Sasha Merrick took the main award at EDF Energy’s apprentice graduation ceremony which saw all 45 of the company’s final year apprentices commended for their efforts during the four-year training programme by Brian Cowell, EDF Energy’s managing director.
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.
Prospect union, accompanied by representatives from the TUC, Unite and GMB, are visiting nuclear power station Sizewell B on Friday (4 October) to show their support for construction of the new Sizewell C and discuss future funding options.
Cottam Power Station powers down after half a century
Cottam power station has switched off for the final time. Since it started generating in 1968 the station has produced nearly 500 terawatt hours of electricity – enough to single-handedly power the UK for around 18 months. It was originally planned to operate for 30 years
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.