The first concrete pour on the Sellafield site since the end of the Covid-19 lockdown has been completed. Around 450 cubic metres of specialist concrete was poured for the foundations of the Sellafield product and residue store retreatment plant site. This facility will be where special nuclear materials will be stockpiled for 100 years. Sellafield Ltd head of projects Steve Harnwell said: “This is great news – the team have done some exceptional work to get to this moment; and it is really a great achievement during the uncertainty of Covid-19 to get the project back to delivery of critical path scope.
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