Work is ongoing at the Nuclear power plant to deliver decommissioning operations. Nuvia has been supporting the programme of work since 2005 and is currently working on the delivery of system for the retrieval, packaging and storage of spent fuel. The contract covers the design, build, commissioning and documentation of a new facility, with Nuvia providing significant mechanical design, associated safety elements and documentation.
Nuvia was responsible for the following:
- Fuel bundle handling equipment to allow transfers of fuel bundles
- Fuel Inspection Hot Cell (FIHC)
- Plant and equipment was manufactured in the UK
- A trialling facility was developed in Scotland to support testing, commissioning of the equipment and training of operators