Sodium Purification Facility of HWB inaugurated by Secretary



Chairman, Atomic Energy Commission & Secretary, Department of Atomic Energy (DAE), Shri K. N. Vyas laid the foundation stonefor production of Nuclear Grade SodiumatHeavy Water Plant (HWP), Baroda on 5.1.2020. Presently, high purity sodium is required to be imported. High purity sodium finds its use for manufacture of insecticides, synthetic detergent, dyes, various vitamins and drugs, in addition to its application in fast breeder nuclear reactors.  Dr. U. Kamachi Mudali, Chairman & Chief Executive, Heavy Water Board (HWB) and other senior officials of HWB were present during the occasion. Read More




Guard of Honour

Planting of Sapling

Interaction with Senior Colleagues

Plant Visit


Receiving Purified Sodium from CE, HWB

Visit to Sodium Purification Facility


Inauguration of Sodium Purification Facility

Inspecting the 24kA Cell Components


Laying Foundation Stone for Sodium Metal Plant

Participants for the Function



Inauguration of Sodium Metal Plant