Rosatom Newsletter

#40

April 2014
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Lead Story
Valuable materials
The Research Institute of Atomic Reactors (NIIAR, Russia’s largest experimental facility for civil nuclear power located in Dimitrovgrad) hosted the International Conference “New materials for nuclear power innovative development” devoted to the 50-th anniversary of the institute’s Reactor Material Science Department (RMSD). The event was attended by representatives of 17 foreign and 30 Russian organizations.
In Brief
Short news
Got the high rating | To meet all requirements | Batch of valves for Unit 1 of Novovoronezh NPP Phase II
Opinion
Heading to effectiveness
President of ROSATOM’s fuel division, TVEL, Yuri Olenin told about prospects of research in the fuel sector and the company’s personnel policy.
Opinion
One cannot sleep a peaceful sleep
Ukraine’s national utility Energoatom and the U.S.’s Westinghouse Electric Co. intend to sign a contract for nuclear fuel supplies to three reactors of Ukrainian nuclear power plants (NPPs). We publish opinions of international experts on potential consequences of such decision.