Specialists from the Energy Supply Department of the SUS branch of JSC CONCERN TITAN-2 carried out temporary lighting. Now JSC SEM is making foundations for the installation of lighting masts at the industrial site for the entire construction period. After their installation, work on laying power supply networks will begin. In connection with the start of excavation work, the number of people and equipment will be increased. In the near future it is planned to switch to a 24-hour operating mode.
Currently, work continues on the construction of an interception ditch that completely surrounds the construction site of power units Nos. 3 and 4. The interception ditch is 65% complete. Here the work is carried out up to the growth zone of Red Book plants. In mid-summer, it is planned to transplant these plants from the construction site, after which the construction work will be completed in full.
Work continues on individual projects: an integrated fire extinguishing pumping station (IPS) and a transformer substation. At the IPS, the work on concreting the minus elevations has been completed; reinforcement of the zero elevation and concreting are underway. By the end of the year, commissioning work will begin here, and construction of external water supply and sewerage networks has already begun.
As part of the preparatory period this year, it is planned to construct two sections of construction and installation base No. 3, where temporary living camps, locker room and shower areas for future builders will be located, a medical center and the headquarters of the chief safety engineer on the site will also be equipped.
Work is underway to finish the bypass and on-site roads. In the near future it is planned to pave them and put them into temporary operation.
Currently, about 125 people and more than 50 pieces of equipment are working at the construction site, 3 contractors and the main forces of the TITAN-2 holding are involved: JSC SEM, JSC MSU-90, the SUS branch.
The TITAN-2 Holding is a Russian group of companies that builds nuclear facilities. Organisations of the Holding perform the whole cycle of works, from development of basic design documentation to facility commissioning.
The TITAN-2 Holding is the general contractor for construction of the new power units of the Leningrad NPP. At the construction site, the organisations of the Holding perform all civil construction, installation, and electric installation works.
The Holding participates in the construction of Akkuyu NPP in Turkey, Paks II NPP in Hungary and El-Dabaa NPP in Egypt.