The representatives of Jiangsu Nuclear Power Corporation “JNPC” – Gou Zijian and Liu Congliang visited Zaporizhzhia NPP on April, 2-3. The main object of their interest is, with a view to further cooperation, ZNPP Simulator Complex of Special Training for Maintenance Personnel. The colleagues-power engineers from People’s Republic of China reviewed namely the capacities of a unique simulator complex and available training programs.
Leonid Benkovsky, Head of International Programs Directorate and Serhii Popov, Head of Personnel Training Directorate of SE “NNEGC “Energoatom” participated in the meeting.
At the opening meeting Oleksandr Ostapovets, Zaporizhzhia NPP General Manager, welcomed the guests, presented current information as for power plant capacity and its principal technological characteristics. “Welcome to ZNPP Training Center, that is in charge for maintenance, operational and other personnel training. You’ll be able to review its opportunities privately, in particular, with simulator complex potential, to talk to specialists, who will answer all your questions, Oleksandr Ostapovets noted.
Common action for improvement of the further cooperation between two companies appeared rather efficient and the program was busy enough. It consisted not only of the meetings, but there was also a report presentation of Simulator Complex of Special Training for Maintenance Personnel opportunities and visit to its laboratories. And, as Dmytro Sukhostavets, Head of Training Center, emphasized, the interest of PRC representatives was not occasional.
Chinese colleagues were suggested concrete measures, which included theoretical and practical course. The representatives of Jiangsu Nuclear Power Corporation have come again, precisely to discuss the nuances and to form a commercial offer. This time they asked specific questions and defined their requirements. In particular, they are interested mainly in maintenance personnel training as for now.
Minutes of the meeting and a particular actions program, which will be discussed directly in SE NNEGC “Energoatom” soon, became a result of two-day common work. Until mid-June the PRC colleagues should present specific technical requirements as for training on every course. And it is planned to conclude a contract until the end of December. That’s why the training will start straight in 2020.