As a world leader in nuclear, with local teams embedded in the UK, AREVA offers a wide-reaching and technically astute resource to its clients. AREVA incorporates expertise from across the whole nuclear lifecycle to deliver forward-thinking and practical solutions to some of the industry’s most complex projects, with an unwavering commitment to safety and outstanding performance.
With over 45 years’ experience in waste management and recycling of used nuclear fuels, 15 years in decommissioning, dismantling and legacy waste retrieval, and a unique owner: operator experience, AREVA has a proven track record in efficient and safe management of both the operation and decommissioning of its own facilities. Enabling us to act as an informed peer to support some of the UK’s most complex nuclear concerns, these valuable Lessons Learned from Experience (LFE) give us a realistic and practical perspective of design and operation across the nuclear lifecycle.
In the UK, AREVA offers local, UK teams delivering specialised technical consultancy, and engineering expertise, along with active business development and sensitivity towards the importance of invested stakeholder relations. Some of our local UK experts have over 3 decades of experience in the UK nuclear industry.
AREVA is always looking to include new ideas and innovations in its client submissions, and for opportunities to collaborate with businesses to enhance its offer to industry. As a company that frequently integrates capabilities from across the New AREVA Group, and the wide-ranging expertise available to us in the UK, we are used to combining diverse capabilities to provide the best possible solution to our clients, and welcome the opportunity to use the TotalDecom hub to explore opportunities for collaboration and innovation in the decommissioning market.
AREVA offers a wide and expert range of technical services and industry experience to the UK’s most complex nuclear projects.
Drawing on its global experience and resource pool, AREVA has an-depth knowledge of clean-up planning and operations in all types of nuclear facilities and projects, a culture of problem solving using innovation that ensures that lessons learned from experience (LFE) are built back into approach and designs, supported by the use of specialist decommissioning engineering software (LEOPARD). With extensive project management experience and a commitment to client satisfaction, AREVA prides itself on its ability to successfully manage interfaces between facility operators and decommissioning project teams to deliver fit-for-purpose and efficient solutions.
On a local level, AREVA offers an on-the-ground UK resource, with its technical consulting business entering its 40th year of operation in 2017. With core skills in waste management and decommissioning and nuclear safety cases, AREVA’s UK teams provide expert services in human factors, shielding and dose assessment, waste management and decommissioning, radioactive materials transport, site licensing and de-licensing, radiological protection, nuclear fire safety, nuclear and radiological hazard assessment and specialist technical training.
AREVA’s UK engineering team also offers a full range of experienced and expert engineering services, embedded in the North West since 2015, and working with major waste management and decommissioning clients on some of the UK’s most complex engineering projects.