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What's New in 2016


Dec. 6
Mr. Atsufumi Yoshizawa, Executive Director of IRID, Delivers Lecture at Nagoya University (November 26, 2016)
Dec. 1
[R&D TOPICS] Full-scale Testing of Technology for Repairing PCV Leakage Points Full-scale Testing of Strengthening Technology for Suppression Chamber (S/C) Support Columns [IRID/Hitachi GE Nuclear Energy] (November 29, 2016)
Nov. 28
Booth Display at ‘Robot Festa Fukushima’ (November 19, 2016)
Nov. 15
Participation in ‘Science Agora 2016’ (November 5-6, 2016)
Nov. 7
Mr. Naoaki Okuzumi, Senior Manager of IRID’s R&D Planning Department, Delivers Lecture at National Institute of Technology, Fukushima College (October 27, 2016)
Oct. 31
【R&D TOPICS】Development of “Laser Gouging Technology” for Fuel Debris [Led by Toshiba] (October 28, 2016)
Oct. 26
Mr. Hirofumi Kenda, President of IRID, Delivers Lecture for RADIEX 2016 (October 20, 2016)
Oct. 26
Mr. Atsufumi Yoshizawa, Executive Director, Delivers Lecture at Tokyo Institute of Technology. (October 14, 2016)
Oct. 18
【R&D TOPICS】Development of Repair Technology for Water Leakage Sections in PCV Testing Concrete Injection Technology for Water Leak Stoppage Treatment inside Suppression Chamber Using Full-Scale Mock-up Facility [Led by TOSHIBA]. (October 15, 2016)
Oct. 17
【R&D TOPICS】Completion of Preparation for Full-Scale Test Facility Simulating the Lower Part of the PCV and Future Test Plans (October 13, 2016)
Sep. 29
Small Workshop held in Co-operation with the Shibaura Institute of Technology (Sep. 26, 2016)
Sep. 21
Mr. Hirohisa Kuwabara, General Manager of the R&D Strategy Planning Dept., gives lecture on Nuclear Science and Technology for Decommissioning (September 15, 2016)
Sep. 21
Mr. Atsufumi Yoshizawa, Executive Director, Addresses the Atomic Energy Society of Japan 2016 Fall Meeting (September 9, 2016)
Aug. 24
IRID Symposium 2016 in Tokyo -Develop the Future for Decommissioning-
Aug. 24
The 6th Technology Advisory Committee Meeting (August 4th, 2016)
Aug. 24
Mr. Takamori, General Manager, R&D Management Department,Lectured at The Nuclear Summer School in Oarai (August 1, 2016)
Jul. 29
IRID Releases Annual Research Report for 2015.
Jun. 8
Dr. Kotoku and Mr. Ohhashi, both of Deputy General Managers, lectured at International Conference on Advancing the Global Implementation of Decommissioning and Environmental Remediation Programmes. (May 23rd – May 27th, 2016)
May. 30
A leaflet “Robots” was produced to introduce robots that support decommissioning works at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station.
Apr. 20
【R&D TOPICS】Completed manufacturing a full-scale test device simulated the lower part of the Primary Containment Vessel (PCV) and its test plan. (April 20, 2016)
Mar. 28
Speech by Kenro Takamori, IRID General Manager, R&D Management Department at the 1st Conference for R&D Initiative on Nuclear Decommissioning Technology by the Next Generation (NDEC)(March 16, 2016)
Mar. 28
Speech by Hirohisa Kuwahara, IRID General Manager, R&D Strategy Planning Department at the 9th Student Research Presentation Meeting hosted by the Atomic Energy Society of Japan, Kanto-Koetsu Office (March 11, 2016)
Mar. 11
The 5th Technology Advisory Committee Meeting (Mar.1, 2016)
Mar. 11
Industry-University Cooperation Exchange Meeting with the Shibaura Institute of Technology (Feb. 29, 2016)
Feb. 18
【R&D TOPICS】Improved Robot for Investigation inside the Primary Containment Vessel (Scorpion Robot) [Developed by TOSHIBA CORPORATION] (Feb. 18, 2016)
Feb. 17
Small workshop at the University of Tsukuba (Feb 9, 2016)
Feb. 17
Lecture by Mr. Kiyoshi Oikawa, Director of IRID, entitled “International Workshop on the Use of Robotic Technologies at Nuclear Facilities” (Feb. 3, 2016)
Jan. 15
The third International Advisors meeting was held on December 2-4, 2015.