Rosatom Newsletter

#115

January 2016
all issues
Lead Story
Nuclear stations set a record
In 2015, nuclear electricity generation in Russia reached a new all-time high.
In Brief
Itarus to help dispose of nuclear submarines
Itarus, a special vessel for the handling of submarine reactor sections and nuclear ship components, is about to be completed in Italy.
Russia and the USA: 5 years en rapport
The US-Russian Civilian Nuclear Cooperation Agreement came into force five years ago.
Ganz goes to the Middle East
Ganz ЕЕМ, a Hungarian subsidiary of Atomenergomash, has been qualified as a supplier of Saudi Arabia's General Electricity Corporation (GEC).
Expansion
Training centers for Indian engineers
The Central Research Institute for Machine Building Technology (a subsidiary of Atomenergomash, Rosatom's nuclear engineering division) and Heavy Engineering Corporation Limited agreed to establish training centers for Indian engineers.
In Focus
Arktika to be put afloat
The new-generation Arktika flagship will be put afloat in May to become the most powerful nuclear icebreaker in the world.
Science
ITER Russia presented status report
ITER Russia (a Rosatom-run agency) presented a project status report at a press conference dedicated to Rosatom's participation in the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) project. Although the project is behind the schedule, Russian companies timely perform all of their obligations.