Atomenergoprom has merged two of its Saint Petersburg subsidiaries to form the "biggest design company in the nuclear industry".

The All-Russia Science Research and Design Institute of Power Engineering Technology (VNIPIET) and Saint-Petersburg Atomenergoproekt (SPbAEP) have joined to form a new company called Atomproekt, VNIPIET said on 2 July.

The new company "is capable of the integrated design of nuclear facilities, and the research and development of nuclear power technologies of the new generation," VNIPIET said.
Source: World Nuclear News