Kick-off June 29, CEN WORKSHOP 64 PHASE 4 Design and Construction Codes for Gen II to IV nuclear facilities 2023-2027

Launch of the Phase IV of CEN/WS 64.

When: Thursday 29-06-2023 09:00 – Thursday 01-07-2027 00:00
Where:  Brussels & online

Kick-off CEN WS 064 – Phase 4 Design and Construction Codes for Gen II to IV nuclear facilities

The CEN-WS064 brings together different stakeholders (scientists, reactor designers, code developers, material manufacturers, regulators and utilities) with the overall objective to

  • Bring together and federating, at a European level, the community of experts working in the field of nuclear standards, based on AFCEN codes,
  • Promote access to good industrial practices for stakeholders from countries developing nuclear facilities,
  • Reduce the fragmentation of good industrial practices in the nuclear field, at the European level, in order to improve the competitiveness of the European nuclear industry,
  • Enable favourable conditions for the harmonization of national regulations facilities.

The CEN WS is organized in for Working Groups (Prospective Groups): PG1: Mechanical Equipment for Gen II-III Reactors; PG2: Mechanical Equipment for Innovative  Reactors; PG3: Civil Works; PG4: Electrical & IC system and Equipment.  Each PG produces:

  • Code Evolution recommendations, to be submitted to AFCEN
  • R&D programme proposals, to be submitted to EC DG-RTD.

The final report for the Phase 3 (2019 – 2022) has been finalized and will be published soon. The Phase-4 will start in July 2023. The kick-off meeting will take place June 29.

The CEN WS064-Phase 4 is now Open for participation for anyone willing to contribute. Please contact  

Chairman: Lucien.Allais@cea.fr or

Vice Charmain and Convener PG2: Karl-fredrik.nilsson@ec.europa.eu;

Registration: djida.laoubi@afnor.org 

Contact:  Lucien.allais@cea.fr; karl-fredrik.nilsson@ec.europa.eu

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