Category: Nuclear

SVI’S MACAW PIPE CRACKER HELPS AVERT DRAMA AT NEW BBC STUDIOS IN CARDIFF

When faced with breaking out a 24” cast iron gas main outside the new BBC Wales headquarters being built in the centre of Cardiff, Wales & West Utilities faced a potential drama – a challenging gas connection in the heart of Wales’ capital city.
Drama was avoided, however, thanks, …

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Project Report – Isolation of four Primary Circuit Feeder Pipes from the Steam Generating Heavy Water Reactor, Winfrith

Location: Winfrith
Project: Isolation of four Primary Circuit Feeder Pipes from the Steam Generating Heavy Water Reactor
Contractor: Magnox Limited (previously RSRL)
Equipment: SVI FOAMBAGS™, umbilical filling system, CCTV and closed cell polyurethane foam
Steve Vick International (SVI) has recently completed a project for Magnox Ltd. The project required …

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Harwell Bepo Storage Block

 
RSRL Harwell first approached Steve Vick International about the use of their technology to tie down the contamination after initial investigations by Aurora Health Physics revealed higher levels of contamination than anticipated inside the storage tubes. SVI were asked to provide a proposal for the project which was to …

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Steve Vick International present to an international audience at the 4th Civil Nuclear Energy Showcase, London.

In 2014 Steve Vick International (SVI) achieved first place in the ‘Best application of an innovative solution(s) with tangible savings/benefits – SME’ and were shortlisted for the highly commended ‘Ministers Award’ at the NDA Supply Chain Awards. The award was collected by SVI Nuclear Project Manager, Richard Ditte. Richard was …

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Steve Vick International Wins Prestigious NDA Estate Supply Chain Award

The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) Estate Supply Chain Awards were introduced in 2012 as a mechanism for recognising and rewarding the invaluable contribution of the supply chain within the nuclear decommissioning community.
There were 63 nominations this year, and Steve Vick International (SVI) was delighted to be shortlisted for the …

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