VAE Visaginas ( Lithuania )
We are delighted to be involved in the supply of Engineers to assist VAE in its current development of NEW Visaginas Nuclear Power Plant Project in Lithuania which continues to moves forward.
Visagino Atomine Elektrine (VAE ) is a subsidiary of the national electricity company LEO LT, AB. It was established on 28 August 2008. The new company has been carrying out preparatory work for the new Visaginas NPP construction project. This includes an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), a technology acknowledgment and assessment report, a tranportation study, an assesment of construction sites, etc. This work is important for the timely implementation of the procurement tender process and for ensuring that the most advanced reactor technology available is chosen. More information about the new Visaginas NPP construction project is available at: www.vae.lt/.
Before the Visaginas NPP Project Company was established, preparatory work had been carried out, since the end of 2006, by Lietuvos Energija AB’s, Nuclear Energy Department.
Energy Recruitment Solutions Is currently assisting VAE in building a team of highly qualified specialists. We recruite employees not only from Lithuania, but internationally as well,“ – said Mr. Marius Grinevicius, Visagino Atomine Elektrine‘s General Director, who has been working on the new NPP project in Lithuania almost for two years. According to him, the VAE team working on the project will have risen to around 50-60 professionals by March 2009.
The new Visaginas NPP will be built near to the Ignalina NPP, on Lake Druksiai, in the Visaginas Municipality of North Eastern Lithuania.