Dhaka, July 22, 2021 (PR) – Izhevsk electromechanical plant Kupol has shipped to its customer, Atomstroyexport company, three recirculation plants for Roopur Nuclear Power Plant (RNPP) in Bangladesh. This is the first part of a large order which is to be executed in the shortest time possible.
IEMP Kupol (the part of Almaz-Antey Air Defense Corporation) has produced equipment for NPPs more than five years. This is one of the main directions of diversification. Recirculation plants (RP) are a new high-technology product which will let strengthen the plant’s positions in the market of power engineering industry.
The plants are designed to maintain specified air temperature at NPPs. They work in containment area, i.e. a special containment building, where a reactor is located, and provide air cooling which is supplied to the systems responsible for the reactor operation.
The plant comprises a fan, air cooler a connector, a confusor, between them.
The work of acceptance committee had been done before the shipment. The representatives of the institute-developer and the organization took part in it. They are all authorized to perform quality control of products for nuclear power usage (VPO Zarubezhenrgostroy and VO Safety). The committee confirmed the high level of the performed works.
The personnel of Kupol are to manufacture and ship more seven RPs to the customer for the first stage of development of RNPP by the end of the summer. And on the whole IEMP should ship 20 recirculation plants under the contract with Atomstroyexport JSC during 2021-2022.