TAEK Joins Rostechnadzor Inspection
14.06.2018 Representatives of the Turkish Atomic Energy Authority (TAEK) took part as observers in a scheduled field inspection of Rostechnadzor at the Novovoronezh NPP.
The visit was arranged as part of the cooperation between Rostechnadzor and TAEK to share supervisory experience in the area of NPP safety.
Between June 4 to 8, 2018, the TAEK delegation studied the approaches applied by Rostechnadzor to inspection activities. The Turkish inspectors joined their Russian colleagues in a plant site walkdown, were informed about the principles of Rostechnadzor inspectors’ activity on document review, learnt about the specifics of the permanent supervision regime at the plant at various life cycle stages of the facility.
Summing up their visit, the Turkish colleagues commented on its usefulness and expressed hope for further cooperation between the Russian and Turkish nuclear and radiation safety regulators in the area of inspection activities.
Photo by Information and PR Dept of Novovoronezh NP
The Agreement between Federal Environmental, Industrial and Nuclear Supervision Service and the Turkish Atomic Energy Authority on cooperation in the area of licensing and supervision of nuclear safety was signed on June 8, 2010.