The supplies are carried out under the long-term frame contract for exports of Russian-made nuclear fuel components for ETRR-2 reactor concluded between NCCP and EAEA under coordination of TVEL.
The products range includes uranium components, as well as products made of the aluminum alloy, and aluminum powder.
Aleksey Zhiganin, Director General of NCCP, commented:
- The Egyptian Customer is completely satisfied with the execution of the contract
- In 2020, under the customer’s request, some of the products were shipped even ahead of the schedule
- Moreover, under last year’s lockdown restrictions in Europe, unprecedented efforts were made to fulfill TVEL’s contracts for supply of our fuel for research reactors to the Czech Republic and Hungary, and they were fully accomplished
It is used for research in particle physics and material studies, as well as for production of radioisotopes.
Novosibirsk Chemical Concentrates Plant is one of the world's leading manufacturers of nuclear fuel for NPPs and research reactors in Russia and foreign countries.