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Nuclear Safety Cooperation

NPP Beloyarsk

Status
Closed
TACIS Region
Benefitting Zone
Eastern Europe and Central Asia
€ 700,000.00
EU Contribution
Contracted in 2000
TACIS
Programme
Technical Assistance to the Commonwealth of Independent States

Details

Type of activity

On Site Assistance

Nature

Services

Contracting authority

European Commission

Method of Procurement

Direct Agreement & AV DA

Duration

22/02/2001 - 22/12/2002

Partner

Rosenergoatom

Contractor

ELECTRICITE DE FRANCE

Project / Budget year

WW9817 Nuclear Safety 1998 / 1998

Objectives

According to the intention of the European Union and the Russian Ministry of Atomic Power the operational safety assistance, which started with TACIS 92 continued with TACIS 98 with the same Western and Eastern Utility and NPPs. Similar to the procedure in TACIS 92 a joint Western/Eastern working team was to be set up to continue the work started in TACIS 92.

In the present case EDF is the Consultant, contracted by EC to provide operational safety assistance to Beloyarsk NPP.

Results

The projects, defined under the TACIS budget 1998 have been supported by the Western Utility in the following aspects:

  • Setting up of a Technical Specification (TS);
  • Agreement with EC and Beneficiary on the TS;
  • Assistance in the procurement process;
  • Assistance in custom clearance;
  • Assistance in installation of the equipment.

Further general assistance has been given by the Western Utility in upgrading the safety culture on the NPP.