Date: November 13, 2019
Destination: Plzeň, 105 km from Prague
Expected Departure from Prague: 7:00 a.m.
Expected Arrival to Prague: 5:00 p.m.
Price: 50 Euros (the price includes bus transport, guide, lunch, VAT)
The Research Centre Řež is a research organisation concentrating on research, development and innovation in the energy sector, primarily nuclear. The company operates a major research infrastructure to support R&D for development of nuclear and other means of sustainable power generation. In particular, the two research reactors, create the core of the infrastructure and are linked to technological loops, hot cells, laboratories for material science, severe accident modelling, technologies for testing components and materials for fusion related R&D. This covers most of the life cycle of current technologies of GEN II–III+, future GEN IV and fusion technologies. Participants will visit laboratories of Nondestructive testing methods, Material testing and Fusion facility for testing of fusion reactors components.
VZU provides broad scale of independent research, development and testing oriented services. The company service portfolio includes complex material and surface layers diagnostics, computational modelling, internationally accredited material testing, instrument calibrations, and real-time diagnostics on the machinery critical components in operation.
We are one of the leaders of the nuclear power industry in Europe. We are part of its history and we pass on our knowledge and experience from one generation to the next.
Maximum Number of Participants: 40