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Hinckley Point C Nuclear Power Station

The first nuclear power plant built in the UK in more than 20 years

EDF Energy

Somerset, UK



Project Details

  • One of six tier-one contractors, KBR is providing a range of program management services
  • KBR personnel are embedded in client integrated project teams
  • Working under the NEC3 framework contract KBR’s role includes:
    • Coordinating site operations, including accommodation, transport and catering
    • Contract management and expediting services for equipment supply from over 100 international suppliers
  • Includes two third-generation European pressurized reactors designed by French energy group, Framatome


Project Highlights

  • 50 million man hours of labour

  • 1 million tonnes of materials

  • Over 100 equipment contracts

  • More than 13 million vehicle movements

  • Hinkley Point C is the largest single construction site in Europe

  • The plant once completed will generate 3.2 GWe (1.6 GWe per reactor)

  • Capacity to generate safe, reliable, low-carbon electricity to power 6 million homes over a 60 year lifespan
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