Implementation of the OPEC-2 Temporary Repository

​​State: Completed 
Period: 2013-2018

OPEC-2 interim storage facility was created for the temporary storage of previous radioactive solid waste resulting from the activities of the Plutonium plant and from subsequent decommissioning activities. 

The plant works, initiated in 2013, were completed in 2017 with final tests on the facility security systems. In 2018, OPEC-2 has obtained an operational license; the next stage will involve loading the facility with previous radioactive waste resulted from the Plutonium Plant. 

After obtaining the operating license in 2018, on September 13, 2019 the Safety Authority released the authorization for the first OPEC-2 temporary storage loading campaign, which allowed the start of the arrangement of radioactive waste previous plutonium implant.