Horizon appoints team to help deliver Wylfa Newydd

Horizon Nuclear Power has today appointed Menter Newydd, a specially created world-class joint venture, to help deliver the company’s lead nuclear new build project, Wylfa Newydd. Menter Newydd, meaning New Venture in Welsh, is a joint venture of Hitachi Nuclear Energy Europe, Ltd., Bechtel Management Company, Ltd. and JGC Corporation (UK) Ltd.  and will be … Continue reading “Horizon appoints team to help deliver Wylfa Newydd”

Constructing Excellence in Nuclear #CEnuclear

The latest meeting of our sector-specific theme group was hosted at the world-leading Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre at Rotherham on September 23rd. Our hosts are the world’s biggest specialist R&D facility of its kind, and they specialise in working with the UK supply chain to improve their performance and readiness to supply to the nuclear … Continue reading “Constructing Excellence in Nuclear #CEnuclear”

CE Members’ Forum 08 October 2014

The engines that power our work to develop and promote excellence in the built environment supply chain are our members’ theme groups. At any time we have 7-8 theme groups, typically meeting every 2-3 months to keep up-to-date with relevant developments, decide how Constructing Excellence needs to make a difference, and then deliver or oversee … Continue reading “CE Members’ Forum 08 October 2014”

Constructing Excellence Nuclear Task Group Chair’s Report 2011-12

Published 03rd September 2012 by Constructing Excellence The Nuclear Task Group formed in 2009 under the chairmanship of Sion Edwards. It was to focus on the nuclear construction sector and, like all of Constructing Excellence’s activity, to engage clients, constructors, suppliers and professional services from all interested sectors. This report describes what has been accomplished over 2011-12  and plans for … Continue reading “Constructing Excellence Nuclear Task Group Chair’s Report 2011-12”

Japan’s nuclear construction industry – Report of the UK study tour March 2011

Published 01st March 2011 by Constructing Excellence, The Nuclear Industry Association The UK is at the forefront of the global nuclear renaissance, with plans for up to 16 GW of new nuclear reactors by 2025. Civil engineering construction activities will form a major part of this newbuild programme, ranging from construction management and design through … Continue reading “Japan’s nuclear construction industry – Report of the UK study tour March 2011”