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NDA showcases the positive impact of nuclear clean up in Scotland

NDA showcases the positive impact of nuclear clean up in Scotland

Guests at an event in the Scottish Parliament heard how work to decommission 3 of Scotland's oldest nuclear sites is taking huge strides forward and making a positive lasting impact in communities.

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Snake slithers through to tackle Dragon

Snake slithers through to tackle Dragon

A laser-cutting robotic snake has been put to work on the highly radioactive core of Winfrith's redundant Dragon reactor in Dorset.

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LLWR launching campaign to highlight equality, diversity and inclusivity issues in workplace

LLWR launching campaign to highlight equality, diversity and inclusivity issues in workplace

Tackling bullying and mental health issues will be a number one priority in LLW Repository Ltd's campaign.

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LLWR chooses new charity of the year

LLWR chooses new charity of the year

Give Us A Break 2010 will be supported by fundraising in addition to help in kind from the LLW Repository Ltd workforce.

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Government appoints new board members to the UK Atomic Energy Authority

Government appoints new board members to the UK Atomic Energy Authority

Board appointments made to the UKAEA which leads on the commercial development of fusion power and related technology.

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Powering the vehicles of the future: apply for business funding

Powering the vehicles of the future: apply for business funding

Businesses can apply for a share of up to £30 million to develop vehicle technologies that significantly reduce CO2 emissions and improve air quality.

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NDA announces new Chair of Sellafield Ltd Board

NDA announces new Chair of Sellafield Ltd Board

NDA Chief Executive David Peattie has announced that Lorraine Baldry OBE will become the new Chair of the NDA subsidiary, Sellafield Ltd, on 1 May 2018.

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Lord Duncan learns of challenges and opportunities at Dounreay

Lord Duncan learns of challenges and opportunities at Dounreay

The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) welcomed Lord Duncan of Springbank, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State in the Scotland Office, to its Dounreay site to see decommissioning progress.

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LLW Repository Ltd earns Gold award

LLW Repository Ltd earns Gold award

LLWR and partner organisation win major honour which rewards best practice in the construction sector

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Smart energy systems: new funding and events

Smart energy systems: new funding and events

Fund for businesses and researchers is the latest to be announced under the government’s Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.

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Princess Royal unveils plaque at official opening of nuclear archive

Princess Royal unveils plaque at official opening of nuclear archive

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal today unveiled a commemorative plaque marking the official opening of Nucleus (The Nuclear and Caithness Archives).

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Drone rises to the challenge

Drone rises to the challenge

NDA R&D funds have helped two UK businesses develop a small drone that will measure radiation levels at Japan's damaged Fukushima power plant.

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Radioactive Waste Management establishes Advisory Council

Radioactive Waste Management establishes Advisory Council

Radioactive Waste Management (RWM), the organisation leading work on behalf of the Government to safely dispose of the UK’s higher activity radioactive waste, has established an external group of eminent advisers.

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Sellafield incident report   powder spillage (15 January 2018)

Sellafield incident report powder spillage (15 January 2018)

Details of an incident at Sellafield on 15 January 2018.

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RWM has new independent Chair of the Board

RWM has new independent Chair of the Board

Professor Malcolm Morley OBE has been appointed as Chair of Radioactive Waste Management (RWM)

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Your chance to influence policy on geological disposal

Your chance to influence policy on geological disposal

A world-class solution for the UK's radioactive waste

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Ten year milestone for nuclear skills development

Ten year milestone for nuclear skills development

The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) is celebrating 10 years of supporting skills development with the National Skills Academy for Nuclear (NSAN).

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Ten year milestone for nuclear skills development

Ten year milestone for nuclear skills development

The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) is celebrating 10 years of supporting skills development with the National Skills Academy for Nuclear (NSAN).

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Professor Malcolm Morley OBE appointed as Chair of RWM

Professor Malcolm Morley OBE appointed as Chair of RWM

The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority's Chief Executive has announced that Professor Malcolm Morley OBE has been appointed as Chair of Radioactive Waste Management (RWM).

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Diving into innovation at Sizewell

Diving into innovation at Sizewell

Specialist scuba divers are plumbing new depths to haul radioactive waste out of the nuclear fuel storage pond at Sizewell A.

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Beth and Gill land top nuclear industry honours

Beth and Gill land top nuclear industry honours

Two members of LLWR Ltd's talented workforce have picked up nuclear industry awards on the national stage.

