Image - Nuclear Fuel Loading has Been Proceeded at the 3d Power Unit of Tianwan NPP

Nuclear Fuel Loading has Been Proceeded at the 3d Power Unit of Tianwan NPP

On 18 August 2017 the first fuel assembly was loaded at power unit No.3 of the second part of construction stage of Tianwan NPP in China. "The first fuel assembly has been successfully loaded at 11:00 pm (06:00 pm Moscow time) to the reactor of the third power unit of Tianwan NPP" - stated Andrey Lebedev, the Vice-President for the South Asia Projects of JSC ASE EC. - Therefore, a physical start-up of the unit has been started ahead schedule"....

Nuclear - Aug 21, 2017


Image - FEMA Awards ICF $21 M Emergency Preparedness Contract

FEMA Awards ICF $21 M Emergency Preparedness Contract

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently awarded ICF, a global consulting and technology services provider, a contract valued up to $20.8 million to support education and preparedness programs to protect communities living in proximity to the nation's nuclear power plants. The Radiological Emergency Preparedness (REP) Program contract, which was awarded in the second quarter, has a term of five years including one base and four opt...

Nuclear - Aug 16, 2017


Image - ROSATOM supplied 76Ge for GERDA scientific project

ROSATOM supplied 76Ge for GERDA scientific project

ROSATOM supplied the next batch of 76Ge, produced by TVEL Fuel Company (nuclear fuel division of ROSATOM), for the second phase of GERDA international experiment searching for neutrinoless double beta decay. The shipment was made under the contract between Isotope JSC (the sole isotopes exporter of ROSATOM) and the Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics in Heidelberg, Germany, which leads a consortium of University Groups from TU Munchen, Un...

Nuclear - Aug 8, 2017




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