Rosatom Newsletter

#113

December 2015
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Lead Story
A step towards Ruppur
Rosatom won an EPC contract for the nuclear station in Bangladesh. The document was signed in Dhakka after the talks between Rosatom CEO Sergei Kirienko and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wazed.
In Brief
Supplies for ITER continue
Two more sets of components produced in Russia have been shipped to Europe for the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) project.
Elemash quality appreciated
Elemash (a subsidiary of Rosatom's TVEL Fuel Company) hosted a delegation from ČEZ (Czech Republic).
Kudankulam loaded with fuel
Fresh nuclear fuel has been loaded into Unit 1 reactor at Kudankulam.
Technology
Superconductors for the future
Rosatom's researchers and engineers have developed the second generation of high-temperature superconducting materials (HTSM-2) to be used in power control devices. The new materials will make a quantum leap in the industry and instrumentation and help Rosatom to enter the global hi-tech market.
Events
Indonesia: ongoing cooperation
ROSATOM and National Nuclear Energy Agency of Indonesia (BATAN) held a workshop on modern nuclear technologies.
Interview
Rosatom to offer Kazakhstan an advanced nuclear statio
Rosatom's regional office for Central Asia was opened in early December in Astana to become a local mainstay of the Russian nuclear corporation in Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan and Mongolia. Sergei Gromov, CEO of Rosatom Central Asia, speaks about the tasks and prospects of Rosatom's regional office.