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A three-day IAEA assistance mission on “Leadership and Management for Safety” started at Zaporizhzhia NPP.
While welcoming the mission participants, Petro Kotin, General Manager of Zaporizhzhia NPP stated that the IAEA support mission is very important for the plant and shall be beneficial for every participant.
In December 9-10, 2019, at Zaporizhzhia NPP Cultural and Business Center, the conference on “Preventing Corruption and Anti-Corruption Enforcement in Ukraine: How to Change the System and Achieve Result” was held with the participation of Gayane Karakashian, Head of the Secretariat of the All-Ukrainian Network of Integrity and Compliance UNIC; Oleksiy Spivak, a representative of the Business Ombudsman Council; Roman Hekalyuk, USAID Expert on Supporting Corporate Leaders in Anti-Corruption Enforcement in Ukraine, specialists of SE “NNEGC “Energoatom”, representatives of Ukrainian com
A delegation consisting of representatives from the US Department of Energy, the Argonne National Laboratory (USA) and NT-Engineering (Ukraine) visited Zaporizhzhia NPP.
The purpose of the visit was to discuss the issues related to the implementation of the project to optimize the maintenance and repair of power unit equipment - through the implementation of a risk-informed approach for the NPP configuration management.
The Major Construction Work Meeting of SE “NNEGC “Energoatom” was held in the Cultural and Business Center of Zaporizhzhia NPP; this meeting shall be held every three months. It was attended by the representatives of the Directorate and separate entities of the utilities, specialists of the Major Construction Work Department of Zaporizhzhia NPP.
Dmytro Chaltsev, Deputy Head of Zaporizhzhia NPP Documentation Configuration Service, who is in charge of the issues of the new model of the electricity market, took part in the benchmarking at Kozloduy NPP.
The meeting, at which Bulgarian nuclear industry specialists presented their experience to Ukrainian colleagues, was organized by the WANO. The representatives of the Executive Directorate of SE “NNEGC “Energoatom”,“ Energoatom-Trading ”, SE SUNPP and RNPP NPP also participated in the event.
In Odessa, on the basis of the Odessa National Polytechnic University, the Ordinary Board of Ukrainian NPPs Chief Engineers was held. Dmytro Sabadin, Chief Engineer of Zaporizhzhia NPP took part in the work as the Board Chairman, presenting in details Fuel Inspection and Maintenance Bench.
The Commission of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development worked at Zaporizhzhia NPP. During the visit, the representatives of the commission monitored implementation of the contracts implemented under the Comprehensive (consolidated) Safety Enhancement Program for nuclear power units and verified the implementation of safety enhancement actions at Zaporizhzhia NPP.
On August 27 at Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant the President of NNEGC “Energoatom” Yuriy Nedashkovsky and General Manager of JSC “Turboatom” Victor Subotin signed the program of participation of JSC "Turboatom" in modernization of the Ukrainian NPP for the five-year period from 2020 to 2024.
Petro Kotin, Production Director - Deputy Executive Production Director of NNEGC “Energoatom”, has been appointed to the position of General Manager of Zaporizhzhia NPP. The official presentation of the new manager to the staff has taken place today, August 27, at the daily meeting.