APR1400 Working Group (APR1400WG)
The MDEP APR1400 Working Group
(APR1400WG) was approved by the MDEP Policy Group in May 2012. The
group's work is focused on the safety reviews of KHNP's APR-1400 design.
The national regulatory authorities participating in the APR1400WG
- Republic of Korea
- United Arab Emirates
- United States
The APR1400WG's main objectives are as follows:
- to leverage resources and ensure that the APR-1400 design reviews
- to exchange information about their
safety reviews in the areas of Fukushima lessons learned enhancements,
long term cooling, digital I&C, construction oversight,
probabilistic safety assessment and severe accidents, taking into
account design differences among countries and differences in
The APR1400WG reports its status to the MDEP Steering Technical
Committee (STC) at the latter's thrice annually meetings.
MDEP APR1400WG's main stakeholders include:
- KHNP and KEPCO E&C, Republic of Korea
- KEPCO E&C, Republic of Korea and the US
- ENEC, UAE
For more information, see the MDEP Annual Report: 2017-2018.
2019-2020 Programme Plan
Last reviewed: 13 October 2020