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About conference

Since 2001 the scientific and technical conferences "Safety Assurance of NPP with WWER" have been renewed at OKB "GIDROPRESS". A large scope of subject problems and the interest shown at their discussion resulted in a decision to hold the conferences regularly every two years. This Conference is traditionally held with participation of Rosatom and supported by IAEA.

Russian and foreign experts take part in the Conference. Thus, 235 specialists 13 стран, of 62 Russian and 21 foreign organizations participated in the previous 6th Conference.

The tasks of the Conference were to consider and summarize the experience of safety assurance, accumulated during last years, and emphasize the actual problems, requiring a solution, which takes into account the necessity to enhance nuclear power competitiveness and safety. The results of research and development work, presented in the reports of the previous Conference, contributes to the choice and justification of engineering solutions, assuring WWER safety within the scope of programmes for upgrading and life extension of operating nuclear power plants and construction of new ones in Russia and other countries.

On 17 - 20 May, 2011, OKB "GIDROPRESS" will hold the 5th International Conference "Safety Assurance of NPP with WWER".

The purpose of the forthcoming Conference is to exchange information and discuss safety issues of WWER NPP operation:

  • Reliability and safety of NPP operation
  • Calculation-theoretical and experimental justification of WWER-type reactor plants
  • Verification of computer codes for safety justification
  • Reactor plant upgrading for the purpose of safety enhancement


Государственная корпорация по атомной энергии «Росатом» Международное агентство по атомной энергии МАГАТЭ

Informational sponsors

Официальный печатный орган Росатома газета «Атомпресса» Электронное периодическое издание «AtomInfo.Ru» Журнал «Безопасность окружающей среды» Портал Интернет-портал сообщества ТЭК «» Газета атомной отрасли «Страна Росатом» Портал «» Журнал  «Атомная стратегия»