|15 Mar 2021||New orbit for nuclear know-how
When a spacecraft embarks on a 30-year mission to the outer galaxy, how can we assess whether it is capable of surviving the harsh conditions it will encounter?
|15 Mar 2021||Graphite programme assures regulator of reactor safety
Graphite bricks are used in the core of all of the UK's Advanced Gas-Cooled Reactors (AGRs). Jacobs is deeply engaged in the programme of work to increase understanding of the cores’ tolerance to damage as they age.
|15 Mar 2021||Frederic Wheeler, Head of Regulatory Support Directorate, Jacobs
Frederic Wheeler was appointed as Head of the Regulatory Support Directorate within Jacobs in April 2020.
|15 Oct 2020||Raman spectroscopy – nuclearised
An innovative twist on an established technology has created a powerful new tool for characterisation of radioactive material.
|15 Oct 2020||Jacobs’ innovation supports first-of-a-kind decommissioning in Slovakia
Specially designed and manufactured equipment is being used to perform underwater segmentation of the first ever VVER-440 reactor to be decommissioned.
|15 Oct 2020||Thermal transfer modelling for Stable Salt Reactor
Jacobs, the global technology-forward solutions company, is supporting the development of a new type of nuclear power plant.
|15 Oct 2020||Jacobs – the new name for Eurosafe’s UK member
Following its acquisition of Wood Nuclear in March 2020, global technology-forward solutions company Jacobs is the UK member of Eurosafe
|15 Oct 2020||Component safety research moves into new phase with INCEFA-SCALE
Research by an international consortium could lead to extensions in the operational lifespan of nuclear power plants around the world. The INCEFA-SCALE programme aims to reduce uncertainties about how critical components will perform when subjected to the harsh conditions inside operational reactors.
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