This project has received funding from the European Union's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under agreement No 945275


Framatome (earlier AREVA NP) is a leading international nuclear company offering innovative solutions and value-adding technologies for design, construction, maintenance and modernization of NPPs worldwide. The enterprise designs, manufactures and installs components and fuel assemblies for reactors and offers the full range of NPP services. With more than 10,000 employees worldwide, Framatome is supporting its customers to increase the safety and effectiveness of their plants and hence reach their economic and social objectives.

Role in the project

Framatome leads WP3 devoted to the SACO construction and PKL experiments. The company activates its PWR resources in Erlangen (Germany), in particular the PKL test facility, and exploits its large experience in the function and effectiveness of passive systems as accumulated during the KERENA development, when the corresponding systems were experimentally verified at the INKA test facility in Karlstein.