Medical Research Council – MC40 Decommissioning
Aurora were proud to provide a radiological survey and decommissioning service to the Medical Research Council to assisting in the assessment and removal of a research cyclotron.
To determine the radiological status of an old research cyclotron and assist in the radiological decommissioning of the cyclotron and associated plant.
- Carry out an initial radiological survey, including sampling, within the cyctlotron vault, and associated areas.
- Radiation Protection Adviser, Radioactive Waste Adviser, and Health Physics Support at all stages of decommissioning, characterisation and segregation, transport and disposal of radioactive waste.
- Interpretation of results from survey to ensure that suitable documentation is in place, including waste management plans.
- Final radiological survey and report providing reassurance for MRC, stakeholders and regulators, demonstrating radiological endpoints have been met.
The Aurora Team safely managed a large part of the work being carried out within the cyclotron vault and surrounding areas.
“[Aurora] were an integral part of the project team and their support was invaluable when ensuring that all work was carried out safely and in compliance with the relevant requirements.
Projects & Facilities • Finance Manager MRC