Press Releases

 18.10.2016 Interim storage facility in Ignalina inaugurated – the first cask is placed for storage
 22.09.2016 Interim Storage Facility at Ignalina NPP in Lithuania Licensed for Operation
 18.01.2016 NUKEM Technologies prepares Feasibility Studies for Fukushima
 24.06.2015 NUKEM Technologies led Consortium wins tender for Nuclear Safety project in Iraq
 26.05.2015 NUKEM Technologies Wins Tender for Experimental Power Reactor Engineering Design in Indonesia as Part of a Consortium
 01.08.2014 NUKEM Technologies signed Memorandum of Understanding
 17.07.2014 NUKEM Technologies Realigned
 19.12.2013 Global settlement regarding the Waste Treatment Project at Ignalina NPP signed
 25.11.2013 The South African Nuclear Energy Corporation SOC Limited (NECSA), Rosatom’s United Company NIAEP- ASE and NUKEM Technologies GmbH have signed the Memorandum of Understanding
 06.11.2013 Dr. Hauke Grages appointed as New Business Unit Director
 12.03.2012 NUKEM Received Order for New Waste Treatment Centre Project at Russian Kursk NPP
 06.02.2012 Jean Maurer Becomes Managing Director
 07.11.2011 NUKEM Technologies Signs New RadWaste Contract with the European Commission
 18.08.2011 NUKEM Back in the UK – Office in Cheltenham Opened
 24.11.2010 NUKEM Technologies Reached 1 Million Man-hours on its Ignalina Construction Site without any Time lost-Accident
 05.08.2010 NUKEM Technologies signed the contract with Vetruna
 15.12.2009 NUKEM Technologies welcomes new shareholder Atomstroyexport
 14.08.2009 NUKEM GmbH signs sale contract for subsidiary company NUKEM Technologies GmbH
 19.05.2009 Amendment to the Ignalina Spent Fuel Storage Contract Signed
 22.04.2009 NUKEM Hands Over Chernobyl Waste Treatment Project to its Customer
 31.07.2008 NUKEM Lays Cornerstone for the Kozloduy Dry Spent Fuel Storage Facility
 19.12.2007 NUKEM hands over Engineered Near Surface Disposal Facility in Chernobyl to the customer
 09.10.2007 NUKEM sells its NIS Division
 10.08.2007 NUKEM Awarded Further Contract for the PBMR Fuel Plant in South Africa
 05.07.2007 Changes in NUKEM Management
 27.06.2007 NUKEM Sells US Subsidiary, NUKEM Corporation
 21.05.2007 NUKEM Sells UK Subsidiary
 15.02.2007 Clear investigation results: Corruption attempt was an individual case
 01.02.2007 NUKEM successfully completes international projects
 30.01.2007 NUKEM and GNS inform about projects in Lithuania
 22.12.2006 Reorganization of the NUKEM Group
 09.11.2006 NUKEM Supplies E.ON Power Plants with the PADE Database Dosage Control System
 06.10.2006 NUKEM investigates corruption accusations in the Ukraine
 04.10.2006 NUKEM's Managing Director Peter Heiermann retires
 09.08.2006 NUKEM Sale to Advent International Completed
 18.05.2006 Advent International acquires RWE Solutions Group from RWE
 13.04.2006 Further step in dismantling of VAK
 19.01.2006 NUKEM staff increased by about ten percent in 2005
 01.12.2005 NUKEM to build waste treatment center at the Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant in Lithuania
 29.11.2005 Unique cutting process employed successfully in underwater dismantling operations at the MZFR
 25.08.2005 NUKEM Awarded Detail Design for the PBMR Pilot Fuel Plant in South Africa
 08.06.2005 VAK dismantling project approaching completion
 13.05.2005 New process computer commissioned at the Gundremmingen Nuclear Power Plant
 17.01.2005 Lithuanian Ignalina Nuclear Power Plant awarded the Spent Nuclear Fuel Storage Contract to German companies in Consortium GNS-RWE NUKEM
 21.07.2004 Regulatory approval for the VAK Service Center
 05.07.2004 NIS Ingenieurgesellschaft Incorporated in RWE NUKEM GmbH
 07.06.2004 RWE NUKEM and GNB awarded a contract to build a Dry Spent Fuel Storage Facility at Bulgarian Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant
 28.11.2003 RWE NUKEM to deliver evaporator system for the Kola Nuclear Power Plant
 11.11.2003 RWE NUKEM lays cornerstone for the radioactive waste treatment centre in Chernobyl
 27.10.2003 RWE NUKEM's Board of Management Increased
 30.07.2003 RWE NUKEM completes dismantling of biological shield at the Kahl Nuclear Power Test Plant (VAK)
 03.07.2003 Dr. Erwin Wehner is New Chair of RWE NUKEM's Executive Board
 15.04.2003 RWE NUKEM completes another project in Russia
 25.02.2003 RWE NUKEM delivers waste treatment centre to Russian nuclear power plant
 16.10.2001 RWE NUKEM completes acquisition
 31.08.2001 NUKEM Nuklear Renamed to RWE NUKEM GmbH
 04.06.2001 NUKEM Purchases AEA-T's Nuclear Engineering Activity
 30.05.2001 NUKEM intensifies its activities in China - Cooperation between BINE and NUKEM
 05.03.2001 NUKEM Delivers Waste Management Facility
 28.07.2000 NUKEM Nuklear and DETEC combine forces
 31.03.2000 Winfrith Operations, Maintenance and Decommissioning - NUKEM was awarded
 05.11.1999 NUKEM Nuklear GmbH to be a strong part in the newly created TESSAG Association
 18.05.1999 NUKEM Nuklear presents RAYMOS
 07.04.1999 International Consortium Chernobyl Announces New Chairmanship
 11.09.1997 UKAEA appoints consortium to dismant Windscale Pile One
 24.07.1997 International Consortium Chernobyl

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