Kirsi Hassinen appointed CEO of Platom

Published 14.09.2023

Platom’s story begins a new chapter on the eve of the company’s 25th anniversary, when Kirsi Hassinen, M.Sc. (Tech.), starts as the company’s CEO on 1.10.2023.

Platom delivers spent nuclear fuel drying system for Posiva’s encapsulation plant

Published 16.11.2022

Platom has delivered a spent nuclear fuel drying system for Posiva’s encapsulation plant, where Posiva is the responsible licence holder. Drying of nuclear fuel is essential part of the encapsulation process to ensure long term safety of nuclear fuel in the capsule.

Introducing new team leaders

Published 28.09.2022

In September 2022, we renewed our organizational and service structure so that we could serve our customers even more efficiently based on their needs.

Platom is participating the IAEA event on SMRs and MRs

Published 21.02.2022

This week the IAEA is organizing an event and Platom’s Leading Expert Ville Nurmilaukas has been nominated to participate in this Technical Meeting on Instrumentation & Control and Computer Security for Small Modular Reactors (SMR) and Microreactors (MR).

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Becoming a plant expert by analysing safety of nuclear power plants

Published 14.12.2023

The preparation of safety analyses requires vast knowledge of the laws of thermodynamics and the special characteristics of nuclear technology and fuel, as well as knowledge of the operation of the plant unit to be modelled. Thus, experts who perform safety analyses typically develop into excellent plant experts.

Advanced requirement management – What is required?

Published 17.06.2022

Platom’s experts Ville Nurmilaukas, Tuomas Kantola and Janne Valkonen participated in the IAEA Technical Meeting in June 2022 and shared their experiences about the development of a requirement management practices.


Published 17.03.2021

My very first visit to Saudi-Arabia was an IAEA expert mission at the end of 2017. Before my visit, I was, might I say, a bit worried about how I would be able to learn the local customs and behave accordingly. But I soon learned, that – like everywhere else – life in Saudi Arabia is what you make of it. You can make the effort to integrate by learning Arabic and getting to know the local culture.

New waves of training and education

Published 09.12.2020

We all remember how COVID-19 hit the world last spring and started the still on-going transformation to “remote working world” in many areas of industries. Also education and training activities are going through big changes, and currently majority of trainings are organized as remote online sessions.
In the past few months, Platom has put a lot of effort on organizing and developing trainings based on its customers’ needs.

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