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Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) announced it has developed an Action Plan under its existing Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the UK National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL).

Date: Friday, 06 March 2020
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The Babcock & Wilcox Company has partnered with UK-based Cavendish Nuclear Ltd. and US-based research and development organization Battelle in pursuit of a contract for managing Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd's Nuclear Laboratories.

The Canadian government announced in February that it would launch a competitive process for the management of the nuclear labs, principally the Chalk River Laboratories in Ontario, and the Whiteshell Laboratories in Manitoba.

It is seeking to implement a government-owned, contractor-operated (GoCo) model, as is used in the United States and the United Kingdom.

The international consortium of B&W, Cavendish and Battelle offers valuable experience from work in North American and the United Kingdom, according to George Dudich, President, B&W Technical Services Group.

In addition to its work in Canada, B&W supports the US Department of Energy in areas such as national laboratory management, nuclear operations, infrastructure modernization, and environmental restoration and management.

Cavendish Nuclear is the largest nuclear site management, engineering and support services contractor in the UK, with nuclear site licensee experience at Harwell, Winfrith and Dounreay in England and Scotland.

Battelle, headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, is an international science and technology enterprise with a management role at seven national laboratories.

Date: Wednesday, 27 November 2013
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The government said 28 February, that it will launch "a competitive procurement process," for the management of AECL's Nuclear Laboratories in the coming months. It plans to use the services of financial and nuclear advisors as part of the process.

Date: Friday, 01 March 2013
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In May 2009 a review into the structure of Atomic Energy Canada Ltd was released, and with it came the announcement that the Canadian government was considering selling a stake in the commercial arm of the business.

Date: Friday, 05 June 2009
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