Mr. Vladimir Vakhnenko, UMP JSC Senior Deputy Executive Board Chairman – Chief Operating Officer, and Mr. Arman Suleimenov, General Director of Ulba-FA LLP, were awarded Letters of Gratitude by Prime Minister, Mr. Alikhan Smailov for significant contribution to the development of nuclear industry and successful launch of Ulba-FA LLP plant for production of fuel assemblies.

 When presenting the awards, Mr. Yerzhan Mukanov, Chairman of NAC Kazatomprom JSC Management Board, noted: “Thanks to the launch of the fuel assembly plant, Kazakhstan has become one of the few states-manufacturers and suppliers of nuclear fuel for nuclear power plants. This is the merit of all Kazatomprom, UMP and Ulba-FA employees who were directly involved in the project and provided the required assistance. There are new tasks ahead of us, and I am confident that we will cope with them just as successfully”.


In the letter the Prime Minister stressed that such projects help to raise the status of the nuclear industry and wished the managers further success in their professional activities for the benefit of our country.