Rosatom Newsletter

#82

April 2015
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Lead Story
Construction goes at full speed
A new heart for Unit Two at the Novovoronezh NPP-2; steam generators delivered to Leningrad NPP-2; a polar crane installed at Rostov NPP... Here is the latest news from Russian nuclear construction sites.
In Brief
Novovoronezh NPP impressed experts with scale
A foreign delegation visited Novovoronezh NPP.
NIKIET makes a proposal to CERN
Rosatom's Dollezhal Research and Development Institute of Power Engineering (NIKIET) has submitted a technical proposal to develop a new detector for the SHiP (Search for Hidden Particles) experiment being conducted at the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN), Switzerland.
Rosatom discovering diamonds
At the NDExpo 2015 Deputy Chief Designer Dmitri Yurkov has reported that engineers at the N. L. Dukhov National Research Institute for Automated Controls (VNIIA, a Rosatom Group company) have developed a unique device that effectively detects diamonds in ore.
Science
First Russian Supply of Co-60 to Indonesia
JSC Isotope, Rosatom’s subsidiary responsible for isotope supplies on foreign markets, supplied Cobalt-60 (Co-60) ionizing radiation sources to Rel-ion, an Indonesian company. 
Events
The realistic future
Managers of the Breakthrough Project, a nuclear innovations initiative, presented some intermediate results at a press conference.
Expansion
Innovations for Indonesia
Russian-Indonesian Consortium Wins Tender for Conceptual Design of Research Reactor in Indonesia.