Ten leading experts in area of nuclear power of IAEA and the European commission carried out from November 2 to November 9 check of level of operational safety on power units No. 1 and nuclear power plant No. 2 YuU. "In the itself fact that all councils of experts treat the category "offers" - already good result, - the head of the OSARTteam noted in total interviewGabor Vamosh. - Moreover, in the check direction "operation" it wasn't given out any offer. Partially this results from the fact that at station during realization there is a number of actions and the projects directed on increase of operational safety".
In total experts made nine offers. Acting as the director generalVyacheslav KuznetsovI assured that all offers and even remarks will be accepted to unconditional performance.
Standard practice of IAEA is carrying out post-mission on the expiration of 18 months. In its course control of performance of actions for elimination of the revealed shortcomings, and also an assessment of the progress made by station is exercised.
During OSART mission on power units No. 1 and nuclear power plant No. 2 YuU experts revealed two positive practices which will be recommended for introduction on other nuclear power plants of the world. So, the system of monitoring of indicators of operational safety, and also system of the handling of individual dosimeters and definitions of location of workers in a zone of a high security are noted operating on the nuclear power plant, reports GP NAEK "Energoatom".
OSART mission on YuU nuclear power plant finished the joint project of Ukraine, the European Union and IAEA according to safety of the Ukrainian nuclear power plants. According to the Memorandum between Ukraine and the European Union in the field of cooperation in the energy drink, the signed President of the country in 2005, in the Nuclear Safety direction all domestic power units had to undergo independent testing. Implementation of the project gives the chance of integration of domestic and European power supply systems.