Rosatom Newsletter

#108

November 2015
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Lead Story
Nuclear power diplomacy
Global Risk Insights (GRI), a world online publication for political risk news and analysis, noted Russia's success in the promotion of civil nuclear technologies on the global market. By strengthening its presence in the world, says GRI, Russia undermines Western influence in strategic regions and enhances its geopolitical impact.
In Brief
Preliminary arrangements
According to Gleb Efremov, Sales Director of the International Uranium Enrichment Center (IUEC, a Rosatom Group company), IUEC and Ukraine's Yaderne Palivo (Nuclear Fuel) Company agreed on preliminary terms and conditions of uranium supplies from Ukraine to Russia in 2016.
New appointment in Rusatom Overseas
Vyacheslav Makhonin has been appointed First Deputy CEO of Rusatom Overseas.
Rosatom is the best partner
Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Ali Riza Alaboyun named Russia one of Turkey's best partners.
Experts and media visited a virtual construction site
Industry experts and representatives of Russian and Belarusian mass media visited NIAEP, a parent company of ASE engineering group.
Paks NPP: right on schedule
According to Janos Balla, Hungary's Ambassador to Russia, Hungary is satisfied how the Paks NPP expansion project goes forward.
Events
Veterans recalling the past and discussing the future
Rosatom awarded Slovak and Czech nuclear industry veterans for their contribution to the industry development.
In Focus
Korea to test fuel elements at RIAR
The Research Institute of Atomic Reactors (RIAR) and the Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI) have signed a contract to irradiate and test experimental fuel elements in the BOR-60 fast breeder reactor in Dimitrovgrad.
Technology
Russia to make process control systems for Belarus
Cutting-edge process control systems for the Belarusian NPP will be produced in Russia by Yuri Sedakov Federal Research Institute of Measuring Systems (NIIIS).