The progress on the key event of the Physical launch of the reactor in April 2016 at power unit №1 of Novovoronezhskaya NPP-227.04.2016
In the framework of the program of the physical start of the unit No. 1, the reactor core was fully loaded with nuclear fuel.
Subsequent stages: Assembling of the reactor, inclusion the main circulation pumps (MCP), and complex tests at the minimum controlled power level (ISU), should be completed in the first half of may 2016.
A successful tests at ISU will signal about the completion of phase "physical start-up".
In the turbine room works is underway on the preparation for vacuum accumulating in technological systems of turbine room. The Corporation completed the installation of all technological systems and equipment, the works for installation of instrumentation systems and automatic chemical control (ACC) are in the final stage
Vacuum accumulating scheduled for 28.04.2016.
The implementation of the key event “Physical launch of the reactor” planned in December 2015.
Submission of the objects.
The main construction and installation works on the launch facilities of unit No. 1. are
In the buildings of the “nuclear island” (turbine building, reactor building, auxiliary reactor building, the building for electrical supply) and other projects constructed on the terms of turnkey, the Corporation finishing complete the works for coloring the buildings and rooms and device bulk of the work.
Preparation and submission of the facilities is on schedule approved by the management of the Concern "Rosenergoatom".
Up to 27.04.2016 22 objects were presented and submitted to the working Committee.