ChNPP Archive

  • Description of the Destruction of the Nuclear Power Unit

    Description of the Destruction of the Nuclear Power Unit

    After the explosion that occurred on the night of April 26, 1986 at the fourth unit of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant (ChNPP), the reactor unit, ventilation stack, machine hall and other buildings were destroyed. Major damage to buildings was identified by external inspections and through penetration of accessible areas (determined by the level of [...]

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  • Chernobyl NPP – history

    Chernobyl NPP – history

    Photo and map of construction first block of the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant. Description of the years of hard work for the builders ChNPP. Significant problems with the supply of materials and equipment. The first block became operational in September 1977, the second - January 1979, the third and fourth - in 1981 and 1983 respectively.

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