Latest nuclear news
Laing O’Rourke has confirmed its human capital director for Hinkley Point C, Caroline Blackman, has died.
Hitachi hopes it can restart negotiations over site costs at the Wylfa Newydd nuclear plant following the suspension of work on the project, MPs have heard.
Murphy and Siemens have been awarded National Grid contracts for Hinkley Point C.
Balfour Beatty has been appointed to deliver the £214m north and south 400 kV overhead line project on behalf of National Grid at Hinkley Point C.
Machinery hire company Plantforce Rentals said it has saved more than 100 jobs of Hawk Plant (UK) Limited staff working at EDF’s Hinkley Point C nuclear plant.
Features and analysis
EDF and CGN’s Hinkley Point C scheme is being designed and built using a ‘series effect’ model, with innovations at nuclear sites in Taishan, China and Flamanville 3 in France being emulated and modified at the Somerset site
“We have to start now or we will not get it built – starting now is the only way we’re going to do that.”
Despite Toshiba’s recent decision to wind up its NuGeneration plans, there is still a need and appetite for Moorside to happen.
After Wylfa’s developer announced three more appointments this week, CN recaps what the plans involve, who’s on site and what happens next.
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