Rosatom Newsletter

#169

April 2017
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Lead Story
Safety As a Matter of the Highest Priority
Energy & Power, a Bangladeshi industry magazine, published an article by Alexander Bychkov, former IAEA Deputy Director General and Head of IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy, and Yanko Yanev, Head of the Vienna-based Nuclear Knowledge Management Institute. The article explains how safety is ensured at all the Rooppur NPP project implementation stages.
In Brief
AEM Report Wins International Award
The League of American Communications Professionals (LACP) announced winners of its Vision Awards Annual Report Competition.
Steam Generators Installed at Belarus Unit 1
Steam generators have been finally installed at Unit 1 of the Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant.
Events
Irradiation Technologies on a Broader Scale
Rosatom workshop on non-energy applications of nuclear technologies and social benefits and development in Latin America took place in Rio de Janeiro.
Cooperation
Modernization of Armenian Nuclear Plant Kicks Off in 2018
In mid-April, the Armenian NPP life extension steering committee held a meeting to discuss the project status. More details on the meeting and its results can be found in our article.