Nuclear News Ticker - November 11, 2020
AtomInfo.Ru, PUBLISHED 11.11.2020
The reactor vessel, the most important equipment of the first power unit, arrived at the Akkuyu NPP construction site after covering a distance of 3,000 kilometers.
The Volgodonsk branch of JSC AEM-technologies Atommash (part of Rosatom's machine-building division-Atomenergomash) has completed production of the first of four VVER-TOI steam generators for Kursk NPP-2.
The contract worth more than 1 billion rubles provides for the supply of unique pipes for the steam generators of the Brest-OD-300 fast neutron lead-cooled reactor. The TMK group is expected to complete all work on the production and specialized delivery of pipes to the ZiO-Podolsk plant in 2023.
The first sets of magnets have been manufactured and shipped to the customer.
Minimum control power level is reached when neutron flux is recorded in a reactor working at a level sufficient to sustain a fission chain reaction.
He has formally replaced Russ Brian.
Hero of the day
The first kilowatt-hours of electric energy delivered by the Belarus NPP to the unified power grid system is a landmark to manifest the beginning of the nuclear age for the Republic of Belarus.