Achievements highlights:

Risk and Hazard Reduction

  • 1st oxide fuel removed from the Pile Fuel Storage Pond a year ahead of schedule
  • Redundant pipework linking the First Generation Plant and the Solvent Purification Plant removed ahead of schedule
  • First Generation Magnox Storage Ponds skip handler machine refurbished and operational
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Spent Fuel Management

Sellafield Site Decommissioning

Waste Management

  • 2 million man hours without a lost time accident for the whole Waste Directorate
  • Over 3,000 tonnes of metal from the Sellafield site has been recycled
  • Volume of Low Level Waste from Sellafield to the Low Level Waste Repository has continued on a four year downward trend
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  • 3.7 million man hours without a lost time accident in the Functions directorate
  • £1.5 billion Design Services Alliance Framework contract agreed for long-term contracts which will be let by Sellafield Ltd
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Socio Economic

  • Over 5,700 primary school children took part in science related workshops
  • Three employee challenges took place with over 70 employees taking part
  • Sellafield Ltd graduates exhibited at the ‘Big Bang’ Event in London
  • 55 students from Warrington schools took part in ‘Discovery Scholarship programme’
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