Rosatom Newsletter

#174

May 2017
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Lead Story
“We have big plans for Kazakhstan”
In his exclusive interview to the Khabar Agency, Alexander Merten, President of Rusatom International Network (RIN), spoke about the prospects for Kazakhstan and Russia in the civil nuclear industry and disclosed what the company has prepared for EXPO-2017 visitors and what know-how Rosatom is willing to share with its Kazakh partners.
In Brief
VNIIEF signed roadmap of joint elaborations with Tatarstan
On the 25th of May Valentin Kostyukov, Director of the Russian Federal Nuclear Center-All-Russia Research Institute of Experimental Physics (a ROSATOM’s company), and Chairman of the Republic of Tatarstan Government Alexei Pesoshin signed a roadmap of joint elaborations in machine engineering, oil extraction, oil refining, petrochemistry, as well as control systems (‘Digital Economy’, ‘Digital City’, ‘Digital Company’).
OKBM Afrikantov Completed BN-1200 Design
The design of the BN-1200 fast neutron reactor is finally completed, with all relevant research already done, Sergei Shepelev, OKBM Afrikantov’s chief designer of fast neutron reactors, said at the Forum Dialog organized by Rosatom.
Cooperation
Rosatom to Cooperate with Philippines
Memorandum on Cooperation in peaceful uses of atomic energy between the Philippines' Department of Science and Technology and Rosatom.
Events
Rosatom Presented Its Technologies in Sudan
Rosatom held Workshop on Russian-Sudanese cooperation in peaceful uses of atomic energy in Khartoum, Sudan, for the first time.
Education
Rosatom to Organize Olympiad in Armenia
Rosatom presented its Math and Physics Olympiad for high school students in Yerevan.