Entries by Тетяна Арсеньєва

Frontier for Radiation. How Radiation Control at the State Border is Carried Out

“Radioactive Cargo Detained at the Border”. “A Tourist Tried to Smuggle Radioactive Watches Across the Border”. “The Stationary Monitoring System at the Border Crossing Point Detected Radiation Background Exceeding in the Luggage”. Such publications appear periodically on Uatom.org site due to the vigilance of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine in combating the illegal […]

Acting director general of the SUNPP finally approved

Igor Polovych, who held the position of acting director general of the South-Ukrainian NPP, was appointed on August 26, 2021 the director general of this separate division of NNEGC Energoatom. This was announced by the Interim President of Energoatom Petro Kotin during a working visit to the station. Igor Polovych had been heading the SUNPP […]

A license for the right to mine uranium ores was issued for the first time in Ukraine

On August 13, the Eastern Mining and Processing Plant (SkhidGZK) received a license from the SNRIU for the right to conduct uranium ore mining activities. The terms of ore processing activities have also been extended. This was reported by Anton Bendyk, Acting Director General of the SkhidGZK. The license was handed over to the head […]

SAUEZM and the European Commission have started to develop infrastructure for managing radwaste management projects

In August 2021, work began on creating a reliable and sustainable infrastructure for project management within the State Strategy for Radioactive Waste Management. This art project has been implemented since June by the joint efforts of the State Agency of Ukraine for Exclusion Zone Management (SAUEZM) and the European Commission. In particular, about 2 million […]

The cafe, bus station and 16-storey building in Prypyat will be restored in 2022

The Ministry of Environmental Protection and Natural Resources of Ukraine has announced the renovation of three facilities in Prypyat in the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone. Ilona Schneider, Operations Director of the Project Office, spoke about this at the presentation of the Chornobyl project. Preservation”. Renovation of the Prypyat cafe, the bus station and the 16-storey building […]

CPPRV announced a tender for the construction of a storage facility for Ukrainian HLW from Russia

The Central Radioactive Waste Management Company (CPPRV) has announced a tender for the construction of an Intermediate Storage Facility for Vitrified High-Level Waste (HLW), which will return from Russia after the reprocessing of spent nuclear fuel from VVER-440 reactors at Ukrainian NPPs. The relevant announcement is published on the website of the public procurement system […]

Conference of young scolars and professionals “Problems of Modern Nuclear Energy”

November 17-19, 2021 V. Karazin Kharkiv National University will host the XVI International Scientific and Technical Conference of Young Scientists and Professional “Problems of Modern Nuclear Energy”. Organisers of the event are: Ukrainian Nuclear Society, V. Karazin Kharkiv National University and National Research Centre “Kharkiv Institute of Physics and Technology”.     The conference will […]