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UAE trains nuclear regulators

Regulation and Safety

12 January 2016

FANR_trainees_Jan16_(FANR)_48A group of nine engineering graduates from Emirati universities has joined the United Arab Emirates' Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR) under the regulator's scheme to develop the country's base of nuclear experts.

Nuclear regulators sign up for collaboration

Regulation and Safety

17 September 2015

CSNC-ENSI MOU - 48Several international cooperation agreements related to nuclear safety and regulation have been signed this week on the sidelines of the International Atomic Energy Agency's General Conference in Vienna.

UAE's fourth power reactor under construction

New Nuclear

02 September 2015

Barakah 4 first concrete 48The first safety concrete has been poured for the basemat of the containment building of the fourth reactor at the United Arab Emirates' Barakah nuclear power plant, marking the official start of the unit's construction.

Construction milestones for Barakah 2

New Nuclear

30 November 2015

Barakah_2_dome_Nov_2015_(ENEC)_48The United Arab Emirates' second nuclear unit, Barakah 2, has reached major construction milestones including the completion of the steel containment liner plate, placement of the upper dome, and the lifting into place of the unit's pressurizer.

Steam generators installed at Barakah 2

New Nuclear

17 September 2015

Barakah_2_SGs_Sep_2015_(Enec)_48The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec) has announced that the installation of steam generators in Barakah unit 2's containment building has been completed.

Reactor vessel installed at Barakah 2

New Nuclear

18 June 2015

Barakah 2 vessel signing 48The reactor vessel for the second unit of the United Arab Emirates' first nuclear power plant under construction at Barakah has been installed. That of the first unit was installed in May 2014.