Northern collaboration on Sellafield N-plant clear up

Work under way on boxes in Preston
A chain of Northern companies has begun manufacturing containers to store radioactive waste from one of the UK’s most important nuclear decommissioning projects. Businesses in Lancashire, Cumbria and West Yorkshire are joining forces to produce self-shielded boxes which will store legacy waste from the First Generation Magnox Storage Pond (FGMSP) at Sellafield. The 66-year old open air pond was originally used to store nuclear fuel from the UK’s first generation of nuclear power stations. It has been prioritised for clean... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...