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nuclear material stock can be divided into two categories: DFR breeder The Dounreay Fast Reactor was designed to breed its own fuel. Breeder elements made from natural uranium were placed…

NDA to seek views on removal of fuel from Dounreay

NDA to seek views on removal of fuel from Dounreay

…The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority is to publish a report about the proposed removal of its nuclear fuel from Dounreay and wants to hear the views of the public. NDA inherited…

NDA to begin returning fuel to UK stocks

NDA to begin returning fuel to UK stocks

…Almost half the stock of nuclear fuel left over at Dounreay from its research role in the last century is to begin leaving the site next summer. Forty-four tonnes…

Dounreay completes first phase of nuclear transports

Dounreay completes first phase of nuclear transports

…phase of the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority’s programme to consolidate its inventory of nuclear fuel and materials in the UK,” he said. “It significantly reduces the amount of nuclear material at…

Dounreay passes the test for nuclear training standards

Dounreay passes the test for nuclear training standards

…Dounreay’s in-housing training service has itself gained a new qualification – and praise from the UK Government Minister in charge of building up Britain’s nuclear skills base. The site…

Dounreay begins returning material to national fuel stocks

Dounreay begins returning material to national fuel stocks

Nuclear material left over from Dounreay’s research work in the 20th century is being returned to national fuel stocks as part of the site’s clean-up and closure. The first…