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Framatome apply maintenance technique on reactor vessel

4 December 2019

Framatome applied a cutting-edge maintenance technique on reactor vessel primary nozzles at Dominion Energy’s Millstone Power Station during the plant’s spring 2019 outage. This was the first application of Framatome’s ultra-high pressure (UHP) cavitation peening process on reactor pressure vessel nozzles to primary pipe welds.... Read more...

CNL selects the first recipients of the CNRI

4 December 2019

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization has announced that it has selected the first recipients of the Canadian Nuclear Research Initiative (CNRI).... Read more...

The Public Chamber review the progress of VVER-TOI

3 December 2019

On November 19, 2019, the representatives of the Public Chamber of the Kursk region paid a visit to the Kursk NPP-2 construction site and reviewed the progress of the replacement plant construction. VVER-TOI is a flagship Russian nuclear power plant project aimed at mass construction both in Russia and all over the world.... Read more...

Jaworowski joins as IFNEC’s Steering Group chairperson

3 December 2019

The International Framework for Nuclear Energy Cooperation (IFNEC) recently named the U.S. Department of Energy official Suzanne Jaworowski as its new Steering Group chairperson. IFNEC made the announcement during its global conference in Washington, D.C.... Read more...

SKB receives approval for final repository application

2 December 2019

The Land and Environment Court recommends approval of SKB’s application to extend the existing Final Repository for Short-lived Radioactive Waste, SFR, in Forsmark. The Swedish Radiation Safety Authority has also given its approval.... Read more...

Pre-launch operations are underway at BelNPP

2 December 2019

Pre-launch operations are being carried out at the first unit of Belarusian NPP, Deputy Energy Minister of Belarus Mikhail Mikhaduk stated recently. Currently, BelNPP is preparing for one of the key stages in the schedule of pre-launch operations - access to the so-called hot run-in.... Read more...

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