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Dhaka Thursday,  Oct 19, 2017


hasina-modi India has concluded a nuclear agreement with Bangladesh in a sign that the bilateral neighbourhood relationship is becoming special. The core of the new engagement is all 21st century — energy, connectivity, security. “We are politically aligned, security sensitive and economic partners,” said a top source in India. The nuclear agreement is a three-document package that has been negotiated between the MEA and the Bangladesh department of science and technology... »
Rosatom with bangladesh visitor A   Bangladesh   delegation   comprising   the   Ambassador   to   Russia   Dr.   S.   M.   Saiful   Hoque, representatives of Ministry of Science and Technology and other concerned departments visited the Novovoronezh nuclear power plant in Russia. The  Novovoronezh NPP is  the  reference project for the under construction Rooppur NPP in Bangladesh. The   delegation,   accompanied   by   Vladimir   Zarubaev,  Deputy   Chief   Engineer   for   Inspection Atomenergoproekt went round the different facilities of power units 6 and 7... »
Armenian NPP Ready For Modernization The life extension project at Armenian NPP Unit 2 is going full tilt with Rosatom’s involvement. At a meeting held in late April, the project steering committee discussed results of the technical audit that involved systems and individual components of the reactor unit. The meeting was attended by representatives of the Armenian Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, Armenian State Committee on Nuclear Safety Regulation and Armenian NPP operator Haykakan... »
rooppur-nuclear-power-plant АSE Group of Companies, engineering division of State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom, in cooperation with the Atomic Industry Information Center in the city of Dhaka presented the photography exhibition of the Hungarian nature photographer Vince Balint on beauty and diversity of the nature surrounding NNPs. The exhibition’s opening ceremony took part in the frame of the workshop on the environmental and safety aspects of nuclear energy projects, organized on April... »
pgcb-rooppur-337x205 The Power Grid Company of Bangladesh (PGCB) will construct a 7-km long 132 kV transmission line for the Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) project to facilitate the power supply during the plant’s construction works. The steel-pole transmission line from Iswardi of Pabna to Rooppur will cost Tk 320 million. A Chinese joint venture of ZTT and Sinotech won the contract to construct the line within the next one year on... »
Ruppur-nuke-1-337x205 The government has formed a high-powered monitoring committee to oversee implementation of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) project and assist in providing overall security in the project area. The Cabinet Division issued a notification on Sunday, signed by its additional secretary Maksudur Rahman Patwari in this connection. According to the notice, the 13-member special committee will be led by the Rajshahi Divisional Commissioner as the convener. Mentioning the team’s areas... »
rooppur-power-plant-360x180 Atomstroyexport (ASE) of Russia and Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) to have a regular coordination meeting at Rooppur  Nuclear Power Project site at Ishwardi today (Thursday).The meeting to review the results and plans for the beginning of an active phase of construction works and development of design documentation. A high power ASE delegation from Moscow to reach Rooppur this morning to take part at the meeting. In December 25, 2015 ... »
IMG_5298 +.jpg Within the physical start-up programme of the innovative Power unit No. 6 (Power unit No. 1 of the NovovoronezhNPP-2), the Novovoronezh NPP started loading fuel into the VVER-1200 reactor core recently and on March 25,2016 reached its active phase. The Power unit No. 1 of the Novovoronezh NPP-2 is the first in the world generation 3+ unit to go for physical start-up . It is a standard generation 3+ design... »
Rosatom ASE АSE Group of Companies, which is in the management circle of State Atomic Energy Corporation Rosatom, held the Children and the Atom event for Bengali pupils which included a children drawing contest with a theme “What my country would be like with an unlimited energy source” and presentation of The Nuclear ABC, a children’s book on the atomic energy. The Children and the Atom event took part at the Nuclear... »
japan Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday said Japan “cannot do without” nuclear power, speaking on the eve of the fifth anniversary of the devastating Fukushima disaster. On March 11, 2011, a magnitude 9.0 undersea earthquake off Japan’s northeastern coast sparked a massive tsunami that swept ashore leaving about 18,500 people dead or missing. The wall of water also caused the worst nuclear crisis since Chernobyl when reactors melted down at... »