Office for Nuclear Regulation

Monthly archives: February 2012

LC3 Consent to lease of building A709 to National Nuclear Laboratory Limited

February 28, 2012

Springfields Fuels Limited (SFL) wishes to grant lease of building A709 to National Nuclear Laboratory Limited (NNL).

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West Cumbria Site Stakeholder Group Emergency Planning Working Group half yearly report

February 28, 2012

This report is issued as part of the Office for Nuclear Regulation’s (ONR) commitment to make information about inspection and regulatory activities relating to the above sites available to the public. Reports are distributed half yearly to members of the Emergency Planning Working Group of the West Cumbria Sites Stakeholder Group (WCSSG) and cover activities […]

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RR912 – Management of ageing: A framework for nuclear chemical facilities

February 28, 2012

Managing ageing plant effectively requires a paradigm shift in the way that asset condition is regarded, assessed and maintained.

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Office for Nuclear Regulation Inspector vacancies

February 23, 2012

Posts are available within the ONR across various disciplines. Closing date 23rd March 2012.

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GDA Quarterly Report for 1 October – 31 December 2011 published

February 21, 2012

Our latest routine quarterly report on the progress of Generic Design Assessment of the AP1000 and UK EPR reactors is available. More information can be found on the Quarterly Updates page

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Wylfa – 2011 periodic shutdown – consent to start up Reactor 1 following a periodic shutdown

February 20, 2012

Magnox Ltd, the site licence company (the Licensee) that operates and maintains Wylfa Power Station, has requested ONR consent to restart Reactor 1 at the end of its 2011 periodic shutdown in accordance with Licence Condition 30(3) of Nuclear Site Licence 58A.

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Berkeley Site – Agreement to proceed with Safety Category 2 or lower Intermediate Level Waste (ILW) retrieval works

February 20, 2012

This report considers a request from Magnox Ltd’s Berkeley site for ONR Agreement to the commencement of certain packages of work in relation to the retrieval and processing of ILW.

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ONR vacancy: Chief Operating Officer

February 7, 2012

Job vacancy details are now available for the post within the Office for Nuclear Regulation, based in Bootle, Merseyside – as Chief Operating Officer. The closing date for all applications is Friday 17 February 2012

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Quarterly statement of nuclear incidents at nuclear installations – October to December 2011

February 6, 2012

A statement on incidents at nuclear installations in Britain, which meet Ministerial Reporting Criteria (MRC), is provided to the Secretary of State for the Department of Energy and Climate Change and the Secretary of State for Scotland, and is published each quarter by the Office for Nuclear Regulation, an Agency of HSE.

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ONR publishes Quarterly News

February 3, 2012

ONR has published Quarterly News, our third quarterly news update, as part of efforts to carry out our work with greater openness and transparency. It reflects key developments in each of our regulatory programmes and highlights the ongoing corporate changes at ONR as we progress towards becoming an independent statutory corporation.

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