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Magnox invite Viridian to an ‘ideas2input’ meeting

The ‘i2i’ sessions will be used to shape Magnox’s supply chain strategy, technical solutions and programme delivery approach.

  • Posted On: 2 February 2021
Magnox invite Viridian to an ‘ideas2input’ meeting Viridian attended a webinar held by Magnox in November 2020 to outline the development of its delivery approach for new site-specific decommissioning strategies. It attracted 500 delegates from large and small businesses. The event included presentations from the Head of Procurement, the Programme Manager for Continuous Reactor Decommissioning and the Head of Technical Strategy. The presentations are now available on the MagnoxSites YouTube channel.  The next phase of engagement with...

A successful training day completed at the workshop!

Thanks to Mark Winter of UKASL Ltd for guiding us through the IATP - Independent Asbestos Training Providers "Non-licensed Work with Asbestos Training"

  • Posted On: 13 January 2021
A successful training day completed at the workshop!

The team was trained to work safely with asbestos in preparation for R&D funded by Innovate UK under the government’s ‘The Sustainable Innovation Fund’. Kym said the training was excellent and now Chris can begin work using specialist containment within the workshop.

 


There are now three trained operators at RSCS SQEP'd to use our laser sampling tool. Congratulations guys!

Radiation Safety & Control Services, Inc (RSCS) becomes the next company with trained ViridiScope operators - after Magnox Ltd and Doosan Babcock

  • Posted On: 10 December 2020
There are now three trained operators at RSCS SQEP'd to use our laser sampling tool. Congratulations guys!

It was the first time that our Viridian training team has given the ViridiScope course over the internet. Following the laser safety course, we demonstrated each aspect of laser sampling in our workshop in North Wales so the guys in New Hampshire were able to see exactly how it should be operated before attempting it themselves. Fortunately ViridiScope is very simple to use so they were all able to pass our competency test with flying colours by the end of the day. 

 


ViridiScope has now reached the USA!

Our laser sampling tool has arrived in New Hampshire for a demonstration at RSCS

  • Posted On: 7 December 2020
ViridiScope has now reached the USA! Radiation Safety & Control Services, Inc. plays a key role in the decommissioning of small and large facilities in the USA and we are delighted that they are holding a demonstration of its capabilities for their clients.  MD, Kym Jarvis, said: “This is the first time that a ViridiScope has left the UK and we are very pleased and proud that a nuclear decommissioning company in the States has seen the potential for characterisation with our sampling tool to be cleaner, faster,...

Viridian Consultants awarded Sustainable Innovation Funding for work on asbestos

Viridian will be evaluating an innovative approach to significantly reduce the hazards associated with characterising asbestos contaminated materials (ACMs)

  • Posted On: 5 November 2020
Viridian Consultants awarded Sustainable Innovation Funding for work on asbestos Innovate UK is funding single and collaborative research and development projects as part of the Sustainable Innovation Fund over the next two years, totalling over £130 million in support across the UK. The aim of these competitions is to help all sectors of the UK rebuild after the effects of COVID-19.  Innovate UK Executive Chair Dr Ian Campbell said: “In these difficult times we have seen the best of British business innovation. The pandemic is not just a...

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