Wednesday 23 April 2014
The contract to decommission the Dounreay site places socio economic commitments on both the site licence company (Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd) and the Parent Body Organisation (Cavendish Dounreay Partnership).
Wednesday 16 April 2014
Dounreay’s owners today set out their priorities for decommissioning in a three-year business plan approved by Ministers.
Tuesday 15 April 2014
DSRL announced today that it will be creating a new civilian guard force at Dounreay.
Thursday 10 April 2014
Dounreay will be testing its site alert system on Friday April 11.
Thursday 27 March 2014
Dounreay’s Erin Thomson won Scottish Nuclear Apprentice of the Year at a night of glitz and glamour in Manchester last week.
Thursday 20 March 2014
The British Safety Council has announced the winners of its International Safety Awards for 2014, given to organisations in recognition of their proven commitment to workplace health and safety.
Tuesday 11 March 2014
On March 6, Defence Secretary Philip Hammond announced that low levels of radioactivity had been discovered in the cooling waters of the nuclear submarine test reactor at Dounreay.
Tuesday 4 March 2014
Dounreay’s latest overview of planning requirements for the site’s decommissioning programme has been approved by planners.
Thursday 20 February 2014
Small and medium sized companies are being encouraged to bid for work opportunities at Dounreay.
Friday 7 February 2014
Dounreay will be testing its SCRAM alarm intermittently on the morning of Saturday, February 8.
Thursday 6 February 2014
Dounreay welcomed Fergus Ewing MSP, Minister for Energy, Enterprise and Tourism to see the world leading decommissioning work taking place at the site.
Monday 3 February 2014
DSRL will be running a free workshop to train the supply chain on the new Complete Tender Management (CTM) system.
Wednesday 22 January 2014
Management at Dounreay are facing the challenge of how to accommodate additional work from the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) whilst maintaining the same annual spend, the same Interim End State – and most importantly, the same priority on working safely and securely that the site is renowned for.
Wednesday 15 January 2014
To protect the most vulnerable section of the DFR reactor nitrogen gas blanket, a protective cage has been installed around the control system which is housed in the DFR airlock entrance.