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General Project Documents

Project Deliverables

Links are provided to the completed and accepted project deliverables.

Work Package 2 – Benchmark Baseline

D2.1 Assignment of safety requirement topics of selected external hazards

D2.2 Requirement baseline for BESEP

D2.3 Specification on the key features of efficient and integrated safety engineering process

D2.4 Results on the identification of risk-significance thresholds of external hazards

Work Package 3 – Case Studies

D3.1 Definition of a pool of case studies

D3.2 Description of case study groups

D3.3 Results of self-evaluation of case studies against baseline requirements

D3.4 Results of cross-case comparison of Safety Engineering processes

D3.5 Description of generalized case studies

Work Package 4 – Result Evaluation

D4.1 Comparison criteria

D4.2 Results of cross-case comparison between case study groups

D4.3 Results of evaluation of balance in verification effort

D4.4 Recommendation report for HFE practices and procedure development

D4.5 Recommendation report on utilization of more sophisticated safety analysis methods

Work Package 5 – Dissemination and communication

D 5.4 Proceedings of the first public dissemination event


Benchmark Exercise on Safety Engineering Practices: Management Plan Concept – Essi Immonen, Atte Helminen, Joonas Linnosmaa, Jari Laarni, Proceedings of the 33rd European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2023),

Grouping and Initial Evaluation of Case Studies for Integrated Safety Assessment in the European BESEP Project – Attila Bareith, Tamas Siklossy, Pavol Hlavac, Zoltan Kovacs, Proceedings of the 18th International Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Analysis (PSA 2023),

Benchmark Exercise on Nuclear Safety Engineering – Essi Immonen, Joonas Linnosmaa, Atte Helminen, Jarmo Alanen, Proceedings of the 32nd European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2022),

Probabilistic Safety Assessment for internal and external events on nuclear power plants and on mitigation strategies/H2020 European projects NARSIS, R2CA and BESEP –  Evelyne FoersterNathalie Girault, Atte Helminen, EPJ Nuclear Sci. Technol., 8 (2022) 23,


Review of Risk Significance in Loss of Ultimate Heat Sink Scenarios – Sebastian Hannula, Bachelor’s Thesis,  Aalto University,

Safety Engineering Practices: Case Loss of Ultimate Heat Sink – Roope Lipiäinen, Master’s Thesis, LUT University,

Investigation on the need to develop existing methods and tools in order to perform a Probabilistic Safety Analysis for SMRs – Emilia Udd, Master’s Thesis.

Estimating return levels for weather events with GAMLSS and extreme value distributions – Leo Backhouse Lötman, Master’s Thesis, Uppsala Universitet,