The construction of the cut-off wall at the site has been completed
The works of the Paks II. Nuclear Power Plant cut-off wall has been completed. The preparation of the area continues: currently, the soil consolidation is being carried out at the site of the construction.
Paks expansion is now all about the actual construction
The parties have signed the roadmap for the coming years, and the Paks expansion is no longer about paperwork, but about the actual construction – Péter Szijjártó announced in Paks.
Péter Szijjártó: work on the Paks II. project is progressing well
– We have excavated 1,5 million cubic meters of soil, almost two thirds of the cut-off wall is completed, and last week we started the soil consolidation – Péter Szijjártó said about the latest news of Paks II. in Pécs.
Meeting with the CEO of WANO
Gergely Jákli, Chairman-CEO of Paks II. and Naoki Chigusa, CEO of WANO met in Budapest.
Building a nuclear power plant is a huge opportunity for the Hungarian construction industry
The international nuclear power plant construction market opens up significant opportunities for Hungarian construction companies, Gergely Jákli said at a meeting of ÉVOSZ (National Association of Construction Contractors).
Szijjártó: There is no EU competitiveness without developing nuclear capacities
Without a cardinal increase in nuclear capacities, energy security cannot be guaranteed and climate protection goals cannot be achieved – Péter Szijjártó said at the IAEA General Assembly.
Levente Magyar: Paks II. is the key to energy security
Regarding the investment, all the conditions are given for proceeding at the appropriate pace – emphasized Alexey Likhachev at Paks, after visiting the construction with Levente Magyar and Gergely Jákli.
Soil excavation for Unit 6 has started
The Paks II. project has reached another important milestone with the start of the soil excavation for Unit 6 – Péter Szijjártó announced.
The amendment of the EPC contract has been signed
The preparatory phase of the project has been closed and it enters the phase of construction
The construction of the cut-off wall is done in continous shifts
Two machines, working in two shifts, day and night, are building the cut-off wall on the two new units’ site.
Péter Szijjártó: the cut-off wall works have started
On 3 July, the important phase of the ground preparation, the cut-off wall works, started in the area of the two new NPP units – Péter Szijjártó announced.
The team of Paks II. also participated in the charity run
This year, the Same blood charity event started from Bonyhád. Paks II. Ltd.’s employees were also present at the run and blood donation.
Péter Szijjártó: the revised framework ensures a faster progress
– The successful talks will give a new momentum to the implementation of the project – said Péter Szijjártó, after meeting with representatives of Rosatom.
Green light for the contractual amendments
The European Commission has approved the implementation and financing agreement for the project.
Budapest hosts the conference coordinated by the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Our country hosts CAMP, a prestigious scientific exchange for the nuclear profession.
Another Paks-like reactor starts generating electricity
This is the sixth VVER-1200 reactor connected to the grid worldwide.
Rossen Hristov was informed about the Paks project
The Bulgarian Energy Minister was welcomed by the Chairman-CEO of Paks II Ltd. in Budapest.
Gergely Jákli: We can benefit from the experience of the Turkish nuclear power plant construction
The experience gained in Akkuyu is valuable for the Paks project, as similar technology units are being implemented in Hungary.
Hungary had the lowest household electricity prices in the EU
Although energy prices rose sharply everywhere in the European Union, Hungary was able to maintain its leading position in terms of the cheapest electricity and gas prices in the second half of 2022.
The exchange of experiences was the focus of the WANO meeting
The WANO working group supporting the construction of new units held its meeting in Paks. To conclude the exchange of views, the participants visited the construction site of the new units.