About us

Established October 1st 2013, by partial division of the Romanian Authority for Nuclear Activities Drobeta Turnu Severin, (RAAN), after the separation of the research and development activities, technological engineering and technical support for nuclear power, the Technologies for Nuclear Energy State Owned Company (RATEN) is a strategic Romanian legal Entity coordinating the RD activity in the nuclear energy field, which maintains and develop  the scientific and technologic support for the National Nuclear Energy Program.
The Company was constituted through the Government Act No. 54, 2013 May 29th, approved by the Law No. 302, 2013 November 15th.
RATEN managed two Subsidiaries:
Institute for Nuclear Research Pitesti (RATEN ICN)
Center of Technology and Engineering for Nuclear Projects, Bucureşti Magurele (RATEN CITON)

RATEN headquarters is in Mioveni, Campului Street No.1, Arges County, Romania, Postal code 115400


The General Director RATEN, Cristian GENTEA, takes part in the 62nd Annual Regular Session of the IAEA General Conference and in the Scientific Forum, entitled “Nuclear Technology for Climate: Mitigation, Monitoring and Adaptation", at the Vienna International Centre, in Vienna, Austria, September 17-21, 2018.
Mr. Cristian GENTEA, General Director RATEN, participates in the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between the Partnership for Research and Education for Advanced Nuclear Systems (CESINA) and Nuclearelectrica National Company SA (SNN) at SNN headquarters on 14 March 2018.
Mr. Cristian GENTEA, General Director RATEN, signs the Agreement between the Commissariat of Atomic Energy and Alternative Energies (CEA) and the Nuclear Energy Technologies State owned Company (RATEN), in the field of Nuclear Science and Technology for peaceful uses, at the Institute for Nuclear Research (RATEN ICN) headquarter, on February 28, 2018.
The General Director RATEN, Mr. Cristian GENTEA, participates in the signing of the Collaboration Protocol between the Institute of Geodynamics of the Romanian Academy and the Institute of Nuclear Research (RATEN ICN), on February 22, 2018, at RATEN ICN headquarter, on the Nuclear Platform Mioveni.