Britain’s most hazardous nuclear building has moved a step closer to being decommissioned. Work has begun to install the second of three emptying machines at Sellafield’s Magnox Swarf Storage Silo. The first piece of the 350-tonne machine – a transfer tunnel – was lifted into the building last month. The silo contains an estimated 60,000 items of intermediate level nuclear waste in 22 chambers.
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All Together Cumbria, a community interest company and social enterprise, will become the digital gateway for all Sellafield Ltd career opportunities. On average, Sellafield Ltd and its supply chain recruits approximately 750 roles annually. The plan is to ensure at least 500 roles are recruited through All Together Cumbria within the next 18 months. This includes apprenticeships and graduate roles. The company was formed a couple of year ago to provide a more effective and efficient approach towards maximising the benefit of current and future employment in the local community.
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