Fusion rss

Contract for Iter remote handling system

New Nuclear

06 June 2014

Remote handling system for ITER divertor 48A contract has been awarded for the supply of a remote handling system for installing, maintaining and recovering components of the international Iter fusion project's Tokamak during its operational life.

Convoy tests 'Iter Itinerary'

New Nuclear

08 April 2014

ITER-transport-convoy-arrival_48A 600-tonne dummy load has completed a journey by land and water to test out the logistics of transporting major components to the Iter fusion reactor site in southern France.

British boy builds fusion reactor

Other News

07 March 2014

Youngest fusioneer 48A thirteen-year-old schoolboy has become the youngest "fusioneer" - a person to build a fusion reactor.

Contracts for key Iter components

New Nuclear

22 May 2014

ITER and toroidal field coils 48Toshiba will supply toroidal field coils for international Iter fusion project and Air Liquide will supply equipment for the machine's cooling under new contracts.

Iter construction gathers momentum

New Nuclear

18 March 2014

ASG_winding_line_clean_area_(F4E)_48Contracts for the construction of seven key buildings, plus a contract for the power supply for a plasma heating system, and progress on the manufacture of a major component signal an acceleration in the international Iter fusion reactor project.

Construction starts of Iter Tokamak complex

New Nuclear

13 December 2013

Iter first concrete 48The first concrete has been poured for the basemat of the Tokamak complex of the Iter fusion reactor project at Cadarache in southern France.