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  • Festive opening of depleted uranium storage building

    On 13 September, Princess Beatrix officially opened a new building for depleted uranium storage located at COVRA's site in the Netherlands. COVRA is a state-owned organisation that stores both low level radioactive waste, like depleted uranium and high level waste produced by industries and…

  • New UNL office building aims for outstanding BREEAM score

    A new office building for Logistics, Materials Handling & Administration will be built at URENCO's Dutch uranium enrichment plant in Almelo. To keep the environmental impact as low as possible, URENCO has chosen to build this office according to the highest sustainability standards, as laid down in BREEAM. BREEAM…

  • Emergency excercise - ALERT 2016

     During 7 – 9 November, URENCO Netherlands participated in an emergency exercise to rehearse the procedures required in and around Almelo, in the unlikely event of an incident requiring a multi-agency  response and disaster recovery.  The team from URENCO provided support and expertise, collaborating with teams from the Safety…

  • Nationaal Icoon 2016

    Lighthouse van ASML is op dinsdag 18 oktober verkozen tot nationaal icoon 2016. Stable Isotopes, onderdeel van URENCO Nederland, is vanaf het begin nauw betrokken geweest bij het Lighthouse project en heeft een actieve bijdrage geleverd aan het ontwikkelingsprogramma. Ligthouse is gericht op het produceren van de belangrijke medische radio-isotoop Molybdeen 99. Ligthouse…