In-Cell Decommissioning System (IDS)

In-Cell Decommissioning System (IDS) Cavendish Nuclear has created one complete engineered system for decommissioning redundant nuclear reprocessing cells by combining spatial & radiometric scanning, remote deployment and virtual reality (VR) control with proven tools and end-effectors. Our In-Cell Decommissioning System is a Remote Deployment Device (RDD) which has increased the capability and speed with which…

Berkeley Vaults

Berkeley Vaults The Berkeley Active Waste Vaults (AWV) retrieval programme comprises a number of discrete projects for the design and installation of mechanical handling and processing equipment required to retrieve historic Intermediate Level Waste (ILW) from three subterranean vaults.  The programme is scheduled for completion during early 2020. Cavendish Nuclear adopted a modular strategy for…

Silos Maintenance Facility

Silos Maintenance Facility The Silos Maintenance Facility (SMF) will support the retrieval of historical nuclear waste from Sellafield’s legacy plants. Cavendish Nuclear is responsible for the design, construction, installation, setting to work, inactive commissioning and operator training for SMF. Our collaborative approach to forming effective integrated teams, comprising multi-disciplines, drawn from different companies (client and…