National Nuclear Center
Republican State Enterprise “National Nuclear Center of the Republic of Kazakhstan” was established in May 15, 1992
- RSE NNC RK
- Branch Institute of Atomic Energy (Kurchatov)
- Branch Institute of Radiation Safety and Ecology (Kurchatov)
- Branch “Baikal” (Kurchatov)
- Branch Kazakh State Research & Production Center for Blasting Operations (Almaty)
Branch “Institute of Atomic Energy”
Established in 1992, IAE was based on the Combined Expedition of Luch Scientific and Production Association of the RF Ministry for Atomic Energy.
Primary activity areas - R&D activities to support the Kazakhstan Nuclear Power Development Program, feasibility studies for nuclear power plant construction in certain regions, thermonuclear and nuclear power safety, space power reactor facilities, solid-state radiation physics, and reactor material testing.
M.K. Skakov – Director of IAE NNC RK
Branch “Institute of Radiation Safety and Ecology”
IRSE was established on the basis of research sub-units of Military Unit 52605 and NNC radioecological subdivisions in 1993.
Primary Activity Areas - radioecology and radiation monitoring of national regions where nuclear tests have been conducted or nuclear facilities are available, decontamination of radioactively contaminated areas, and study of medical and biological aspects of radiation impact on the environment.
S.N. Lukashenko – Director of IRSE NNC RK
BE was built up on the basis of the former USSR Ministry of General Engineering subdivisions in 1992.
Primary Activity Areas - applied research, technical and engineering operations.
Was established by RK Cabinet Resolution № 464 "On Kazakh State Research and Production Center for Blasting Operations" dated June 7, 1993. RK Governmental Resolution № 807 of 19.08.2002 incorporates KSCEO into RSE "National Nuclear Center of the Republic of Kazakhstan".
Primary Activity Areas - manufacture of explosives, special-purpose equipment, devices and blasting mechanical aids, expert evaluation of blasting-related design and engineering documentation on development, testing and application of industrial explosives; improvement of industrial explosives; development and application of simple ammonium nitrate based explosives (to be manufactured on a blasting site), manufacturing complexes, machinery and equipment for mechanized blasting operations, rendering scientific and commissioning services related to establishment and development of explosives industry.
050020, Almaty, L.Chaikina Str., 4
Tel./fax: (3272) 63-62-41, 63-62-42
D.G. Massyagin – Director of KSCBO