Rosatom Newsletter

#74

February 2015
all issues
Lead Story
Major efforts of uranium division
Vladimir Verkhovtsev, the head of Rosatom uranium holding "Atomredmetzoloto" described the problems being solved today by the uranium mining industry enterprises and the future plans.
In Brief
Timely meetings
Nikolay Spassky, the Deputy Director General of Rosatom, and Vladimir Voronkov, the permanent representative of the Russian Federation at the international organizations in Vienna, held consultations in Vienna with the management of the IAEA Secretary.
Expanding the product market
“Energomashspetsstal” (a part of machine-building division of Rosatom — "Atomenergomash") continues to commission new products and expand the product market.
ROSATOM will help Hungary with personnel
ROSATOM and the Ministry of Human Capacities of Hungary signed a Memorandum of Understanding on personnel training in the field of nuclear energy.
Expansion
TVEL is not afraid of the tender
TVEL fuel company of Rosatom is ready to participate in the tender for nuclear fuel supply for two power units of Temelin NPP in case if the operating company ČEZ refuses to prolong the operating contract after 2020.
Events
Akkuyu NPP project was assessed in Vienna
Rosatom participated in the technical workshop on nuclear power engineering infrastructure development in the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in Vienna. Russian and Turkish experts presented information on the status of the joint Akkuyu NPP construction project in Mersin province.
Technology
Market of radioisotopes: taking the lead
Rosatom performed the first delivery of technetium-99m radionuclide generators to Armenia. Representatives of the Armenian Research Centre of Radiation Medicine and Burns remained satisfied with the quality of production and expressed gratitude to Russian nuclear experts. This is Russia's step to leadership in the world market of radioisotope production.