Leading Design Engineer of OKB “GIDROPRESS”, Maxim Uvakin, presented a lecture in the framework of session of the Russia and IAEA School
On 16 of May a Leading Design Engineer of OKB “GIDROPRESS” Maxim Uvakin took part in the regular session of the Russia and IAEA School on management in the field of nuclear energy for the leaders of nuclear industry organizations. The training took place in the framework of the IAEA Project INT/2/018 on the base of ANO DPO “Technical Academy of Rosatom” in Saint-Petersburg.
The School program covered a great deal of trends in the field of utilization of nuclear energy. The format of the event stipulated lecturing for specialists from power industry organizations and research centers of Brazil, Indonesia, Egypt, Nigeria, Uzbekistan and some other countries.
In the framework of the event Maxim Uvakin presented a lecture “VVER Technology Development” devoted to the problem of improvement of the VVER reactor plant (RP) safety systems due to changes in the requirements and approaches to RP safety justification.
The lecture was apprehended by the audience with high interest and induced some questions and comments considering VVER RP safety systems. The participants appreciated highly the quality and profoundness of VVER RP designs development, compliance of the designs with the international approaches, as well as practical importance of the event for improving the professional qualification in the field of NPP processes.