Chernobyl’s Twelve-Year Long Quest to Place Used Nuclear Fuel in Dry Storage Clears a Critical Hurdle

We are pleased to report that Holtec's technology to place Chernobyl's irradiated fuel in a storage facility with multiple barriers to ensure long-term environmental isolation has been approved by the State Nuclear Regulatory Committee of Ukraine and by all of the country's national institutions and ministries responsible for reviewing the application to protect public health and safety.

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In Memoriam Dr. Stanley Turner

Dr. Stanley Turner I am overcome with grief as I announce to you the passing of our dear friend and colleague of over three decades, Dr. Stanley Turner. Dr. Turner, 84, breathed his last on August 8,…

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Energoatom Signs Contract Amendment to Advance Deployment of United States Spent Nuclear Fuel Management Systems

The National Nuclear Energy Generating Company of Ukraine “Energoatom” and the New Jersey-based company “Holtec International” signed an amendment to their 2005 contract for the certification, manufacturing, and testing of the Holtec International Dual Purpose Canister Spent Fuel Management System (HI-STORM 190) in Ukraine.

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Holtec Wins Ukrainian Government’s International Dry Storage Tender on Failed Chernobyl Fuel

We are pleased to announce that Holtec has won a competition conducted by the State Specialized Enterprise “Chernobyl NPP” (SSE ChNPP) to develop a storage system design to place the “failed” spent fuel (that is not covered by the Donor/Ukraine agreement) in dry storage ISF-2.

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Ukrainian Government and Holtec International Ratify the Dry Storage Project for Chernobyl

In a ceremony on September 17, 2007 in Kiev, Ukraine, presided by President of Ukraine Victor Yushchenko, General Director of the Chernobyl Specialized State Enterprise, Igor Gramotkin and Holtec’s President and CEO, Dr. Kris Singh, signed the Contract documents that bind Holtec and the Ukrainian government to complete the interment of Chernobyl’s used nuclear fuel in dry storage systems in full conformance with Ukraine’s national safety standards.

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Corporate Diary: 2005

Holtec’s stakeholders will remember 2005 as the year of several significant corporate milestones.

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ENERGOATOM and Holtec Formalize the Contract to Build a Central Storage Facility in Ukraine
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ENERGOATOM and Holtec Formalize the Contract to Build a Central Storage Facility in Ukraine

Holtec International is pleased to announce the signing of a contract with Ukraine’s government owned nuclear utility, “ENERGOATOM”, to establish a state-of-the-art central storage facility for the used nuclear fuel produced by the country’s VVER reactors.

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Holtec to Establish a Turnkey Central Storage Facility for Ukraine’s HLW

We are pleased to announce that Energoatom, Ukraine’s National Atomic Energy Generating Company, has selected Holtec International to build the country’s Central Spent Fuel Storage Facility for long-term dry storage of the commercial spent fuel produced by its fleet of VVER reactors.

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