SAFARI-1 Research Reactor.
Celebrates its 50th anniversary in March 2015. A significant milestone in the nuclear sector ... 50 years of technology excellence.
SAFARI-1 is a 20 Megawatt tank-in-pool type nuclear research reactor, owned and operated by the South African Nuclear Energy Corporation (Necsa) and it is located at Pelindaba, 30 km west of Pretoria. SAFARI-1 is an acronym for South Africa Fundamental Atomic Research Installation and is South Africa’s only nuclear research reactor.