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Format: 21/11/2019
Format: 21/11/2019
View of the Unit 2 nuclear island and pre-stressing galleries, where 7,000m3 of concrete has been poured to date.
Thursday, October 17, 2019

Hinkley Point C announces the launch of the Technical Support Alliance to provide engineering and technical services to the nuclear new build project

The Hinkley Point C Project has announced the launch of a new multi-million pound technical and engineering services agreement (The HTSA) which comprises existing Tier 1 services suppliers Atkins, Frazer-Nash Consultancy and Wood plc.
The view south across the Hinkley Point C Construction Site showing the main excavations and pipework for the cooling water systems of unit 1.
Wednesday, September 25, 2019

Update on Hinkley Point C project

The Hinkley Point C project successfully delivered J-0, the completion of the nuclear island “common raft” for its first unit in June 2019, in line with the schedule announced in September 2016. Following this major milestone a detailed review of the project’s costs, schedule and organisation was performed.
Reinforced with 5,000 tonnes of Welsh steel, the concrete base took 240 hours to complete.
Friday, June 28, 2019

Hinkley Point C hits its biggest milestone yet

Hinkley Point C has hit its biggest milestone yet on schedule. The completion of the base for the first reactor, known as “J-zero”, means that the construction of the nuclear buildings above ground can now begin in earnest.