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A gap seal, developed by Cape Durasteel, is being used to protect the building fabric of Sizewell B power station against the unlikely event of seismic movement.The contract, worth nearly £1.5 million, includes several three-hour Durasteel fire barriers for this first British pressurised water reactor.The new seal, which is being used around the outer reactor containment wall and in some areas of the main building, is a composite of several layers of different fireproof materials.The ...

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