Rosatom Newsletter

#111

December 2015
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Lead Story
Japan seeking Rosatom's back-end expertise
Back end is a new point of growth on the Japanese nuclear market. Although it is far from easy to get a piece of the pie, Rosatom has a card to play. In late November, Rusatom International Network (RIN) organized in Tokyo the first Russian-Japanese seminar on the back end of the nuclear fuel cycle.
In Brief
Cooperation with Kazakhstan enters a new stage
Rusatom International Network President Alexander Merten and Yerlan Idrisov, Chairman of the Management Board at Kazakhstan Engineering, signed a memorandum of understanding and strategic partnership.
Shipment to India
Energomashspetstal (a subsidiary of Atomenergomash, Rosatom's nuclear engineering division) will manufacture forged steel plates for Magnum Forge & Machine Works (India).
Finland made generators for Leningrad-2
Two diesel generators will be shipped from Finland to Leningrad NPP-2 for its Unit 1, now under construction, by the year end.
In Focus
Rosatom opens an information center in Kazakhstan
An opening ceremony for the nuclear power information center took place in Astana, Kazakhstan.
Expansion
Government funding is not necessary for Paks
This has been declared by Attila Aszódi, the Hungarian Government's commissioner for the Paks expansion project, at the nuclear supplier forum Atomex Europe in Hungary.
Events
Hungary hosted ATOMEX Europe forum
Rosatom held in Budapest a European forum of nuclear industry suppliers ATOMEX Europe 2015 organized by Rusatom International Network. The forum was visited by over 300 representatives from 14 countries.