Shielding Integrity Testing
Able Instruments & Controls Ltd
Radiological Consultancy Advice.
The Aurora expert team is involved in the design of the first NHS proton beam therapy facility in the UK, providing radiation safety advice to the facility design and construction team.
The design of radiation shielding and investigations into activation of construction materials, require Aurora’s established and dedicated expertise in Monte Carlo modelling techniques.
Aurora performed a detailed radiation survey using specialist neutron monitoring equipment in all areas adjacent to the facility including the 3 storey external walls. The survey demonstrated that the shielding met the design specification for the facility