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Nuclear Plant Engineer and Designer ‘very concerned’

A local man is keeping a closer eye than most on what’s happening with Japan’s stricken nuclear reactors.

That’s because he helped develop one of them.

Ron Karzmar, a physicist and engineer, helped develop and manufacture all of the control panels and nuclear sensors inside the plant 40 years ago.

Now, he watches with the rest of the world as Japanese officials warn there could be a second explosion at the same quake-damaged plant where a nuclear reactor unit blew up on Saturday.

Read the rest of the story: Seattleite who helped design stricken nuke plant ‘very concerned’.