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ITER partner flags in front of the tokamak complex

ITER Project ~70% Complete for First Plasma; Now Preparing for Machine Assembly

ITER partners celebrated the start of machine assembly on July 28, 2020. The first major assembly activities for the ITER tokamak involve joining vacuum vessel components, produced by Korea, Europe, Russia, and India, with their corresponding toroidal field magnet coils, produced by China, Europe, Japan, Korea, Russia and the United States.