YGN Tour of Wood Laboratories

Part of the Technical Tour Series, the YGN presents:

Wood Group Tour of Laboratories

When: Tuesday 10th September 2019
Where: Wood Group Laboratories, Birchwood Park, Warrington

Flyer of the event here.

 The YGN are pleased to present another event in our Technical Tour series. We will be offering a limited number of young nuclear professionals the opportunity to attend a visit of Wood Group Laboratories.

Attendees will be able to see a whole range of activities carried out by Wood Group on the Warrington site, including the Radiochemistry, Resin and EDF Laboratories, as well as the graphite rigs, robotic workshop and GEL, which houses the hot box dome and boiler spine and where fuel channel work is carried out. The tour will also go to Newton House where attendees can see the various engineering rigs and technical workshops.


  • 9:30    Welcome and Overview of Wood Group
  • 10:00  Tour of Laboratories
  • 12:30  Lunch
  • 13:00  Depart site

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

Transport not included.


Please contact ygntechnicaltours@nuclearinst.com for more information and to book your place, using this form


Picture: courtesy of Wood Group

  • Tue 10 Sep 2019
  • Sat 31 Aug 2019
  • Wood Group Laboratories, Birchwood Park, WA3 6GN, Warrington