PNRA Issued Design Licenses to HMC-3 and WASO

Pakistan Nuclear Regulatory Authority (PNRA) issued licenses to Heavy Mechanical Complex-3 (HMC-3) and Works & Services Organization (WASO) for "Design of Nuclear Safety Class-3 (NSC-3) Equipment" and for "Design of Nuclear Safety Related Structures" respectively after completion of licensing process. The licenses were awarded in a ceremony held on January 20, 2021 at PNRA HQs, Islamabad and Chairman PNRA formally presented the licenses to Chairman PAEC.

The licensing process included the review & assessment and inspection of Integrated Management System (IMS), quality assurance documentation, organizational technical competence, training & qualification, design development, design verification and validation capabilities of both HMC-3 and WASO.