Energy Infrastructure

Nuclear Operations and Decommissioning

Leading providers of Safety Cases for Nuclear Facilities, and Radiation Protection services, Contaminated Land, Building and Waste Characterisation Services

RPS has over 25 years of experience providing support for nuclear decommissioning on many UK nuclear sites, in both civil and defence sectors.

RPS provides a comprehensive service in safety case development for simple and more complex decommissioning projects, including those with novel and unusual challenges.

Our Radiological Services team provides a comprehensive service for investigation, assessment and remediation of radiologicaly and hazardous waste affected buildings and land. We can work alongside our geotechnical and site investigation capabilities, and our Explosives Engineering team, allowing RPS to provide integrated solutions to deal with sites affected by radiological contamination issues, buried ordnance, explosive, and hazardous chemicals.

Our specialist capabilities include:

Safety case advice; new facilities, operating plant and decommissioning

Radiological risk assessment

Criticality safety assessment

Shielding & Dose Assessment

Fire & DSEAR Risk Assessment

Independent Peer Review services

Environmental Risk assessment

Radioactivity and hazardous waste surveys of land and buildings

Intrusive & non-intrusive building characterisation

Ground investigations

Groundwater contamination fate and transport modelling


Nick Taylor
Managing Director - RPS Risk Management
T: +44 (0) 1925 831000