EDF Energy Somerset Chamber of Commerce SWMAS Business West


September 24, 2015
Doosan Babcock – Heating, ventilation and air conditioning

Doosan Babcock is a specialist in engineering services to the power generation sector. The company’s investment in people, facilities and tooling has supported the development of the UK nuclear industry for over half a century. Today, its nuclear engineering expertise spans nuclear new build, including concept and feasibility studies, design, manufacture, procurement, site installation and commissioning, as well as maintenance, specialist inspection technologies, plant-life extension, decommissioning and waste-handling services.
The company has played a central role in the development of the UK’s nuclear fleet, from the earliest days to the present.
• In 1956, Doosan Babcock supplied the steam-raising plant for the world’s first commercial nuclear power station – Calder Hall, UK.
• In 1995 the company provided the steam generators for the UK’s most recent nuclear plant – Sizewell B.
Doosan Babcock has the largest directly employed workforce of Suitably Qualified and Experienced Personnel (SQEP) available in the civil UK nuclear industry, including expertise in design, manufacturing, on-site support and project management. By making a substantial and long-term investment in training, the company has developed nationally accredited facilities in the UK, ensuring it can supply the right people with the right skills in support of UK nuclear.

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