The long-term contract between ENRRA and JSC “VO Safety” for rendering engineering and consultancy services has become effective
12:00 am – 12:00 am
ENRRA, Nasr City, Cairo, EGYPT
Egyptian Nuclear and Radiological Regulatory Authority
In the framework of the implementation of the El Dabaa NPP Construction Project, the full-scope assistance contract rendered to ENRRA by JSC “VO “Safety” has become effective on 10th of December 2019.
Prof. Samy Soliman “ENRRA Chairman” signaled that this contract sets a new era for an innovative methodological performance related to the regulatory activities -including and not limited to- the development of legal and regulatory framework governing the Nuclear and Radiation activities and facilities in Egypt. He also assured that JSC “VO “Safety” will provide ENRRA with the necessary up-to-date computer codes for conducting the regulatory activities during all stages of NPP construction and operation.
Mr. Vladimir Tikhonov highlighted that the cooperation with ENRRA is beneficial for both parties and that El Dabaa NPP is among the largest projects of the nuclear industry. JSC “VO “Safety” assured that the highest safety standards will be provided during the construction of the first Egyptian NPP and the training of ENRRA personnel will be held both in Russia and Egypt.
According to the Contract, assistance will be provided to ENRRA in the development of the regulatory framework and Integrated Management System (IMS), capacity building, authorization process for the El Dabaa NPP, as well as in the planning and conduct of inspections. Furthermore, it will perform acceptance of systems, structures, and components (SSCs) and assist ENRRA with the establishment of its Situation and Analytical Centre for safety demonstration based on the Software and Hardware System (SAC) to be developed.