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Karachi 2 pressuriser completes tests

Karachi 2 pressuriser completes tests

The pressuriser for the HPR1000 (Hualong One) reactor under construction at unit 2 of the Karachi nuclear power plant in Pakistan has completed factory hydraulic pressure testing.

New Nuclear 19 October 2018


Dome installed at Karachi unit 3

Dome installed at Karachi unit 3

The dome of Karachi unit 3 in Pakistan has been lifted into place, marking the transition from civil construction to equipment installation at the Hualong One unit.

New Nuclear 01 October 2018


Vessel installed at second Pakistani Hualong One

Vessel installed at second Pakistani Hualong One

The pressure vessel for the Chinese-designed Hualong One reactor under construction as unit 3 of Pakistan's Karachi nuclear power plant has been hoisted into place.

New Nuclear 06 September 2018


First steam generator for Karachi 3

First steam generator for Karachi 3

The first steam generator has been hoisted into place at Pakistan's Karachi unit 3, using an improved version of the "pre-introduction" method, China National Nuclear Corporation has announced.

New Nuclear 21 August 2018


Amano commends Pakistan nuclear safety and security

Amano commends Pakistan nuclear safety and security

Amano_Abbasi_March_2018_(PMO)-48Pakistan is ready to strengthen its relationship with the International Atomic Energy Agency, the country's prime minister, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, told IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano this week. Amano commended Pakistan's efforts to increase nuclear safety and security.

Regulation & Safety 15 March 2018


Pakistan, China agree to build Chashma 5

Pakistan, China agree to build Chashma 5

Chashma_5_agreement_(CNNC)-48China National Nuclear Corporation and the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission have signed a cooperation agreement on the construction of a HPR1000 Hualong One reactor at the Chashma nuclear power plant.

New Nuclear 23 November 2017


Pressure vessel in place at Karachi 2

Pressure vessel in place at Karachi 2

Karachi-2_RPV_lift_(CNNC)-48The reactor pressure vessel has been hoisted into place at Karachi unit 2 in Pakistan. All of the main reactor components - the RPV and three steam generators - have now been installed at the Chinese-designed Hualong One unit.

New Nuclear 11 October 2017


Steam generator installation underway at Karachi 2

Steam generator installation underway at Karachi 2

Karachi 2 steam generator - 48The first of three steam generators has been installed at Karachi unit 2. The unit is the first of two Chinese-designed Hualong One nuclear power reactors being constructed at the site in Pakistan.

New Nuclear 13 September 2017


Prime Minister inaugurates Chashma 4

Prime Minister inaugurates Chashma 4

Chashma_4_inauguration_(Govt_of_Pakistan)-48The government of Pakistan is committed to adding 8800 MWe of nuclear energy to the country's national grid by 2030, Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi said today at the official inauguration of the country's fifth nuclear power reactor.

New Nuclear 08 September 2017


China, Pakistan agree to uranium cooperation

China, Pakistan agree to uranium cooperation

China and Pakistan have agreed to cooperate in uranium exploration and mining. China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) said it had signed a framework agreement with the Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission yesterday for technical cooperation in the exploration and development of uranium resources. China signed a similar agreement with Saudi Arabia earlier this year.

Uranium & Fuel 31 July 2017