AMEC awarded Dounreay nuclear services contract in Scotland



10 July 2014 – London, UK – AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, announces today the award of a four-year framework contract by Dounreay Site Restoration Limited (DSRL) at the Dounreay nuclear site in Scotland.

140710-pmwj25-dounreay-IMAGEUnder the Professional Services Framework Agreement, AMEC will offer a wide range of professional consultancy services to help in the decommissioning of the former nuclear research facility on the Caithness coast. These include design services, safety case preparation, environmental support services, project management, specialist engineering, decommissioning studies, waste strategy services and technical support.

“AMEC has been providing technical services to DSRL for a number of years and this new contract will allow us to significantly expand our services to a very important client as we continue to grow our nuclear business,” said Clive White, President of AMEC’s Clean Energy Europe business. “We look forward to developing our relationships with the local supply chain around the Dounreay site, which will play a key role in helping us to deliver this contract.”

Dounreay Site Restoration Limited (DSRL) is the site licence company responsible for the clean-up and demolition of Britain’s former centre of fast reactor research and development. DSRL operates under contract to the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, a non-departmental public body of the UK Government that owns the site.

AMEC (LSE: AMEC) is a focused supplier of consultancy, engineering and project management services to its customers in the world’s oil and gas, mining, clean energy, environment and infrastructure markets. With annual revenues of some £4 billion, AMEC designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets and employs around 27,000 people in about 40 countries worldwide. See www.amec.com.

Source: AMEC