July, 2009

Westinghouse – Preston - July 23, 2009

My second placement is working at Westinghouse Electric Company in their UK Licensing team. Westinghouse is currently going through a Generic Design Application where the generic AP1000 design is assessed to UK standards. Once the design has been approved it will then be up to the utilities to take the design and go through another [...]

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Working with the Regulators -

My second placement is working at Westinghouse on the Generic Design Assessment (GDA) for the Westinghouse AP1000 reactor design (go to the HSE website for more information of the application process). This project means I am in constant contact with the Nuclear Installations Inspectorate – the regulators for the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). The [...]

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