On the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Station the act of the state commission on acceptance of actions within the project "Stabilization of construction designs of object "Shelter" is signed. About it journalists were reported by the minister of emergency situations Vladimir Shandra, being with a business trip on the Chernobyl NPP, the correspondent of RBC - Ukraine reports.
According to V. Shandra, the commission worked under the chairmanship of the deputy minister concerning emergency situations Vladimir Holosha with the assistance of Gosatomregulirovaniya's representatives, Ministry of Health and other public authorities.
"Extremely important stage in design stabilization "Shelter" is finished. Works took place in especially severe conditions. Now, thanks to performance of a full complex of actions, we managed to achieve decrease in risk of damage of object at least for 15 years. And in the summer in 2012 the safe konfaynment" will be constructed, - V. Shandra noted.
The minister of emergency situations also noted that the total cost of the project made about 400 million UAH. Financing of stabilization actions was carried out from the Chernobyl fund "Ukrytiye" which manager of means is the European bank of reconstruction and development.