DS_new.pngDescription

Review service conducted by the IAEA staff and international experts to review the safety of designs of nuclear power plants against the IAEA Safety Standards. The review can be limited to specific technical areas

Objective

To assist the requesting Member State to review the preliminary safety analysis report for nuclear power plants and to make recommendations in order to enhance safety

Process

The process includes preparatory work by the review team and review missions that usually last two weeks. Funded by the requesting party or through technical cooperation projects

Output

A report summarizing the findings of the review and, if needed, includes a set of recommendations to improve the compliance with the IAEA Safety Standards.  

DS Reviews Conducted

Member State
Year
Service
Pakistan
2006
Chashma 2 NPP: PSAR Chapters 11 & 12 (PAK/9/030)
Ukraine
2008
• Khmelnitski 2
2009
• Rivne 1, 2, 3 & 4
• South Ukraine 1, 2 & 3
• Zaporozhe 1-6
• Khmelnitski 1
Bulgaria
2008
Follow-up DS Review to Kozloduy NPP: “Programme for modernization of Units 5 & 6" (BUL/4/013)
Armenia
2009
Follow-up DS Review: “Assess the resolution of IAEA safety issues at the Armenian Nuclear Power Plant” (ARM/9/020P)