Our highly-skilled team of professional engineers, scientists and technicians deliver services across the lifecycle of nuclear energy:
Nuclear Site Management and Operations
As the parent body organisation responsible for the management of the decommissioning programmes at Dounreay, Harwell, Winfrith and all 10 of the UK's magnox facilities, we are operating nuclear sites safely and successfully. Our parent company is the site licensee and owner/ management contractor of the Royal Navy's nuclear facilities at Devonport, Rosyth and Faslane.
Nuclear Design Services
Cavendish Nuclear is the UK's largest nuclear design house, with the ability to provide a complete design service - from innovative concepts, through to fully justified detailed design.
Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management
Cavendish Nuclear undertakes some of the UK's most challenging decommissioning projects. Our decommissioning and waste management projects are supported by our radiological characterisation services, through which we can provide an accurate analysis of the radionuclide content of radioactive waste, ensuring its safe, appropriate and cost-effective disposal.
Radiological Services and Nuclear Security
Cavendish Nuclear provides integrated, cutting-edge radiometric detection, monitoring and measurement solutions for the nuclear and homeland security markets.
Programme and Project Management
Our dedicated team of programme and project management professionals has a wealth of experience spanning the nuclear sector. We have the capability and credibility to provide programme/ project management for the entire project lifecycle. Our track record is proven in successful delivery of large, complex projects, including new-builds, plant refurbishment and decommissioning for clients worldwide.
Asset Management and Operational Support
Supported by strong project management capabilities and integrated safety skills, Cavendish Nuclear employs an established workforce of Suitably Qualified and Experienced Personnel (SQEP), capable of optimising, operating and maintaining a diverse range of complex systems. As a strategic partner to EDF Energy, and in support of their lifetime extension programme, Cavendish Nuclear supports the delivery, on-going operations, improvement and maintenance of all of the fuel routes across the UK’s AGR fleet.
Cavendish Nuclear leads the UK in the design, engineering and construction of major nuclear facilities, with proven capabilities across the civil and defence sectors. We provide independent regulatory and licensing compliance advice for new build projects, environmental and liabilities consultancy, training and engineering support.