The equipment is designed for making important parts of the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER).
St. Petersburg Marine Technical University has concluded an agreement for developing and supplying a robotized device for //welding metals of large thickness, a spokesperson for the University told Saint-Petersburg TV Channel.
The Dollezhal Research and Development Institute of Power Engineering, one of Russia’s major nuclear technology R&D centers and part of Rosatom Concern, acts as the customer under the contract. The contractor is the Institute of Laser and Welding Technologies.
The equipment to be designed will be used to manufacture important parts of the International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER) planned to be built in 2025 in the Cadarache Research Center in France.