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Sellafield Ltd strives to stay within budget in 'crucial' year ahead


22 January 2016

Cameron meets Sellafield apprentices - 48The UK's Sellafield Ltd plans to make efficiency savings to be able to work within its £2 billion ($2.85 billion) budget for the next financial year as the site "enters the most crucial period in its modern history". The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority secured the sum for Sellafield Ltd as part of the government's Spending Review, announced in November last year.

Simulator delivered for China's HTR-PM

New Nuclear

04 January 2016

HTR full-scope simulator - 48The full-scope simulator for the demonstration HTR-PM high-temperature gas-cooled reactor plant under construction at Shidaowan in China's Shandong province has officially entered operation.

Nuclear industry pays respects to EDF victim of Paris attacks

Other News

16 November 2015

Juan Alberto Gonzalez Garrido 94x48Juan Alberto González Garrido, a project manager with EDF, was among the 129 people killed in the attacks in the French capital on 13 November. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy announced the death of the 29-year-old engineer from Granada, who had been living in Paris for two years.

UAE trains nuclear regulators

Regulation and Safety

12 January 2016

FANR_trainees_Jan16_(FANR)_48A group of nine engineering graduates from Emirati universities has joined the United Arab Emirates' Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR) under the regulator's scheme to develop the country's base of nuclear experts.

Suit gives power to clean-up workers

Regulation and Safety

03 December 2015

Power assist suit - 48A power assist suit to help workers following a serious nuclear accident has been jointly developed by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Japan Atomic Power Company. The device enables workers to lift loads up to 40kg.

Vietnam agreement supports nuclear infrastructure development


27 October 2015

GEH-VAEA_MOU_261015_(GEH)-48GE Hitachi is to help the Vietnam Atomic Energy Agency enhance its understanding of light water reactor technology and nuclear project management under a memorandum of understanding signed in Hanoi yesterday.