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Robots compete in nuclear decommissioning challenge

Robots compete in nuclear decommissioning challenge

Robots controlled by smart auto-navigation systems are doing battle in an £8.5 million competition to find ways to tackle Sellafield radioactive hotspots.

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Sellafield joins Northern Powerhouse

Sellafield joins Northern Powerhouse

Sellafield Ltd has joined the Government’s Northern Powerhouse programme.

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Rail takes the strain

Rail takes the strain

LLWR has committed to bring its entire initial stockpile of aggregate for use in its Repository Development Programme (RDP) in to the site by rail – keeping the equivalent of more than 765 HGV deliveries off West Cumbria’s roads.

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BEIS and Welsh Government open geological disposal consultations

BEIS and Welsh Government open geological disposal consultations

The consultations will explore views on planning and selecting a site for a Geological Disposal Facility (GDF) in partnership with willing host communities.

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Top accolade for nuclear record keeping

Top accolade for nuclear record keeping

The meticulous approach to managing historical records at the Nucleus archive has secured the highest accolade from the government’s records regulator.

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Committee on Radioactive Waste Management (CoRWM) recruiting new Chair

Committee on Radioactive Waste Management (CoRWM) recruiting new Chair

CoRWM is seeking applications for the position of Chair of the Committee.

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D day as evaporator starts its mission

D day as evaporator starts its mission

Sellafield’s latest plant is up and running and supporting the site’s clean-up mission.

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Chair for the Committee on Radioactive Waste Management standing down

Chair for the Committee on Radioactive Waste Management standing down

Professor Laurence Williams has stood down as Chair of CoRWM.

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We're half way there

We're half way there

Hazard reduction at the Wylfa nuclear site on Anglesey has reached a significant milestone, with more than half of the used nuclear fuel now emptied from its reactors by Magnox Ltd.

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CoRWM plenary meeting dates and locations 2018

CoRWM plenary meeting dates and locations 2018

Our plenary meetings are open, meaning members of the public can observe them and ask questions.

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Sellafield leader awarded by the Duke

Sellafield leader awarded by the Duke

A nuclear leader from Sellafield Ltd has been awarded an OBE by the Duke of Cambridge.

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Sellafield’s ‘locked vault’ is ready to be emptied

Sellafield’s ‘locked vault’ is ready to be emptied

Experts at the Sellafield site have cut the sixth and final hole in the Pile Fuel Cladding Silo (PFCS), a locked vault that was never designed to be opened.

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Sellafield contract win for UK firm

Sellafield contract win for UK firm

A UK company has won a multi-million pound deal to supply glove boxes to support nuclear clean-up at Sellafield.

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Economic talks herald Golden Era in UK China relations

Economic talks herald Golden Era in UK China relations

The wide-ranging dialogue further strengthened the Golden Era in UK-China relations, boosting cooperation across the two countries’ strategic partnership.

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First contract awarded through LINC platform

First contract awarded through LINC platform

Two firms are the first to have won a Sellafield Ltd contract via the new LINC system.

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UKAEA seeks new Chair

UKAEA seeks new Chair

Chair sought for world leading fusion lab

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Sellafield decommissioning reaches new heights

Sellafield decommissioning reaches new heights

The demolition of one of Sellafield’s tallest hazards has started.

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Communities to decide how to spend shale cash windfall

Communities to decide how to spend shale cash windfall

Communities near sites, approved for the safe and clean extraction of shale gas, will benefit from a share of the proceeds through a new ‘Shale Wealth Fund’.

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Sellafield thinks outside the box

Sellafield thinks outside the box

Two UK companies have won a share of a multi-million pound 'container' contract which will be vital to clean-up work at Sellafield.

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Cutting edge kit set for dry run

Cutting edge kit set for dry run

Specialist equipment is being installed at Dungeness A in to dry out radioactive waste, halving its volume and making it ready for long-term storage.

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Dounreay flies high

Dounreay flies high

Drones are occupying the skies above the Dounreay nuclear site, at Caithness, carrying out building inspection work, improving safety and saving money.

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International experts share decommissioning expertise

International experts share decommissioning expertise

More than 35 international specialists gathered in Penrith to discuss improving the global nuclear community's response to dealing with damaged facilities.

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Busiest ever year as event goes on growing

Busiest ever year as event goes on growing

A record turn-out of 1,600 visitors ensured success for the NDA Estate Supply Chain Event 2017.

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Awards recognise supply chain excellence

Awards recognise supply chain excellence

The 2017 award winners have been announced at the annual NDA Estate Supply Chain Event.

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