Wood secures contract with NDA

09 May 2018

Wood has secured a contract to provide the UK’s Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) with specialist technical assistance.

Effective immediately, appointment to the new multi-supplier framework will see Wood’s independent nuclear assurance (INA) team providing support for the NDA’s work on site decommissioning and remediation, integrated waste management, spent fuels and nuclear materials.

The contract is for two years with potential for a two-year extension and covers independent peer-review of technical documents, plans, programmes of work and projects; assistance with technology management; and various technical and strategic assessments.

Wood’s work for the NDA also includes consultancy and technical advice for Radioactive Waste Management Ltd, an NDA company, on the UK’s plans for a geological disposal facility; two framework contracts under the NDA’s Direct Research Portfolio, covering integrated waste management and site remediation; and spent fuel and nuclear materials; and research, partly funded by the NDA, into an innovative demonstrator system for cleaning and dismantling highly radioactive rooms or ‘cells’ at Sellafield in Cumbria, UK, Europe’s most complex nuclear site.

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