8-10 Sep 2014

Church House Conference Centre, London, United Kingdom

Technical Meeting on Maintenance Optimization to Improve Nuclear Power Plant Performance

With regard to maintenance, the goal of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the World Nuclear Association (WNA) is to systematically improve the overall safe performance and competitiveness of NPPs through the identification and promotion of technological engineering and management best practices. he main purpose of this meeting is to share experience related to maintenance optimization programmes carried out to date in different IAEA Member states and utilities. The main topics to be covered at the meeting are:

  • Maintenance optimization as an ongoing process
  • Methods for maintenance optimization (including risk-based ones)
  • Data requirements and collection
  • Experience and results from maintenance optimization
  • Regulatory body aspects
  • Manufacturers’ views
  • Contingency planning
  • Maintenance optimization setting in new reactor units

Working Documents


IAEA Scientific Secretaries

  • Jiri Mandula, Nuclear Power Engineer
    Nuclear Power Engineering Section
    Division of Nuclear Power, IAEA Department of Nuclear Energy

Please contact NENP Engineering Section - Contact Point if you have any questions.