdf