Wood has won a contract to provide the UK’s Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) with technical safety advice and support. The four-year framework covers the ONR’s activities in new build, power generation, decommissioning and defence. Engineering expert Wood, which employs more than 1,300 people in the North West, has supported the UK nuclear regulator with technical safety advice and assessment work for more than 20 years.

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The UK’s Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) announced today it has appointed six nuclear supply chain organisations to its new Technical Support Framework (TSF), which it says is designed to provide the regulator with “a continued supply of expert supply chain resources at competitive rates, with greater flexibility and efficiency in the call-off of work from suppliers”. The new TSF, which came in to effect on 1 November, has been established to provide a renewed and modernised framework for procuring technical support which ONR uses to obtain, for example, expert technical assessments, access to specialist software or modelling, or access to “niche skill sets” which are not retained within ONR.

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Published: 8 November 2018