Advanced gas cooled reactors used in some power stations require that the carbon dioxide coolant used is monitored for leaks. Many years of close co-operation with the generator operators has enabled Tyco Gas and Flame Detection to develop customized gas detection solutions for the nuclear industry and their most challenging of applications.


  • Boiler operations
  • Confined space entry
  • Cooling systems
  • Data logging
  • Environmental
  • Industrial hygiene/workplace exposures
  • Inert gas blanketing
  • Nuclear power
  • Perimeter/fence-line monitoring
  • Power generation
  • Transmission and distribution

Application Note: CO2 Detection

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Common Potential Hazards

  • Ammonia
  • Carbon monoxide
  • Combustible gases
  • Freon
  • Hydrofluoric acid
  • Hydrogen
  • Methane
  • Nitrogen dioxide
  • Oxygen deficiency/enrichment
  • Sulfur dioxide