New build group (members only)

02 March 2021

10:00 - 13:00

virtual through zoom

Organised by: Nuclear Industry Association
Register: HERE

NIA members are invited to participate in our virtual New Build Group meeting.


10:00 – 10:05
Marc Duret, Chair, NIA New Build Group

10:05 – 10:25
Hinkley Point C Update, supply chain engagement and opportunities
Chris Squires, Lead Supply Chain Engagement Manager, EDF

10:25 – 10:45
Sizewell C Update, financing, discussions with government, project timeline, consortium activities, supply chain engagement
Bertrand Michoud, Engineering and Delivery Director, EDF

10:45 – 11:05
Bradwell B Update, GDA progress and timeline
Qing Mao, Chief Technical Officer, CGN

11:05 – 11:15
What next for Horizon, Wylfa and Oldbury
Leon Flexman, Corporate Affairs Director, Horizon Nuclear Power

11:15 – 11:30
Large-Scale Nuclear Q&A
All first session speakers

11:30 – 11:45
Comfort Break

11:45 – 12:05
Lead-cooled Fast Reactor update, AMR competition, supply chain engagement
Paolo Ferroni, LFR Technical Lead, Westinghouse

12:05 – 12:25
U-Battery update, AMR competition and next steps, supply chain opportunities
Chris White, External Affairs Director, U-Battery

12:25 – 12:45
UKAEA Update, STEP siting process, transformation of UKAEA from research to construction, supply chain opportunities
Tris Denton, Head of Commercial & Programme Development, STEP

12:45 – 13:00
Advanced Nuclear Q&A
All second session speakers

Close of meeting