logo
* 搜尋
* 核能資訊中心
* 中心簡介
* 相關資訊
* 瀏覽人數
今天: 63
昨天: 510
本月: 2732
總計: 544135
國際核能現況 : NNL, Wood contracted for nuclear fuel research
發表人 nicenter 於 2018/8/13 9:42:09 (42 人讀取)

NNL, Wood contracted for nuclear fuel research


The UK's National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) and the Wood Group have been awarded a three-year contract to carry out a key research project on fuels for advanced nuclear reactors. The contract - the value of which has not been disclosed - was awarded to the two organisations by the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.




NNL's Central Laboratory at Sellafield (Image: NNL)

The contract is focused on the production of analysis methods covering reactor physics, thermal-hydraulics and fuel performance for advanced water-cooled reactors, high-temperature gas reactors and liquid metal fast reactors, as well as their respective nuclear fuels. Half of the scope will be completed by Wood.


"Effective immediately, the two organisations will deliver the research and development necessary to provide a world-leading reactor physics capability, based around UK modelling and simulation tools, that will support the design, qualification and fabrication of advanced nuclear fuels within the UK," NNL and Wood said in a joint statement.


Ivan Baldwin, vice president of NNL's Government and New Business division, said: we are pleased to be bringing together the combined capability of NNL and the wider supply chain in a collaborative approach that ensures best athlete whilst also maintaining strength in depth."


Bob MacDonald, CEO of Specialist Technical Solutions at Wood, said: "We are looking forward to partnering with NNL on this important contract for the UK government. Securing this work positions us very well for design opportunities on future reactor types, including small modular reactors, and positions us at the forefront of development in this area, creating potential benefits for existing nuclear generation customers. We will also be playing our part in developing key nuclear skills to help the UK meet its future energy needs."


Researched and written by World Nuclear News



source: http://www.world-nuclear-news.org/Articles/NNL,-Wood-contracted-for-nuclear-fuel-research



其他新聞
2018/10/15 11:28:40 - USA announces China export policy
2018/10/12 9:38:39 - 總統出席「中華民國中樞暨各界慶祝107年國慶大會」,發表演說強調非核家園也不能走回頭路,原能會配合政府政策就核安管制機關立場說明
2018/10/12 9:34:50 - 核三廠2號機預定於10月14日降載例行測試,原能會持續監控電廠運轉安全
2018/10/8 9:29:55 - IAEA assesses operational safety of Torness plant
2018/10/5 9:16:24 - IAEA assesses operational safety of Torness plant
2018/10/3 9:51:44 - HTR-PM steam generator passes pressure tests
2018/10/3 9:50:00 - First criticality for Tianwan unit 4
2018/10/3 9:48:18 - Rostov unit 4 enters commercial operation
2018/10/3 9:46:54 - USA awards HEU downblending contract
2018/10/3 9:42:38 - WANO invites early engagement on new nuclear build
2018/10/1 9:39:11 - IAEA-led project looks at climate change mitigation
2018/10/1 9:37:47 - Tokai 2 cleared for restart
2018/10/1 9:36:21 - Injunction lifted on operation of Japanese reactor
2018/10/1 9:34:33 - NuScale SMR enters first manufacturing phase
2018/10/1 9:33:21 - Swedish regulator calls for national strategy
2018/9/28 9:36:07 - Vogtle progress rests on Oglethorpe vote
2018/9/28 9:34:21 - Senegal aims to build nuclear technology centre
2018/9/28 9:32:31 - Draft law supports Chinese nuclear exports
2018/9/28 9:30:57 - Outages extended at Belgian plants
2018/9/28 9:29:09 - NuScale SMR enters first manufacturing phase

 線上期刊目錄

 友善連結

單位類

行政院原子能委員會
放射性物料管理局
核能研究所
國立清華大學工程與系統科學系
國立清華大學生醫工程與環境科學系
中華民國核能學會
財團法人核能科技協進會

新聞類


30013 新竹市光復路二段101號 創新育成中心三樓309室 電話:(03)571-1808 傳真:(03)572-5461 Email: nicenter@nicenter.org.tw