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Twelfth ILO Meeting in Cadarache, June 28th, 2011

13 July 2011 | 18:30 | ILO meetings

Several announcements on upcoming information days were made by F4E officers at the 12th ILO meeting (see starting page of this WEB site).

F4E’s new structure is reflected in the updated Organization Chart.

Fukushima’s impact on ITER will hopefully be reduced to a maximum postponement of 1 year for the first plasma (2020 instead of 2019).

Industry is encouraged to respond to the questionnaires in order for F4E to gain a better view on the industrial competencies available within Europe. Ongoing surveys include:

  • HVAC and power supplies for all buildings (see here)
  • Irradiation facilities in Europe (see here)
  • Cryopumps (see here)
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NZZ, 29.06.2011

13 July 2011 | 18:30 | Press releases

NZZ, 29.06.2011
The Outlook of fusion after Fukushima
Dark clouds seem to want to set barriers on the progress of ITER. See the full report here.

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F4E organized the INFO DAY on DIAGNOSTICS on June 2nd and 8th 2011 in Barcelona

22 June 2011 | 18:00 | Specific colloquium & workshop F4E

F4E described the procedures it will apply for the procurement of DIAGNOSTICS for ITER. Initially the Calls are intended for Associations to finalize the design of the system (Calls for Grants in the form of a Framework Partnership Agreement). Industry will be involved for supplies at a later stage. The presentations of the meetings can be consulted here.

Participants to the conference are listed here.

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Swiss Engineering STZ April 2011

25 May 2011 | 20:00 | Press releases

Für das hundertjährige Jubiläum der Supraleitung hat Swiss Engineering recht interessante Artikel zu diesem Thema und zu ITER veröffentlicht. Zwei davon sehen sie hier:

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F4E organized the INFO DAY on Engineering Support for the TEST BLANKET MODULES on May 17, 2011 in Barcelona.

20 April 2011 | 20:00 | Specific colloquium & workshop F4E

F4E presented Opportunities in Engineering Activities for the EU TBM systems for ITER.

All presentations can be found here.

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