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2011 News Articles
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22 December 2011
Review of timescales for geological disposal of higher activity radioactive waste
We have published a preliminary response to the Minister’s request for our Radioactive Waste Management Directorate (RWMD) to review the programme for implementing geological disposal of higher activity radioactive waste with a view to bringing the date for first waste emplacement forward from the planned 2040 date to 2029.
22 December 2011
Integrated Waste Management Draft Strategy Development Programme
This draft paper articulates the work required to develop a comprehensive NDA Integrated Waste Management Strategy that will drive Lifetime Plan development and lead in due course to the estate wide optimisation of waste management.
22 December 2011
Strategic approach to competition
NDA will enter the “Start Up” phase of its next competition in January 2012. The next competition anticipates targeting both the Magnox SLC and the Research Sites Restoration Limited (RSRL) SLC.
21 December 2011
RWMD welcomes regulators’ review of the generic Disposal System Safety Case documents
A joint regulatory review of the NDA Radioactive Waste Management Directorate’s generic Disposal System Safety Case (gDSSC) for disposal of higher activity radioactive waste in a geological disposal facility published.
12 December 2011
NDA publishes draft Business Plan for consultation
The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority has published a draft Business Plan 2012 – 2015 for consultation. The consultation will run from 12 December and close on 3 February 2012.
01 December 2011
Capenhurst Site Integration Project
An agreement has been signed confirming the future transfer of the NDA-owned site at Capenhurst to URENCO, which occupies the adjacent nuclear-licensed site in Cheshire.
23 November 2011
Babcock Dounreay Partnership named as preferred bidder in Dounreay competition
The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) today announced that Babcock Dounreay Partnership is the preferred bidder in the competition to take ownership of Dounreay Site Restoration Limited, after a two-year public procurement process.
22 November 2011
Views sought on oxide fuels credible options
The NDA published a Credible Options report on Oxide Fuels for comment.
21 November 2011
Movement of nuclear materials from Dounreay and Harwell to Sellafield
NDA has now decided that proposals to move nuclear materials – breeder material from Dounreay and a range of materials and intermediate level wastes from Harwell – should be taken forward.
07 November 2011
£20m joint investment brings world-leading academic research to West Cumbria
The recently constructed Dalton Cumbrian Facility on Westlakes Science and Technology Park is the result of an initial £20m joint investment by the University and the NDA that will bring world-leading academic research to West Cumbria.