In the middle of February there was held in Prague the 4th international conference Small modular reactors SMR 2018. Under the auspices of Ministry of industry and trade in cooperation with Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering Czech Technical University in Prague and Research Centre Řež it was organized by company EventEra. The conference focused on current development in the field of small modular reactors.
“Our company belongs to the leading world suppliers of control systems for nuclear power plants. We supplied control system for research reactor at Research Centre Řež, we are participating in development of a prototype of system for control of small reactor Labgene in Brazil now. We would like to take part in construction of these reactors, therefore our participation in their development is essential,” says Ivo Topič from the Nuclear Power Engineering Division of our company.
At the conference we also presented our competences in nuclear power industry to the Czech and foreign technological companies. Our colleague Jan Jaňour made a presentation Comprehensive Solution for I&C in Nuclear Power including small modular reactors. Our aim was to offer cooperation in realization of projects in the field of control of technology of small modular reactors to the participating companies,“ says Jaňour.
ZAT at the conference ranked among major companies such as ROLLS-ROYCE, ROSATOM, NUVIA Group, etc. that presented there their readiness, abilities and competences in the concerned field. The conference was as usually held at the Faculty of Nuclear Sciences and Physical Engineering Czech Technical University in Prague.