Rosatom Newsletter

#128

April 2016
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Lead Story
Showcase project
In late April, Minsk hosted the 8th International Exhibition and Conference Atomexpo Belarus 2016 attended by IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano, who also visited the Belarusian NPP, having named it one of the most successful projects in emerging nuclear countries.
In Brief
Broader cooperation
NEM Energy B.V., a major European supplier of waste heat boilers, and ZiO-Podolsk (an engineering division of Rosatom) signed an agreement.
Leningrad NPP demonstrates safety
The World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO) made a technical tour to the construction site at Leningrad NPP.
Safety training in Finland
According to the construction contract for Hanhikivi-1 (Finland), the first safety training session was organized for Russian and Finnish employees on the construction site in Pyhäjoki.
Technology
New space project
Rosatom will provide sharp vision for the Spektr-UV, a proposed space telescope. Its subsidiary Luch Research Institute and Production Association (Podolsk, Russia) has designed and tested the telescope mirror coating technology.
Expansion
Armenian NPP ready for modernization
The life extension project at Armenian NPP Unit 2 is going full tilt with Rosatom's involvement. At a meeting held in late April, the project steering committee discussed results of the technical audit that involved systems and individual components of the reactor unit.
Events
Korean horizons for Rosatom
Rusatom International Network (RIN) and Korea Atomic Industrial Forum (KAIF) signed a memorandum of understanding at the Korean Atomic Power Annual Conference.