CEO Mohammad Ibrahim Al Hammadi said: Became the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation “This extraordinary achievement is the result of the solid security culture of the work teams and their commitment to meet the highest standards of quality and safety in the development process. Baraka stations“.
He added that reaching 100 million safe working hours is a testament to our capability UAE Safely complete important and innovative projects, while setting a new record in the field for new nuclear power projects around the world.
“With thousands of workers at the Baraka station site, we want to conduct regular training sessions in addition to regular supervision to ensure their commitment to safety is a priority,” Al-Hammadi added.
After commercial operation, the first station in Baraka became the largest single power source in the UAE, leading the largest efforts to reduce carbon emissions in the region.
Baraka stations are one of the biggest projects Peaceful nuclear energy Worldwide, the APR1400 Advanced Power Reactor consists of four plants each.
Construction of the stations began in 2012 and has been progressing steadily since then. Commercial operations began at the first station in April 2021, while the refueling process at the second station was completed and is currently undergoing all the tests and procedures for preparation for the startup phase.
Construction work on the third and fourth stations is nearing completion, with completion rates reaching 94 per cent and 89 per cent, respectively, while the total completion rate at the four stations is over 95 per cent.