Work on the Box Encapsulation Plant (BEP) and SIXEP Continuity Plant (SCP) sites ceased when the lockdown hit on 23 March 2020. Since then the organisation has been planning a phased restart. These projects are the third and fourth to bring construction teams back on-site. As with their predecessors, every effort has been made to ensure employees are as safe as they can be whilst at work. Construction sites offer more outdoor work and space to move around, meaning that social distancing can be easier than in other parts of the business – especially with fewer people on-site. But there are still new safety measures for people coming back on-site at BEP and SCP that change the working day.
Sellafield 8th June 2020 read more »