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Rosenergoatom employees won the prize at WorldSkills

11 September 2019

At the international competition for young professionals, WorldSkills-2019, taking place on August 22-29 in Kazan, three Rosenergoatom employees have been awarded the top prizes: Dmitry Titov (AO ‘Consist-OS’, an affiliate company of Rosenergoatom) in the Information Security competence (as a part of Russian team), while the experts on the Rosatom team – Ekaterina Vodogreeva (Kalininatomenergoremont) and Olga Avdyunina (the Balakovo NPP) – became the winners in the ‘Life Cycle Management’ competence.... Read more...

The four companies sign a basic agreement for BWR

11 September 2019

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings, Inc., Chubu Electric Power Co., Inc., Hitachi, Ltd. and Toshiba Corporation (the four companies) recently announced a basic agreement to discuss potential collaboration for nuclear energy business for boiling water reactor (“BWR business”).... Read more...

Loviisa builds a dedicated VR room for the operators

10 September 2019

With the help of virtual reality, design validations as well as operator training at nuclear power plants can now be done more effectively. The Loviisa power plant in Finland is building a dedicated VR training room for the control room operators.... Read more...

IAEA aims safety commitment at Belarus NPP

10 September 2019

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts has observed a commitment by the operator of the Belarusian nuclear power plant (NPP) to strengthening safety, ahead of the start of commercial operations of the NPP’s first unit.... Read more...

Entergy completes the sale of Pilgrim Station to Holtec

9 September 2019

Entergy Corporation (ETR) recently completed the sale of the subsidiary that owns the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station to a Holtec International subsidiary, which plans to complete major decommissioning activities at the site.... Read more...

The pump motor for Unit 2 lifted into place on Aug 23

9 September 2019

The first reactor coolant pump motor for Unit 2 of the Karachi nuclear power plant (known as Karachi 2), China’s self-developed third-generation HPR1000 (Hualong 1) demonstration project in Pakistan, was lifted into place on Aug 23.... Read more...

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