Dounreay Site Decommissioning

Dounreay Site Decommissioning Dounreay Site Restoration Limited (DSRL) is responsible for the clean-up and demolition of the UK’s former centre of fast reactor research and development. DSRL is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Cavendish Dounreay Partnership Ltd (CDP). Dounreay is a site of around 35 construction, demolition and waste management projects, all designed to leave…

Pioneering development work on next generation non-destructive assay techniques and technologies

As a physicist working for Cavendish Nuclear, Lizzie Waterhouse has been driving pioneering development work to establish the next generation of non-destructive assay techniques and technologies with the aim of making nuclear reprocessing and decommissioning activities safer, faster and lower cost. Lizzie has been instrumental in leading the transfer of a novel type of fast…

Skyline changing decommissioning contract secured at Dounreay

Cavendish Nuclear, the UK’s leading nuclear services business, is to carry out the dismantling and demolition of Scotland’s oldest nuclear reactor. Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd, the site licence company responsible for the clean-up and closure of the former nuclear research facility, awarded the multi-million pound contract to Cavendish Nuclear for the final phase of decommissioning…