Rosatom Newsletter

#129

May 2016
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Lead Story
Rosatom in Africa, Asia and Europe
The last two weeks were rich in events for Rosatom in terms of international partnerships as the state-run nuclear corporation signed a range of important agreements and took part in exhibitions and forums around the globe.
In Brief
Tianwan NPP being fitted out
Gidropress began to test dummy fuel assemblies for Units 3 and 4 of Tianwan NPP (China).
Chinese nuclear engineers at CMP
The Chepetsk Mechanical Plant (a subsidiary of Rosatom's TVEL Fuel Company) was visited by representatives of four nuclear fuel corporations from the People’s Republic of China.
Process control system for Hanhikivi NPP
A contract has been signed to develop the concept design of an automatic process control system for Hanhikivi.
In Focus
Fuel outside politics
Despite the political crisis in Ukraine, the cooperation between Rosatom and this country runs seamlessly. A few days ago the Russian nuclear corporation announced that Ukraine had paid off the money for Russian nuclear fuel.
Technology
New technologies space-tested
Rosatom’s State Institute of Engineering Design provided astronomic and geodetic data for the first launch of a rocket carrier from the newly built Vostochny Cosmodrome.
Expansion
How U1 geologist changed a Moscow office for a tent in the jungle
This story is about Anna Zhivulko, a geologist who takes part in the Mkuju River project in Africa. The uranium mining project is operated by Uranium One, a major global uranium producer and a 100% subsidiary of Rosatom.