Sellafield awards £4.5bn contracts to support nuclear decommissioning

The Sellafield nuclear site is home to one of the most complex portfolios of construction projects in the world

New £250m plant to support Sellafield nuclear waste clean-up

The Silos Maintenance Facility has taken nine years to build

Four preferred bidders chosen for Sellafield decommissioning project

Sellafield is home to one of the most complex portfolios of nuclear construction projects in the world

Nuclear waste ready to be removed from Sellafield’s ‘locked vault’

The 70-year old Pile Fuel Cladding Silo was originally designed to be sealed forever

Commercial nuclear fuel reprocessing ends at Sellafield site

It marks one of the final steps in Sellafield’s transformation towards becoming a site that is solely focused on decommissioning

Government ‘must better manage Sellafield decommissioning’

The Public Accounts Committee has warned the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority cannot be complacent

Northern companies don’t waste any time making Sellafield containers

Firms from Yorkshire, Lancashire and Cumbria are building boxes to store radioactive materials from the site

Sellafield trials new system for mapping radioactive hotspots

It promises to transform the decommissioning of the redundant nuclear plant

Sellafield announces strategy to protect local economy as work nears completion

It aims to help secure inward investment and reduce the economic challenge of over-reliance on the local nuclear industry

Work has begun to tackle Sellafield’s most hazardous radioactive material

The highly radioactive ‘liquor’ has been in storage for several decades