News from the NDA
Final fuel removed from Sizewell A
Wednesday 27 August 2014 3:25pm
The last container of spent nuclear fuel has now left Sizewell A, removing 99% of the radioactive hazard from the former power station. The defueling was successfully completed ahead of a target set by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC). The site is now fuel-free for the first time in almost half a century and this marks a major milestone in the decommissioning process.
Â£18m office to bring 1,000 workers into Whitehaven
Wednesday 27 August 2014 2:45pm
Construction work is now complete on Albion Square, the new Â£18m office block set to bring 1,000 workers into the centre of Whitehaven.
Â£375,000 boost for Scottish quayside project
Wednesday 27 August 2014 2:34pm
A recent Â£375,000 award, funded by NDA and EnergySolutions, has provided the final piece of a financial jigsaw to develop a Â£3 million project to provide office accommodation at Ardrossan Quayside.
NDA joins other industry voices
Wednesday 27 August 2014 2:25pm
The NDA is collaborating in a new organisation, the N-Group. This group brings together national organisations from across the nuclear sector to share experiences and promote cooperation.
Unique expertise tackles worldâ€™s deepest nuclear clean-up job
Wednesday 27 August 2014 2:16pm
Removing 1,500 tonnes of toxic waste from Dounreayâ€™s shaft and silo is one of the siteâ€™s most challenging tasks.