Morgan Sindall and Arup JV set to help improve Sellafield site

A joint venture (JV) between Morgan Sindall Group and Arup Group has been chosen as the preferred delivery partner for a potential £1.1bn contract to provide a range of essential services at the Sellafield nuclear site.

Through this infrastructure strategic alliance (ISA), Morgan Sindall and Arup will help to improve and develop key infrastructure assets on the Sellafield site.

The ISA includes the maintenance of steam and electricity generation, water supply, chemical storage and distribution, drainage networks and all transport infrastructure at the site.

The contract is expected to be signed later in the year for an initial five-year period, with an option to extend to contract for a further 10 years.