Positive Conclusion of Comprehensive State Expertize for ISF-2 Project Completion Received

The Employer of this project is SSE “Chernobyl NPP”, the General Designer is State Enterprise “Central Design Institute” of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine, and the Contractor is Holtec International (USA).

As mentioned in the conclusion of UkrGosStroyEkspertiza, “the design documentation is developed in accordance with requirements to robustness, reliability and durability of buildings and structures, their operational safety, sanitary and epidemiological safety for population and ecology, as well fire, industrial, nuclear and radiation safety.”

The positive conclusion of the project expert review provides an opportunity to complete designing phase and proceed to the physical work performance on site.

Prior to start physical activity SSE ChNPP should obtain a license for ISF-2 construction and commissioning instead of available one, limiting the works by the engineering survey of constructed building structures. Corresponding application is submitted to SNRIU. Technical inspection will be performed in early December. As it is expected, the performed work will aloud the Contractor to enter at the site by March 1, 2013, to perform physical works on ISF-2 Project completion.