OJSC «AEM-technology» will manufacture equipment for the third and fourth power units of Indian Kudankulam NPP
Machine–building division of Rosatom the Atomenergomash JSC has concluded a contract for complete delivery of reactor compartment equipment for the third and fourth power units of Indian Kudankulam NPP. The products will be manufactured and delivered to NPP during 2016-2018.
As general director of Atomenergomash Andrey Nikipelov commented, “This contract turns a new page in longstanding and successful work of AEM in the production of equipment for nuclear projects of India. It considerably increases our participation in construction of the country’s largest NPP that at the same time enhance our responsibility. The earlier manufactured and delivered equipment of holding has repeatedly proved its security and quality by many-years accident-free operations on dozens nuclear power plants all over the world. I am sure, that this new units of Kudankulam NPP will also take rightful place in this list”.
Within the framework of the contract the affiliated company AEM-technology JSC will manufacture the VVER-1000 reactor vessel together with internal components and an upper unit, a steam generators set, an ECCS vessels and other equipment.
“It is an important order for our Company that will ensure optimum utilization of our production sites,” underlined general director of AEM-technology Igor Kotov. “We are currently manufacturing different equipment for all NPP’s projects in the Russian Federation and for the first NPP in republic of Belarus. I am convinced that we will cope with successful delivery of required quality equipment in the contract dates for another significant foreign project which is implemented by Rosatom”.
Today AEM-technology CJSC is one of the leading engineering companies in Russia in the field of power engineering. The company was established in 2007 in structure of Atomenergomash JSC — a machine-building division of Rosatom State Corporation. Managed by AEM-technology CJSC are a head engineering office in St. Petersburg, Petrozavodskmash OJSC in Petrozavodsk and AEM-technology CJSC Branch in Volgodonsk.