AREVA-Atkins partnership ‘to bid for Tier 2 nuclear contracts’

AREVA and Atkins have formed a joint venture to compete for projects in the UK nuclear fuel management and decommissioning sector. The partnership is expected to bid for contracts at Tier 2 level.

The AREVA-Atkins Partnership UK will draw on its combined expertise and offer a combination of international technology, design and engineering consultancy as well as a deep understanding of the UK market and regulations.

The AREVA-Atkins Partnership UK will have its headquarters in Warrington, in north-west England.