Cartridge Valve Systems | Vanguard Class - SSBN Dynamic Controls Cartridge Valve Installed Base

Please Contact Dynamic Controls Ltd. for questions about this product:

Dynamic Controls Ltd.
T: +44(0) 161 633 3933 • F: +44(0) 161 633 4113
E: sales@dynamiccontrols.co.uk
cunico T: +1 (562) 733 4621
F: +1 (562) 733 4641
E: jflowers@cunicocorp.com

 

Vanguard Class SSBN Cartridge Valves installed on all the following systems:

Vanguard Class SSBN

Class Type: Ship Submersible Ballistic Nuclear (SSBN)
Displacement: 15,680 tons dived
Length: 149.9m (491 ft 10 in)
Beam: 12.8m (42 ft)
Propulsion: Rolls-Royce PWR2 nuclear reactor

Vanguard Class four boats:

  • Vanguard (S28),
  • Victorious (S29),
  • Vigilant (S30) and
  • Vengeance (S31)

Valve Size

Qty.

399

641

427

361

1

--

1

130

1

58

2

--

2

--

3

--

Spares

51

Total
per/
submarine

2067

 
2,067
   per/submarine
x     4   submarines
8,268   valves
 

submarines system
 

AIR

 

 

AVBS

=

Aux Vent & Blow System

BIB

=

Built in Breathing System & Hood Inflation System

DDS

=

Diesel Air Start System

EBA

=

Emergency Air Breathing System

FAS

=

Firing Air Systems

HPA

=

High Pressure Air System

HPB

=

High Pressure Blow System

MLO

=

Main Lub Oil System

WHA

=

Weapons Handling System

DQA

=

Divers Quality Breathing Air System

CO2

 

 

CDR

=

Carbon Dioxide Removal System

HYDROGEN

 

 

LPE

=

Electrolyser System

METHANOL

 

 

GM

=

Gas Mgmt Plant System

NITROGEN
HPDHR System 

 

N

=

Nitrogen System

PC

=

Primary Circuit

OPG

=

Valve OP & Gas System

WM

=

Water Mist System

WATER

 

 

E

=

Emergency Core Cooling System

FT

=

Feed Transfer System

H&C

=

Hot & Cold Domestic System

PCD

=

Primary Coolant Discharge System

PCM

=

Primary Coolant Make-up System

PCS

=

Primary Coolant Sampling System

PSW

=

Primary Shield Water System

RCFW

=

RCFW Cooling System

EBS

=

Emergency Blow System

OIL

 

 

EHP

=

External Hydraulic Power Plant

EHS

=

External Hydraulics Systems

HTS

=

Hydraulic Oil Fill & Transfer System

HDS

=

Hydroplane & Steering Control System

HHP

=

Hydroplane & Steering Gear

 

=

Hydraulic Power Plant

MHP

=

Main Hydraulic Power Plant

HS

=

Main Hydraulic System

SP

=

Secondary Propulsion System

WH

=

Weapons Handling System

HFI

=

Hydraulic Fire Isolation