Rostechnadzor Chairman Aleshin Had a Working Meeting with Iranian Colleague
The delegation of the Iran Nuclear Regulatory Authority (INRA) of the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran (AEOI) headed by AEOI Vice-President and Head of INRA Naser Rastkhah visited Rostechnadzor during July 1 to 3, 2014, on invitation of Chairman Alexey Aleshin to discuss issues of interagency cooperation.
At the meeting the leaders of the regulatory authorities of Russia and Iran shared information on the state of nuclear and radiation safety in both countries, summarized provisional results of interagency cooperation and discussed its prospects.
As part of the visit, the Iranian delegation had a discussion with the management of FSUE VO "Safety" about extending the contract on rendering consultancy service to the INRA/AEOI during operation of Unit №1 of Bushehr NPP.
The INRA/AEOI delegation also visited the Information and Analytical Centre of Rostechnadzor which performs real-time control of nuclear safety and radiation situation at the nuclear facilities under normal operation and in emergencies, and Scientific and Engineering Centre for Nuclear and Radiation Safety, an organization providing scientific and technical support to Rostechnadzor, in particular, in developing regulatory legal documents in the field of atomic energy uses.
As a result of the meeting, the parties signed a protocol outlining common areas of prospective interagency cooperation.