The head of the Ukrainian companies involved in the construction of the Arch at the Chernobyl NPP, was awarded the title of honored Builder

Руководителю украинской компании, задействованной в строительстве Арки на ЧАЭС, присвоили звание заслуженного строителя

On the occasion of the twenty-sixth anniversary of independence of Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko has awarded the title of honored Builder of Ukraine Mikhail Borodavko, Director General of the company “Ukrenergomontazh”.

This is stated in the presidential decree. The company, which is one of the key Ukrainian State building Corporation “ukrbud”, since 1986, conducting stabilization work at the Chernobyl NPP. In particular, last year its experts have reconstructed the station and built enclosing the contour of Chernobyl, which was necessary for sliding of a new shelter over the old sarcophagus.

In addition, the “Ukrenergomontazh” prepared the site for the construction of Arches, built a new ventilation pipe and a plant for processing liquid radioactive waste, created a system of access control, fire and physical protection, sanitary inspection staff and implemented a number of key projects at the Chernobyl plant. The company continues stabilization work in the 3rd and 4th blocks of the Chernobyl NPP, as well as building a new railway line to Centralized storage of spent nuclear fuel.

Together with Michael Borodavko state award was given to boxer Wladimir Klitschko and artists Bogdan Benyuk, Ostap Stupka and Taras Chubai. Note that last year the President of Ukraine was also marked by the former Chairman of the Supervisory Board “Ukrenergomontazh” Victor Mikitas. On the occasion of the Arch is slid to the fourth unit of Chernobyl, he was posthumously awarded the order “For merits” III degree.