Multan Heavy Water Production Facility

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Last Updated: March 1, 2011
Other Name: N/A
Location: Multan, 400km south of Islamabad, Punjab Province
Subordinate To: Pakistan Atomic Energy Commission (PAEC)
Size: Unknown
Facility Status: Unknown

The Belgian firm Belgonucléare reportedly built the Multan Heavy Water Production Facility in 1980. No further open source information on its production capacity or operational status is available.

Source: Nuclear Black Markets: Pakistan, A.Q. Khan and the Rise of Proliferation Networks (International Institute for Strategic Studies: London, 2007).

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