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The Nuclear Engineering Operations

Design Department, Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines – Copyright Franck Beloncle

The group’s Nuclear Engineering operations have been led by the AREVA Projects Business Unit since July 1, 2016. Within New AREVA, refocused on fuel cycle operations, this entity is one of the group’s six business units and combines engineering resources to serve the group’s facilities as well as external customers.

Its services range from operational support engineering to full Engineering, Procurement, Construction and Management (EPCM).

Its work concerns all of New AREVA’s operations: mining, uranium chemistry, enrichment, used fuel recycling, dismantling and waste management.

AREVA Projects also aims for reasonable growth in non-fuel-cycle nuclear engineering and in non-nuclear applications.

Key figures at December 31, 2016


  • Safety performance at the highest level of engineering companies, with a FR* of 1.32

  • A culture of schedule compliance:
    OTD** > 90% over the past 3 years (superior to the benchmark for the category)

  • Revenue of approximately €200 million*** (excluding Equipment and Construction)

  • 1,452 employees worldwide, including 90 in Great Britain

*     Frequency Rate
**   On-Time Delivery
*** led by AREVA NP in 2016

Exterior view of Comurhex II Tricastin – Copyright: Cedric Delestrade, ACM Studio

Snapshot of AREVA Projects

AREVA Projects designs and conducts complex projects in the nuclear and non-nuclear fields and provides operating support to major sites.

Saint Quentin en Yvelines

International Footprint

The AREVA Projects Business Unit has today engineering teams in France and Great Britain.

The Silo 130 Project at the la Hague site – Copyright: Cédric Helsly

AREVA Projects’ operations in detail

AREVA Projects offers a wide range of consulting, design, engineering, project management expertise and services. It works in several different engineering areas for its customers.

HRB: Cold Crucible area – Copyright: Cédric Helsly

Special Report on Innovation

AREVA Projects is using innovative processes developed at the Beaumont Research Center together with virtual reality to develop intelligent tools.

AREVA NP

Find all the information about AREVA NP, design and supply of nuclear steam supply system and nuclear equipment on www.areva-np.com