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Bechtel delivers waste retrieval modules in the UK

22 March 2019

A Bechtel-led team has delivered a waste retrieval system that will help the UK clean up a structure known as one of Europe’s most hazardous buildings. Following final commissioning, the robotically operated system will help scoop up and package radioactive debris from a vertical compartment in the Pile Fuel Cladding Silo at the Sellafield Site in northwest England.... Read more...

Finnish Government grants operating license for OL3 EPR

22 March 2019

The Finnish Government has recently granted an operating license for Teollisuuden Voima Oyj’s (TVO) new nuclear power plant unit OL3 EPR in Olkiluoto in the municipality of Eurajoki. The operation of OL3 EPR will be safe played an important part in the Government’s decision.... Read more...

AECL and UK’s NDA renew collaboration agreement

22 March 2019

AECL and the UK’s Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) have renewed their collaboration agreement to continue sharing best practices between the two organizations on environmental remediation, decommissioning and radioactive waste management.... Read more...

Russia, China sign NPP executive contracts

21 March 2019

ASE (ROSATOM Engineering Division) and CNNC enterprises signed a General contract for units 7 and 8 of Tianwan NPP, as well as a contract for a technical project for units 3 and 4 of Xudabao NPP. The preparation of these documents was carried out in accordance with the strategic package of agreements signed during the visit of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin to the People's Republic of China.... Read more...

India, US agree to build 6 nuclear power plants

21 March 2019

India and the US said that they have agreed to build six American nuclear power plants in India, in a boost to bilateral civil nuclear energy cooperation. The two countries said this in a joint statement issued at the conclusion of the 9th round of India-US Strategic Security Dialogue, co-chaired by Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale and Andrea Thompson, the US undersecretary of state for arms control and international security.... Read more...

Ensa has done a new vibration test in the Ascó plant

13 March 2019

The Automatic department of the Advanced Technology Centre (CTA) of Equipos Nucleares S.A., S.M.E (Ensa) has made a new test of vibrations in Ascó nuclear power plant in Tarragona to verify the correct state of the reactor coolant pumps.... Read more...

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