Spent nuclear fuel under control
Krasnoyarsk hosted an international IAEA seminar to discuss safety issues of spent nuclear fuel (SNF) management. Foreign industry experts say that unique SNF handling technologies developed by Russian engineers outperform their global counterparts.
NPP as foundation
In late 2014, Rosatom and Hungary signed an agreement for the construction of new reactors at the Paks Nuclear Power Plant. The project laid a foundation for the long-standing partnership between the two countries to expand into absolutely new areas of technology and culture. In July, Russian and Hungarian experts held an event to share good engineering practices, and Rosatom organized an exhibition of a Hungarian artist.
Reactor vessel to serve 120 years
An extra-strong shell for the VVER-TOI reactor has been for the first time produced in Russia to increase the reactor vessel life up to 120 years.