Waste Management & Decommissioning

Green light for $2.3B spent nuclear fuel storage site in Texas

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission is recommending granting a proposed license for a planned spent nuclear fuel interim storage facility in west Texas.


Cavendish nuclear to provide characterisation services at Sellafield

Cavendish Nuclear has been awarded a contract to deliver Radiometric Characterisation Services to Sellafield Ltd.
nuclear waste

How safe is Fukushima’s waste water disposal plan?

Three independent UN human rights experts have expressed concern over Japan's decision to discharge potentially radioactive water into the Pacific Ocean.

UK awards à‚£3m nuclear energy robotics contracts

Veolia Nuclear Solutions and Wälischmiller Engineering will supply robotic arms for research into fusion energy and decommissioning.
Dounreay site

Cavendish Nuclear wins decommissioning contract for Scotland’s Dounreay site

Cavendish Nuclear has been awarded a contract to ensure sustainable and safe extraction and packaging of nuclear materials at Scotland's Dounreay nuclear processing facility.

UK and Japan sign nuclear energy robotics alliance

Research collaboration will see robotics used for Fukushima decommissioning and also advances in fusion
Mülheim-Kärlich nuclear power plant

RWE and Bilfinger reach decomissioning milestone at German nuclear plant

RWE and Bilfinger have completed the decomissioning work at the Mülheim-Kärlich nuclear power plant in Germany.