JSC Turboatom (Kharkiv) has supplied two steam turbines to Armenian NPP. These turbines are the key equipment for the modernization of the NPP foreseen in the program of expanding its lifespan.
The external press service of Rosatom in Ukraine reported that on June 1, 2018, the Armenian NPP will be stopped for modernization and extension of the lifespan of its reactor two.
Rusatom Service, part of Rosatom, acts as general contractor for modernization.
The turbines were delivered in several stages: by land to the port in Chornomorsk, than by sea to the Poti port (Georgia) and then by rail to the NPP.
The cost of the turbines is not disclosed.
According to the report, in 2019, Ukrainian enterprises would supply a new batch of equipment for the NPP to Armenia, in particular, Zaporizhtransformator will transport an oil-cooled transformer.