At Chernobyl, the future dismantling of the damaged reactor in absolute safety thanks to the New Safe Confinement, a project designed and carried out by VINCI and its partners.
The Chernobyl New Safe Confinement, a unique structure for confining the damaged reactor.
For her and for all human beings, the guarantee of the return of safety.
1 million cu. metres
to confine the radioactive dust, a barrier to ensure the health and safety of millions of human beings.
integrated in the confinement so that the damaged reactor can be dismantled in absolute safety.
Making and keeping the site safe, a constant concern.
in a protected
The confinement was assembled 327 metres from the reactor and then slid into its final position.
60 qualified people focused on site safety: surveillance measures at all times and personnel checked regularly.
The personnel were given radiation protection clothing and two dosimeters.
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