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10.09.2013

The check assembly of the reactor for Novovoronezhskaya NPP-2 has been completed

 

The check assembly of reactor VVER-1200 for power unit No. 2 of Novovoronezhskaya NPP-2 has been completed at Izhora Plants. The check assembly of the reactor vessel with internals and cover of the upper unit is one of the final stages of manufacture of the reactor vessel before shipment to the customer. The results of the check assembly were assessed by the commission consisting of the representatives of OKB “Gidropress” (Chief Designer), NVNPP-2, VO “Safety” and JSC “Atomenergoproekt”. According to “Gidropress” the shipment of the reactor to the site of NVNPP-2 is planned for September 25. The first reactor VVER -1200 for power unit No. 1 of NVNPP-2 was shipped in May 2011. Power unit No. 2 is expected to be started up in 2016.

 

For reference:

Novovoronezhskaya NPP -2 is reference for Akkuyu NPP which will be built in Mercin Province of the Republic of Turkey.

 

 

 

Source: Nuclear.Ru