The three countries of Korea, China and Japan gathered for a Union Emergency
Exercise held on November 2 in Uljin, Korea.This is the 4th joint
exercise under the framework of TRM which stands for Top Regulator's Meeting on
nuclear safety in Northeast Asia.There were around 20 participants from
regulatory agencies and related organizations of the three countries who assumed
a role of notifying to their own counrties as well as the IAEA of the emergency
information.This exercise is based on the scenario consisting of the
four stpes: Warinings White-Blue-Red, radiological accident, and recovery in
Hanwool NPP unit 3.The joint excercise is held annually to enhance
regulatory capcity in emergency situation and finally to deveop nuclear safety
in Northeast Asia.Besides the joint exercise, the neighboring countries
are exchanging information on technical safety issues under the framework TRM.
Mr. Ronald C. Lippy, chairman of ASME OM Standard Committee paid a visit at KINS
from 6th to 7th Sep. 2017.He met with Mr. Sung, president of KINS and
participated in a workshop to give a special lectrue titled 'ASME Operations
& Maintenance(OM) Code Overview.