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  • Walking the waves – Jetty and WaveWalker 1 progress May 22, 2017 - To help reduce the amount of heavy goods vehicle deliveries on the local roads,  a temporary jetty is being built in the north west corner of site. The jetty will allow 80% of aggregates needed for concrete production to be brought via sea transport throughout construction. Now a common feature on the Hinkley Point coastline, […]
  • One, Two, Three, Pour…. May 8, 2017 - The First Nuclear Safety Concrete pour on March 24th was  a big achievement for the HPC team to celebrate. It’s the second of their big goals for 2017 to be completed. Pouring the first nuclear concrete was a major milestone in HPC schedule, as this is the first time construction of a new nuclear power […]
  • EDF Energy sets out progress at Hinkley Point C new nuclear power station April 21, 2017 - First concrete successfully poured for power station galleries Key milestone follows approval from independent nuclear regulator ONR 1,600 workers on site each day Three million cubic metres of earth already moved, more than 50% of the total New images and video released to mark six months since contract signing with UK Government and full construction […]

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    • The Industrial Partners Supplier Steering Group

      EDF Energy and the Somerset Chamber of Commerce have recognised that for the Somerset and South West businesses to take full advantage of the opportunity to supply goods and services during the construction of HPC, there is a need for collaborative working between NNB HPC as the client, the major Read more →

    • The Site Operations Supplier Steering Group

      Operating since October 2013 this group, co-chaired by EDF Energy and Somerset Chamber has been briefing targeted suppliers on a series of site operations work packages at Hinkley C. These work packages service the needs of the construction teams that will build the power station – they include catering, campus Read more →

    • The South West Hinkley Supply Chain Team

      EDF Energy continue to fund the Hinkley Supply Chain Team managed by Somerset Chamber of Commerce which is identified as the single point of contact for both the regional supply chain seeking contract opportunities and main contractors seeking capable suppliers. Some 2700 suppliers are registered on the portal with their Read more →