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Enter the giant
22 March, 2018
A new super-heavy lift crane has been developed for construction of...
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Priorities for nuclear security 22 March, 2018 As the World Institute for Nuclear Security (WINS) approaches its 10th Anniversary, Roger Howsley provides a perspective on how international nuclear security issues have evolved and...

Keeping Kuosheng operating 15 March, 2018 Rai-Fong Su explains how an innovative approach to spent fuel storage is helping to prolong the operating life of Taiwan’s Kuosheng 1.

India’s closed cycle 15 March, 2018 A closed fuel cycle can help India reduce its high-level waste while meeting its goal of a sustainable nuclear programme. Saurav Jha looks in more detail.

Halfway to reality 07 March, 2018 Ten years after its inception, the international Iter project has passed the halfway mark. Judith Perera reviews the progress.

Disposal of damaged fuel 07 March, 2018 Christoph Rirschl and Hagen Höfer introduce a new concept for disposal of damaged fuel rods in dual purpose casks.

Hanford’s melters 01 March, 2018 With the installation of two huge melters, Darcy Richardson explains how the focus is shifting to startup and commissioning at the first phase of US radioactive waste treatment plant.

Going digital 28 February, 2018 The UK’s new Industrial Strategy and Nuclear Sector Deal aim for rapid growth in advanced computing and simulation to beat foreign competition, Ian Jackson explains.

Safety first 28 February, 2018 Dr Richard Stahl and Doug True give an insight into Jensen Hughes’ ambition to improve the science of safety in the nuclear sector.

A decommissioning revolution 21 February, 2018 William Roberts reflects on how attitudes towards decommissioning have evolved over the past 30 years.

Berkeley reborn 21 February, 2018 An old nuclear research complex has been transformed into a college campus offering top-class training for future engineers and scientists, Deborah Ward explains.

Engineering export 14 February, 2018 Nuclear Engineering International talks to Valery Igoryevitch Limarenko, Chief Executive Officer at ASE Group of Companies, the engineering division of Russian state nuclear...

Expanding WANO 14 February, 2018 The World Association of Nuclear Operators is looking to expand its presence geographically while increasing its focus on support for the industry. Caroline Peachey speaks with...

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