YGN Technical Tour - Springfields, Westinghouse, Preston


The YGN are pleased to present our first event in 2020 for our popular Technical Tour series.

We will be offering a limited number of young nuclear professionals the opportunity to attend a visit of Westinghouse Springfields site. Springfields manufacture oxide fuels for Advanced gas-cooled and Light Water Reactors, as well as uranium recovery and decommissioning services. Attendees will be able to learn about fuel production and the operations carried out, before touring the fabrication plant.

The event is free with preference given to NI YGN members should the tour reach capacity.

Transport is not included. Please contact YGNTechnicalTours@nuclearinst com for more information and to book your place.


10:00 Welcome and talk from Westinghouse Managing Director
11:00 Fuel production technical talk from Chief Technical Officer
11:45 Lunch and networking
12:30 Tour of Oxide Fuel Manufacturing Facility
15:00 Depart site

Book your place now using this form and send it to YGNTechnicalTours@nuclearinst.com

Event poster

  • Thu 12 Mar 2020
  • Wed 12 Feb 2020
  • Springfields, Westinghouse, Preston, ,