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Ukraine: Chornobyl’s New Safe Confinement project completes final commissioning test

26 April 2019
The New Safe Confinement at Chornobyl Nuclear Power Plant successfully completed its final commissioning test on 25 April. The successful conclusion of the 72-hour trial operation, a day before the 33rd anniversary of the accident in 1986, marks the safe physical completion of the new structure placed over the destroyed Reactor 4. The New Safe Confinement will protect the environment from further releases of radioactive materials and enable…

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