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Researchers from the University of Bristol are leading activities with Ukrainian researchers and engineers at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant (ChNPP) to carry out radiation mapping research.

Date: Monday, 18 October 2021
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsuniversity-of-bristol-team-undertakes-research-at-chernobyl-npp-9161405

The UK Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) announced that five UK companies have progressed through to the next phase of a £5.5 million radioactive waste segregation competition.

Date: Tuesday, 21 September 2021
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsfive-companies-selected-in-nda-waste-segregation-competition-9093633

Australian welding technology specialist K-TIG has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the UK's Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre to develop innovative automated fabrication techniques for decommissioning waste containers. Under the MoU, K-TIG will work with the Nuclear AMRC to design, develop and supply the robotic welding cell to be used in the fabrication of the 3-cubic-metre stainless steel boxes to be used to safely store the UK's decommissioning waste.

Date: Tuesday, 21 September 2021
Original article: world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/Nuclear-AMRC-teams-up-with-K-TIG-for-waste-contain

Construction is continuing at the Sellafield Product and Residue Store Retreatment Plant at the Sellafield site in the UK, the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) and Sellafield Ltd announced on 16 July. The plant has received full business case approval from the government and the project can now accelerate, leveraging investment from Sellafield Ltd and its delivery partners and creating long-term construction and manufacturing opportunities for the local and national economies.

Date: Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newssellafield-product-and-residue-store-retreatment-plant-moves-forward-8910607

Doosan Babcock has signed a three-year contract to provide a range of industrial support services in support of the UK Atomic Energy Authority’s fusion research and technology programme.

Date: Friday, 16 July 2021
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsdoosan-babcock-and-altrad-to-support-uk-fusion-research-8898484

Sellafield Ltd. has awarded Bechtel Cavendish Nuclear Solutions (BCNS) a two-year contract extension and added work to the Pile Fuel Cladding Silo (PFCS) project at the Sellafield site in Cumbria, northern England.

Date: Friday, 25 June 2021
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsbechtel-cavendish-nuclear-solutions-wins-sellafield-contract-extension-8845387

Stainless Metalcraft, part of Avingtrans PLC’s Process Solutions and Rotating Equipment division, and Sellafield Limited have mutually agreed to exercise the option, to enter into the second phase of the contract to provide high integrity stainless steel storage boxes for Sellafield.

Date: Thursday, 03 June 2021
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newssellafield-ltd-confirms-contract-with-metalcraft-for-waste-storage-boxes-8785885

US-based Jacobs said on 18 May that it had been selected to provide asset management solutions to the UK Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA). Under the four-year contract, Jacobs and its strategic supplier, PA Consulting, will support the NDA on the implementation of its asset management strategy, applying new digital decision-making tools to improve efficiency and reduce operational costs on nuclear-licensed sites in the NDA estate.

Date: Friday, 21 May 2021
Original article: neimagazine.com/news/newsjacobs-to-provide-asset-management-solutions-to-uk-nda-8757402