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One by one, the segments arrive

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Late January, six large steel elements of the ITER cryostat left the port of Hazira, India for their voyage to ITER. They represent the first tier of the cryostat lower cylinder.

The first segment was delivered on 28 February to the ITER site;  the remaining five will follow the same route in the days and weeks to come.

Once inspected, they will be installed on the lower cylinder fabrication frame, assembled, and welded.


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