On June 29, the Governor of the province of Salta, Dr. Juan Manuel Urtubey, together with the Minister of Culture, Turism and Sports of that province, Mr. Juan Manuel Lavallen, toured INVAP's headquarters in San Carlos de Bariloche. On behalf of the government of the province of Río Negro, the Minister of Culture, Turism and Sports, Lic. Arabela Carreras, the Minister of Economy, Accountant Agustín Domingo, and other authorities also took part in the tour.
On September 26, during the General and Special Shareholders' Meeting of INVAP, Mr. Horacio Osuna was distinguished as President Emeritus of its Board of Directors. With the presence of the Governor of the Province of Río Negro, Mr. Alberto Weretilneck, together with the President of the Board of Directors of INVAP, Lic. Héctor Otheguy, its General Manager, Dr. Vicente Campenni, and the rest of INVAP directors and trustees, Mr. Osuna was awarded the Diploma of Honor in recognition of his career in the province of Río Negro company from its beginnings.
The RA-10 reactor's pool was located where the Argentine National Commission of Atomic Energy (CNEA, in Spanish) is building the modern nuclear reactor that will provide technology for health, science and industry. The pool is an essential component that will house the core of the reactor inside.
We would like to clarify some important points in relation to information circulating in the press as regards the current situation of the company.
INVAP is a company engaged in complex technological projects such as radioisotope production reactors, Earth observation and communication satellites, radar surveillance systems and nuclear medicine centers, among others. One hundred percent of its income comes from the execution of contracts for the provision of such systems. The company has lived on its own sales for more than four decades.