On 4 August 2017 the scientific visit of the representatives of the Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission (BAEC) to the ROSATOM-CICE&T was completed.
During the visit the two specialists from Bangladesh, working at the site of the “Rooppur” NPP – Ms Farhana Islam and Mr Shanjib Karmaker, had got acquainted with the Russian and international experience in the development, introduction, implementation, maintenance and improvement of Environmental Management System (EMS) in nuclear power plants. In addition to studying the theory, the participants of the scientific visit, together with the specialists of the ROSATOM-CICE&T considered the processes of the development and implementation of an EMS as applied to Bangladesh and the site of the “Rooppur” NPP conditions on the basis of the ISO 14001:2015. The information on integrated management system was also provided. The consultants from the ROSATOM-CICE&T were Dr. Natalia Latynova, Viktor Latynov, Prof. Tatiana Melnitskaya, and Dr. Vladimir Bashmakov.
An important part the of the scientific visit’s program was the technical tours to the Crisis Center of the JSC “Concern Rosenergoatom” (Moscow) and to the Public Information Center of the Kalinin NPP (Udomlya), organized by the Concern.
At the Crisis Center the Chief Technologist of the Department of Emergency Preparedness and Radiation Protection of the Concern Igor Gorelov informed the representatives of Bangladesh about the Crisis Center’s activities and told about the system of emergency preparedness and radiation protection as well as about the use of modern technologies in this field. Tatiana Palitskaya – the Chief Expert of the same Department spoke about the ensuring environmental safety at the Concern’s NPPs.
During the technical tour in the Udomlya (the Kalinin NPP), the representatives of the “Rooppur” NPP visited the Kalinin NPP’s Public Information Center. The objective of the tour was the familiarization with the experience of the EMS’s organization as well as with the information services for environmental protection of the Kalinin NPP. The Head of the Environmental Safety Department Andrey Danilkin told about the experience of the implementation of the EMS and results of its application. The Head of Information and PR Management Department Andrey Voytenko spoke about the implementation of a number of effective projects for mass communication. The EMS of the Kalinin NPP is an effective tool for managing the environmental impacts of the enterprise. The practical experience of the Kalinin NPP in the organization of environmental protection and effective cooperation with the authorities and the public will be used by the “Roopur” NPP.
The management of the ROSATOM-CICE&T expresses its appreciation and thanks all the staff of the organizations participated in conducting the scientific visit.