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Nuclear decommissioning & waste management

How to reduce costs, risks & uncertainties in nuclear decommissioning.

We apply a holistic approach to help you navigate through the complexities toward the end of a nuclear facility's life cycle.

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Whether a small non-reactor facility or large power plant site, nuclear decommissioning is rarely a straight-forward process. To avoid costly and time-consuming detours, our approach is therefore interdisciplinary, inclusive and adaptive.

By leveraging our expertise in both nuclear and non-nuclear fields, LR is uniquely positioned to help you as we provide a full range of consulting services related to decommissioning and waste management – from high-level strategic planning to in-depth, technical analyses.

What we offer

We offer advisory and peer review services at the strategic level, as well as specialist services, such as:

  • Decommissioning planning
  • Cost estimation
  • Reuse assessment
  • Risk assessment (safety and project risks)
  • Inventory assessment
  • Dose and shielding calculations
  • Compliance assessment
  • Deterministic and probabilistic safety analysis
  • Production of safety analysis reports/technical specifications
  • Public and stakeholder engagement
  • Regulatory affairs and licensing
  • Inspection
  • Quality assurance (including ISO27001)

What are the benefits?

With LR’s independent consulting services, we help ensure that your nuclear decommissioning and waste management projects achieve:

  • Safety
  • Public acceptance
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Cost-efficiency

Why choose LR?

Lloyd’s Register’s independence and world-wide experience in both nuclear and non-nuclear industries make us uniquely positioned to help you resolve the challenges associated with closure and decommissioning of an individual nuclear facility or a whole site.


  • Our holistic, risk-based approach to nuclear decommissioning and waste management reduces costs, uncertainties and risk of dead ends
  • Our extensive safety, licensing and regulatory expertise supports facility owners, operators, vendors and national regulators worldwide
  • Our capability to deliver probabilistic and deterministic risk and safety analysis is unrivalled in the market place
  • Our engineering disciplines are supported by human factors assessments and other valuable analytical and scientific skills

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