Atomstroyexport Completed Vent Stack of II Phase of Chernobyl NPP
OREANDA-NEWS. December 8, 2011. The general view of "Shelter" facility of Chernobyl NPP has changed forever. JSC "Atomstroyexport", the company of State Corporation "Rosatom", together with the Ukrainian partners completed erection of the new vent stack over Unit No. 3 and "Shelter" facility of Chernobyl NPP (II phase of ChNPP). The vent stack towering over the "Shelter" facility and known to all will be dismantled within the nearest three years, disassembled and placed in a specialized burial place.
At the beginning of November, 2011 the preparatory work package was finalized for the roof of Unit 3 (elev. +
According to the words of Vitaliy Dragunov, Project Manager from JSC "Atomstroyexport", Chernobyl NPP is a unique construction site, therefore
the organization and performance of physical activities are characterized by important peculiarities:
ChNPP is a facility in-service, where it is necessary to maintain working capacity of the systems and communications, and access of the personnel is carried out according to the work permit and access system. It is a nuclear facility, and that is why the strict normative requirements are applied, which observance is supervised by the State inspection of nuclear safety of
In the I quarter of 2012 JSC "Atomstroyexport" plans to finalize works on installation of the light barrier and systems of radiation control of the new vent stack.