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LTE and Wi-Fi tested at the Leningrad NPP

LTE and Wi-Fi technologies have undergone testing at the Leningrad NPP 1st power block. The main goal was to determine if the digital transformation project can be delivered at the NPP: digital health,...
01 May 2020

Аtomflot and Zvezda sign a Leader project contract

Rosatom subsidiary FSUE Atomflot and shipbuilder Zvezda LLC remotely signed a contract on the construction of the nuclear icebreaker Leader (project 10510); the parties were respectively located in Murmansk...
01 May 2020

Glavgosexpertiza approves plans to support FNPP

Russian State Expert Examination Board (Glavgosexpertiza) has approved plans to build the infrastructure needed to support the floating nuclear power plant (FNPP) Akademik Lomonosov in the city of Pevek,...
30 April 2020

Framatome modernize I&C systems at Heinz Maier-Leibnitz

Framatome was awarded a multimillion-euro contract to modernize the crane instrumentation and control (I&C) systems at the research neutron source Heinz Maier-Leibnitz (FRM II), which is operated by...
30 April 2020

Dickman honor as “Waste Management Symposium Fellow”

Paul Dickman, at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory, has been named a Waste Management Symposium Fellow for 2020, the highest achievement awards given out at the Waste Management...
22 April 2020

DOE announces USD 32M for BETHE projects

The U.S. Department of Energy announced the winners of USD 32M in funding for 15 projects as part of the Breakthroughs Enabling THermonuclear-fusion Energy (BETHE) program. These projects will work to...
22 April 2020

MAST Upgrade hits key milestone on way to operation

A key stage in the commissioning of the UK’s fusion device MAST Upgrade was reached last month with the first magnetic field produced inside the machine. Before going into operation, all the machine’s...
21 April 2020

Bilfinger expands its business relationship with NNB

Bilfinger is expanding its successful business relationship with NNB, a subsidiary of French energy group EDF. The industrial services provider was awarded the contract for the design of components for...
21 April 2020

Framatome to deliver reactor protection system at Kursk

Framatome was awarded a contract to deliver the reactor protection system for units 1 and 2 at the Kursk Nuclear Power Plant II in Russia. The contract includes planning, designing, manufacturing and ...
20 April 2020

UT and TVA to develop advanced nuclear reactors

A partnership between the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) will help prioritize the development of one or more advanced reactors at TVA’s 935-acre Clinch River...
20 April 2020