The U.S. Department of Energy today announced agreement on contract terms with Bechtel that will incentivize treatment of liquid radioactive waste from nuclear weapons production to begin by January 2022.
Bechtel, U.S. Department Of Energy Agree On Terms To Complete First Phase Of Nuclear Waste Treatment Plant
Bechtel - 15 December 2016
One of the most ambitious projects in the history of engineering passes a major milestone today as the arch shielding radioactive waste caused by the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear power station accident has started sliding into place.
Major Step In Unique Engineering Project As Chernobyl Arch Slides Into Place
VINCI - 14 November 2016
Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that it has won a contract to provide a new effluent treatment plant for the Dounreay nuclear site in the UK.
Amec Foster Wheeler Wins New Dounreay Design And Build Contract
Amec Foster Wheeler - 25 September 2016
Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that it has secured two framework contracts to assist the UK's Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) with innovative solutions to some of its technical challenges.
Amec Foster Wheeler Wins Share Of Nuclear Industry Research Contracts
Amec Foster Wheeler - 22 May 2016
Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that its innovative proprietary technology is being used in a research and development programme at Fukushima, in Japan, to make radioactive waste safer.
Amec Foster Wheeler’s SIAL® Technology To Be Trialled At Fukushima, Japan
Amec Foster Wheeler - 12 April 2016
The first GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) Feedwater Debris Strainer is now operating at the Forsmark Nuclear Power Plant in Forsmark, Sweden. The strainer was recently installed with only minor piping changes and has performed as designed since the plant returned to service following a refueling outage.
First GE Hitachi Feedwater Debris Strainer Installed And Operating
GE - 31 March 2016
Amec Foster Wheeler’s position as a leader in nuclear regulatory support has been confirmed by its successful application to become the only UK-based member of the European Technical Safety Organisation Network (ETSON).
Amec Foster Wheeler Joins The European Association For Nuclear Safety Bodies
Amec Foster Wheeler - 16 February 2016
Toshiba Corporation today unveiled a remotely operated Fuel Removal System (FRS) for removing debris and fuel from the spent fuel pool (SFP) of Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station Unit 3. The FRS will be installed at the Fukushima site from now, and is expected to start operation in fiscal 2017.
Toshiba Develops Fuel Removal System For Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station Unit 3
Toshiba Corp - 17 January 2016
Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that it is using state-of-the art radiation survey equipment to support the clean-up of approximately 1.2 million cubic metres of historic low-level radioactive waste from various sites in Southern Ontario, Canada.
Amec Foster Wheeler To Collect Radiological Data For Canadian Nuclear Laboratories
Amec Foster Wheeler - 24 November 2015
Amec Foster Wheeler announces today the award of a contract for the design, safety case and environmental assessment of a new higher activity waste store at the Dounreay nuclear site in Scotland.
Amec Foster Wheeler Awarded Detailed Design Contract For Dounreay Nuclear Waste Store
Amec Foster Wheeler - 23 November 2015