Rosatom Newsletter

#123

March 2016
all issues
Lead Story
Meeting in Riyadh
The Saudi-Russian committee held its first meeting on peaceful uses of atomic energy. The meeting was focused on implementation of the civil nuclear cooperation agreement signed between Russia and Saudi Arabia in Saint Petersburg last June.
In Brief
Progress evident
The Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov and his Egyptian colleague Sameh Hassan Shoukry noted the progress and joint efforts in developing the nuclear station project and establishing a Russian industrial zone.
Reference project for Paks
Leningrad NPP-2 will be a reference project for the construction of two new reactor units at Paks (Hungary), Rosatom's procurement web site says.
Another contract with Kozloduy
Rusatom Service and Kozloduy NPP signed a contract to analyze the existing steel condition monitoring programs and audit structures, systems and components of the secondary circuit at Unit 5.
Equipment to be made in Russia
PetrozavodskMash (a subsidiary of Rosatom's nuclear engineering division) will manufacture equipment for reactor units under construction at Kudankulam.
Events
Africa: an end-to-end approach
Russia's state nuclear corporation Rosatom presented its integrated nuclear offering for African countries at Nuclear Africa 2016.
Construction
Internals for the Belarusian reactor
Reactor internals for Belarusian NPP Unit 1 are ready for shipment as Atommash, Rosatom's mechanical engineering specialist, has completed the fit-up test of reactor internals.
Technology
Entering the homestretch
Atomproekt (a subsidiary of Russia's state nuclear corporation Rosatom) is about to finalize the project design of Tianwan Unit 3 (China). Project documents are planned to be submitted to the customer by the end of August.