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The reactor vessel for unit 1 of the NPP "Akkuyu" was tested

The reactor vessel for unit 1 of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant under construction in Turkey with the participation of Russia, has successfully passed the hydraulic tests have confirmed the reliability of this product and its readiness for future exploitation, reported the press service of the machine-building division of Rosatom Atomenergomash.

Tests were conducted by the manufacturer of the reactor of the plant "Atommash" (Volgodonsk, Rostov region). "For the responsible of the final stage in the manufacture of the reactor vessel uses a special underground stand – caisson. He put the support ring, on which a crane with a lifting capacity of 600 tons was installed in the design position of the reactor vessel and shut down process lid. Hydraulic tests conducted in accordance with special technology, in which the reactor vessel was created maximum pressure (24,5 megapascals) above the operating pressure by 1.4 times," - said in the message.

The Prosecutor's office checks after the accident in the Rostov region

Rostov oblast Prosecutor's office organized a check after the accident, which killed five people, including a child, said the representative office.

As previously reported by the management of regional traffic police, the accident occurred at about 11.30 PM GMT Saturday at the 67th kilometer of highway Rostov-on-don - Volgodonsk. According to preliminary information, the driver of the KIA went for overtaking on a counter strip where has faced with "VAZ-2112". Killed five people, including a child.

In the Rostov region a century the woman was healed from COVID-19

Doctors cured of coronavirus 100-year-old resident of Volgodonsk, Rostov region, a woman was discharged from the hospital, said in Instagram, the Governor of the region Vasily Golubev.

According to Golubev, in the hospital, a woman arrived in a state of moderate severity with confirmed coronavirus and its complication community-acquired pneumonia.