Rosatom Newsletter

#168

April 2017
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Lead Story
Russia-Japan Partnership Gathers Momentum
Rosatom discussed Fukushima Daiichi cleanup projects in Japan. Russia’s state-owned nuclear corporation offered its disaster cleanup know-how to Japanese colleagues. Specifically, the parties discussed the possibility of joint efforts to remove the molten core from the damaged reactors.
In Brief
AEM Manufactured Steam Generators for Belarus NPP Unit 2
Russia’s AEM-Technology has manufactured a set of PGV-1000M steam generators for Unit 2 of the nuclear power plant under construction in Ostrovets (Belarus).
Nuclear Agreement with Cuba Takes Effect
The Russian-Cuban agreement on peaceful uses of nuclear power has come into force on 29 March.
Kudankulam Starts Mobile Medical Unit
On 28 March, the Kudankulam nuclear power plant got a mobile medical unit on the road as part of its commitments under the corporate social responsibility program.
In Focus
Hungary to Appoint Minister for Paks Expansion
The new minister will supervise the construction of new reactor units at Hungary’s sole nuclear power plant in Paks.
Technology
Multi-D System Named Mega-Project
The Mega-Project title was won by the project management system developed by ASE Group (Rosatom’s engineering division) at FIATECH CETI Award 2016. You will find more details on the system in our report.