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Spent fuel coming from the Netherlands arriving at the Valognes COGEMA Logistics rail terminal.

Press release

November 27, 2003

A shipment of 2 casks of spent fuel  (TN 17) left the Borssele nuclear power plant (Netherlands) to the COGEMA La Hague reprocessing plant, on November 26th 2003. This transport is expected to arrive at the Valognes railway terminal on  November 28th from 9 am.

This transport lies within the context of the 1993 contract signed between EPZ and COGEMA, for the reprocessing of spent fuel from the Dutch nuclear power plant.

This operation strictly conforms to national and international regulations.