Archive for February, 2018

NIA UK | Sellafield Ltd signs Technical Services Agreement with National Nuclear Laboratory

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Sellafield Ltd has signed an agreement that will introduce a significant change in the way it works with its major partner, the National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL).

Both have a long and proud history of working together – and the new Technical Services Agreement (TSA) is designed to strengthen that history and set the direction for years to come.

The 2 organisations signed a collaboration ...

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NIA UK | NAMRC seeks industry views on new nuclear research hubs

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The Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre is seeking views from manufacturers on new regional R&D hubs to provides additional support in key areas of nuclear technology.

The Nuclear AMRC, part of the High Value Manufacturing Catapult, has launched the consultation to gauge demand from companies working in the nuclear industry and other advanced manufacturing sectors.

The consultation seeks views on what additional capabilities will ...

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February Newsletter No231

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Adrian Bull of the National Nuclear Laboratory was awarded an MBE in the 2018 New Year’s Honours list for his work on the development of public understanding in nuclear research. Adrian is a member of the SONE committee.

A summary of UK nuclear power reactors

(More details can be found at with regular updates at

Currently the UK has 15 nuclear reactors delivering 8.883 GWe. Their contribution to the national grid is steady but the large fluctuations in the ...

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