National Report of The Slovak Republic, september 2001


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4.4.1 History of SE, a.s. Quality System establishment


Act No.130/1998 Coll.LL. provided as follows:

To provide for the quality of nuclear installations and activities with respect to all stages of the useful life of nuclear installations, from site selection to decommissioning of nuclear installations, license holders shall be liable to create the necessary organizational structure, procedures and sources for identification and compliance with requirements with respect to quality of nuclear installations and their activities.

Requirements on quality systems and quality assurance are currently (until ÚJD Regulation is issued) contained in Decree No. 436/1990 Coll. of the former ČSKAE.

The Decree lays down requirements on quality assurance of equipment, machines, their components and materials, construction parts and structures, means of automated control of technological processes, including technical and software equipment, and systems of electric supplies relevant from the aspect of nuclear and radiation safety of nuclear installations, and sets the mandatory procedure for technical and organizational measures relevant to quality of specified facilities in the interest of the provision for nuclear safety of nuclear installations.

The principal requirements connected with the provision of quality of specified equipment include:

  1. identification of activities relevant from the aspect of specified equipment,
  2. organizational and technical conditions of quality assurance and all activities relevant for the quality of specified equipment,
  3. development and approval of procedures for performance of activities relevant for the quality of specified equipment so as to reach and maintain the set standard of quality,
  4. checking upon the extent and quality of activities performed relevant to the quality of specified equipment,
  5. documenting of activities performed relevant to the quality of specified equipment, including inspection results,
  6. evaluation of review results according to paragraph d) above and evaluation of the efficiency of measures taken. 

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