King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy announces launch of national cadre development program in uranium mining
Riyadh, King Abdullah City for Atomic and Renewable Energy ''KACARE" has launched a program to develop national cadres under the umbrella of the Uranium Mining Project in Central Jordan, in cooperation with the Jordanian Atomic Energy Commission and Jordanian Uranium Mining Company (JUMCO), which will last for a year.
The first batch of Saudi trainees to Jordan includes 13 specialists for their expertise in uranium exploration and mining to transfer technology, and train national cadres in the exploration of uranium ore, uranium oxide (yellowcake) production and Feasibility Study.
The Uranium Mining Project is one of the components of the National Atomic Energy Project in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to provide the requirements for sustainable national development envisaged in the ambitious Saudi Vision 2030.
In this regard, the President of ''KACARE", Dr. Khalid Al-Sultan pointed out the importance of exchanging knowledge and experience between the two sides because of its positive and effective impact in enabling and developing the skills of national manpower working in these fields, under the leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud and HRH the Crown Prince.
Source: Saudi Press Agency