UK first for the nuclear industry

Cavendish Nuclear, the lead partner in the Cavendish Fluor Partnership responsible for managing the decommissioning of the 12 Magnox sites, is proud of the progress which has been made by the Magnox team to deliver the first UK nuclear reactor site into a passive state known as ‘care and maintenance.’ To achieve this, and gain…

Breakthrough new system secures technical innovation award

Cavendish Nuclear’s new system for characterising alpha-contaminated environments, which promises to transform the decommissioning of redundant nuclear plant industry-wide, secured the Technical Innovation Award at the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority Estate Supply Chain event on 1st November. Using new, fast neutron detector technology, characterising large alpha-contaminated environments can be carried out safer, faster and at lower…