Introducing the new End User – Eletronuclear

Eletronuclear, founded in 1997, is the only company in Brazil that generates electricity from nuclear sources. It operates the Angra 1 (640 MW) and Angra 2 (1,350 MW) power plants, which produce 40% of all the energy consumed in Rio de Janeiro.

The company focuses on diversifying electricity supplies and sustainability, which includes strict monitoring programs to protect the environment and investments in environmental education. Eletronuclear places a strong emphasis on safety and continuously improves its processes through training, testing, and simulations. With many years of experience and advanced technologies, it proudly boasts its power plants as some of the most efficient in the world.

Are you interested in advancing the understanding of aging mechanisms, physics-based advanced modeling, developing operational inspection methods, assessing structural significance, and providing end-use consulting? Become one of our end users too!

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WP 1

State-of-the-art of quantitative assessment of ageing of concrete SSC


WP 2

Corrosion assessment of embedded liners in concrete



WP 3

Characterization, prediction, and monitoring of internal swelling reactions in concrete

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WP 4

Delayed strains of containment buildings in operational and accidental conditions


WP 5

Assessing the performance of irradiated concrete


WP 6

Dissemination, communication and training



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