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Press Releases & Announcements

Ken Ellis: WANO remembers the Great East Japan earthquake

Category: Announcements

Today marks the third anniversary of the devastating earthquake and tsunami that struck Japan in March 2011. The whole of WANO will pause today to remember the tragic loss of life and the families still affected by the events of that day. We continue to be inspired by the resilience of the Japanese people. We [...]

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Training seminar on new PO&Cs- WANO MC

Category: Announcements

WANO’s new Performance Objectives and Criteria (PO&Cs) were rolled out to representatives from the WANO Moscow Centre and its member stations during a three-day seminar in January. Through a series of presentations and exercises, Dave Crabtree, WANO Peer Review Programme Director, and INPO Team Leader Gary Welsh, explained the concept, structure and ideology of the [...]

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Subscribe to Inside WANO today!

Category: Announcements

As of March 2014, Inside WANO is adopting a new format. You will now receive the newsletter direct to your email inbox, quarterly. SUBSCRIBE TODAY and from March 2014 you will start receiving your electronic copy of Inside WANO. Read top stories from members, plants and individuals within the nuclear industry, and keep up-to-date with the latest WANO news [...]

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Season’s Greetings- WANO Holiday closure

Category: Announcements

Please note that WANO Headquarters and Regional Centre offices will be closed during the following days over the holiday period. WANO would like to wish all our members, stakeholders and colleagues a wonderful and relaxing festive season! London 25, 26 & 27 December 2013; 1 January 2014 Atlanta 24, 25, 26 & 27 December 2013; 1 January 2014 [...]

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Dave Garchow announced as new WANO Atlanta Centre Director

Category: Announcements, Press Release

London, 21 November 2013 – The World Association of Nuclear Operators (WANO) has announced the appointment of Dave Garchow as WANO Atlanta Centre Director , effective from 15 December 2013. Dave Garchow will succeed David Farr, who has held the positions of vice president of INPO international and Director of WANO Atlanta Centre since January 2009.  [...]

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Participation of the WANO Moscow- Regional Crisis Centre in the integrated emergency exercise

Category: Announcements

The WANO-MC Regional Crisis Centre established on the basis of the REA Crisis Centre participated in the regular international emergency exercise at the Kalinin NPP (Russia) on 18-19 September 2013. The below-listed international and foreign organisations took part in the exercise within the framework of the RCC: - WANO-MC Regional Crisis Centre for VVER NPPs – [...]

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Crew performance observation training at Novovoronezh

Category: Announcements

On September 16 – 20, 2013, the Novovoronezh Nuclear Power Station hosted a Crew Performance Observation (CPO) training course for experts from WANO-MC and WANO Hong Kong Office. It was the first CPO training to be conducted in the WANO Moscow Region. The need for this training results from the fact that, starting from 2013, [...]

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WANO Chairman, Jacques Regaldo, will judge new awards programme focused on excellence in nuclear power education and training

Category: Announcements

WANO’s Chairman, Jacques Regaldo, will be participating as a judge in a new awards programme, developed by Nuclear Engineering International magazine, to recognise excellence in nuclear power education and training. The nuclear industry is changing. Many senior experts who worked in the golden age of civil nuclear power in the 1970s and 1980s are now [...]

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Nuclear Engineering International interviews Ken Ellis and Jacques Regaldo

Category: Announcements

In the July 2013 issue of Nuclear Engineering International, Will Dalrymple interviews WANO Managing Director, Ken Ellis and WANO Chairman, Jacques Regaldo on how WANO is changing and improving in the aftermath of Fukushima. Click here to read the full article. Click here to visit Nuclear Engineering International.

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WANO Managing Director Ken Ellis appointed Honorary Colonel of the Royal Canadian Air Force

Category: Announcements

Ken Ellis, WANO Managing Director, was appointed as an Honorary Colonel of the Royal Canadian Air Force on 17 June 2013. Mr Ellis is a member of the 437 (Transport) Squadron, also known as the Huskies. HCol Ellis succeeds HCol John See who had been the Huskies’ goodwill ambassador to the local communities since June 2009. “I [...]

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LONDON

WANO London,
Level 35,
25 Canada Square,
Canary Wharf,
London, E14 5LQ,
United Kingdom

ATLANTA

Atlanta Centre,
700 Galleria Parkway S.E.,
Suite 100,
Atlanta,
GA 30339-5943, USA

MOSCOW

Moscow Centre,
Ferganskaya 25,
Moscow,
109507,
Russia

PARIS

Paris Centre,
8 Rue Blaise Pascal,
92200 Neuilly-sur-Seine,
France

TOKYO

Tokyo Centre,
2-11-1 lwado-kita,
Komae-shi,
Tokyo,
201-8511,
Japan