Rusatom Service JSC ensures uninterrupted operation of Russian-designed NPPs abroad

Rusatom Service JSC successfully fulfills its obligations under contracts with foreign partners under the conditions of strict measures preventing the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus. Thus, in March 2020, Rusatom Service delivered spare parts for scheduled preventive maintenance of a turbine generator for power unit No. 5 of Kozloduy NPP (Bulgaria). This will make it possible to carry out scheduled equipment repairs in accordance with the required safety standards and on time, without disrupting the electricity production schedules. As part of the ongoing maintenance of the Tianwan NPP (China), the Rusatom Service team organized the provision of consulting services in a remote format. Working groups were created in each area: mechanics, control and management systems, industrial television, metal and weld control, etc. to coordinate interaction and provide timely services. In March, a project on technical support for an Indian customer at the Kudankulam NPP was successfully completed. Preventive maintenance of power unit 2 was completed ahead of schedule, and the unit was successfully put into operation. The health of its employees is very important for JSC Rusatom Service, therefore all work is carried out in full compliance with safety standards and preventive measures. *** JSC Rusatom Service is part of the electric power division of ROSATOM. The company provides foreign NPPs with VVER reactors with a full range of services and supplies required to ensure operation and maintenance. The company is present in almost all countries with operating nuclear power plants with VVER outside Russia. In the markets of China, Bulgaria and Armenia, Rusatom Service JSC occupies a leading position, being the general contractor of works on extending the service life, performing scheduled preventive maintenance and modernization of VVER NPP equipment.