Hitachi-GE ABWR Seminar at Cambridge University 22-23rd March 2017 🗓

Hitachi-GE and the Cambridge Nuclear Energy Centre will be running a seminar on ABWR technology between 22nd-23rd March 2017 at the University of Cambridge Engineering Department. You can register for this event by following this link.

For more information please see the attached flyer. For any queries please contact / +44 (0) 1223 761 427


Boiling water reactor technology is new to the UK – this seminar is an opportunity to learn about it. The ABWR design is currently under review by the Office of Nuclear Regulation and Horizon Nuclear Power is planning to build the first UK ABWR at Wylfa site in Anglesey. ABWR is an advanced Generation III+ reactor already built, with four units in Japan having excellent operating record. This two-day seminar is a unique opportunity to gain understanding of ABWR technology and safety features, meet key people in the Hitachi-GE team and network with other key players in the UK nuclear industry. Some of the topics to be covered at the seminar are:


  • Status of Wylfa project Design and Operation of ABWR Thermal-hydraulics of ABWR Pu Utilization in BWRs PRA and Severe Accidents Lessons learned from Fukushima

Delegates can book bed and breakfast accommodation in single ensuite rooms at Jesus College, Cambridge, for any or all of the nights of Tuesday 21st, Wednesday 22nd and Thursday 23rd March 2017, at a cost of £68


Bed and breakfast accommodation can be booked here: using promotional code ABWR2017.



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