IAEA Regional Workshop on Lifetime and Performance Management of Instrumentation, Control Systems and Equipment at Nuclear Power Plants

The IAEA Regional Workshop held on October 5-6, 2020, provided a forum for Eastern European nuclear power plant operators to discuss and share aspects and experiences concerning the lifetime and performance management of instrumentation, control systems and equipment at nuclear power plants. The workshop was originally planned for Kurchatov, Kazakhstan, but was replaced with a […]

New Modules for RadICS Platform Receives NRC Approval

An extension to the RadICS field programmable gate array (FPGA)-based digital Instrumentation and Control (I&C) platform was approved by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) on June 23, 2020.  The extension adds three new input modules to extend platform flexibility:  Wide Range Analog Inputs Module, Thermocouple Inputs Module, and Resistance Temperature Detector Inputs Module.   Mark […]

SunPort Attends WNA Technical Workshop on Current Status and Difficulties of I&C Modernization

SunPort CEO Mark Burzynski attended the Technical Workshop on Current Status and Difficulties of I&C Modernization, organized by the Cooperation in Reactor Design Evaluation and Licensing (CORDEL) Working Group of the World Nuclear Association (WNA) in Erlangen, Germany on October 29-31, 2019.  The workshop served as an international forum for sharing and discussing the current […]

Closing the 12th International FPGA Workshop

The 12th International Workshop on Application of Field Programmable Gate Arrays in Nuclear Power Plants was held on October 14-16, 2019 in Budapest, Hungary.  The meeting was hosted by MVM Paks Nuclear Power Plant Ltd.  The workshop was organized by SunPort SA. The Final Agenda of the workshop included 1 invited presentation, 23 technical presentations and 1 [...]

SunPort Participates in the IAEA Technical Meeting on Critical Challenges with Digital Instrumentation and Control Systems at Nuclear Power Plants

The IAEA Technical Meeting provided an international forum for sharing experiences and lessons learned in coping with major challenges associated with nuclear power plant instrumentation and control (I&C) systems, as well as providing I&C-based support for plant performance improvement; and to assist the IAEA in planning future activities on these topics.  Participants from 26 countries […]

SunPort Attends ANS 2019 Utility Working Conference

SunPort attended the American Nuclear Society 2019 Utility Working Conference and Technology Expo on August 4-7, 2019.  The conference is an annual meeting of the nuclear industry that consistently generates strong, practical recommendations designed to address the industry’s most pressing needs.  The focus of the 2019 conference was to analyze cost drivers common to all […]