One of the most important construction projects at Sellafield has taken a major step forward. Two huge vessels have arrived at the Box Encapsulation Plant and are now ready to be connected. The plant will play a vital role in our 100-year clean-up programme. It will take nuclear waste recovered from our original waste plants and box it up so it can be safely stored in a modern building. The containers, manufactured by Bendalls Engineering in Carlisle, will deal with effluents generated during the process.
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