18 Nov, 2015
Interfacing the thermal hydraulics advanced models with MELCOR severe accident codes, a complex integration
29 Sep, 2015
A PC suffices to get the students to interact with a plant or system simulator with accurate physical data. Statement by an instructor from CORYS, Camille Bonnard.
23 Jul, 2015
Flat screens are becoming increasingly large, and cheaper, too; as a result, they are tending to replace the projection systems used in transport simulators. However, projectors still offer some major benefits. The following five considerations can ...
12 Dec, 2014
CORYS is extending its range of PC-based training resources to enrich classroom training and accelerate simulator-based training. The resources feature all the key topics: basic principles, the detailed workings of systems, and abnormal and ...
24 Oct, 2014
The delivery of a flooding model as part of the training simulator for the Monticello nuclear power plant in Minnesota is a technical first. The aim is to prepare operators for this natural hazard – one that is being monitored very closely by the ...
12 Sep, 2014
Bohunice marks CORYS’ second simulator renovation for a VVER 440 power plant. This large-scale project included new neutronic and thermal-hydraulic models.
12 Mar, 2014
Passenger simulation reaches an unprecedented degree of realism and accuracy, introducing dozens of different people waiting on a platform, getting on and off trains, blocking a door, getting a bag accidentally stuck in it, and more.
10 Jan, 2014
In a world first, EDF will be equipping its 900 MW and 1300 MW sites with fullscale simulators equipped with fully digital control rooms, to be used for operator training. These high-fidelity copies of the control room will significantly reduce the ...
11 Aug, 2012
An increasing number of CORYS’ 550 transport simulators have been upgraded to include Communication Based Train Control (CBTC) systems. This technology is now becoming widespread – and in many cases mandatory – in Europe (ERTMS) and the US (PTC). Here ...
02 Aug, 2012
The 3D Matrix images have now been deployed on renovated simulators, and will be supplied as standard on all CORYS simulators. Whether the destination is Ireland, Australia or Brazil, the reasons are the same: improving trainee immersion and ...