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Officials said that the containment cap may have to be reopened while crews withdraw. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There is a containment policy that means they cannot move. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The policy of containment is not working. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Has the containment vessel been breached? Times, Sunday Times (2011)The focus was on containment, control and counterattack. Times, Sunday Times (2014)From then on, the game became an exercise in containment and control. Times, Sunday Times (2016)So long as the containment vessels around the core remain intact, there will be minimal risk. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The current attempt required a giant pair of robotic shears to cut the spewing pipeline so that a containment cap could be fitted. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The only reason PCTs will do this is for cost containment. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It is technically possible for molten fuel to melt the containment vessels around the core, but it is extremely unlikely. Times, Sunday Times (2011)If, of course, the containment vessel worked as planned and tested. Fire and Ice - the Greenhouse Effect, Ozone Depletion, and Nuclear Winter (1990)The group said performance was driven by'very strong income performance and cost containment '. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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