News Archives - Croft

Croft Safkeg HS Design No. 3977 receives NRC approval for transport of Mo99 in liquid form News

This latest approval extends the contents range of medical isotopes which can be transported within the Safkeg HS 3977.  For the full list of approved contents, chemical forms and approved limits please see the attached NRC Certificate No. 9388. Certificate No. 9388 for 3977A Package  

Croft awarded ‘Paper of Note’ from Waste Management Symposia 2016 News

The paper ‘Innovative Waste Packaging and Associated Venting / Hydrogen Management (Paper #16594)’, co-authored by Conrad Izatt – ARUP, Daniel Fisher – Croft Associates and Chris Chadwick  – Porvair Filtration Group receives recognition as ‘Papers of Note’ which is awarded to authors and co-authors for distinguished contributions to the advancement of radioactive waste and radioactive … Continue reading Croft awarded ‘Paper of Note’ from Waste Management Symposia 2016

Croft successfully deliver 2816J Safkegs to Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd ahead of programme News

During 2015 Croft was awarded, by Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd (DSRL), a number of related contracts for the supply, manufacture, testing and re-licensing of the Croft 2816 J Safkeg. The containers will be used for material arising from the site decommissioning and closure work. Croft are very pleased to announce that the packages were successfully … Continue reading Croft successfully deliver 2816J Safkegs to Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd ahead of programme

CROFT ANNOUNCE CHANGES TO THE ARRANGEMENT FOR THE SERVICING OF US CUSTOMERS News

To further improve the way we look after and service our customers in the USA all future contact should be direct to the UK team. Your requests will be responded to by the relevant specialists and engineers from our licensing, design and manufacturing teams. Moving forward we want to make it easy and effective for … Continue reading CROFT ANNOUNCE CHANGES TO THE ARRANGEMENT FOR THE SERVICING OF US CUSTOMERS

3rd UK-Japan Nuclear Decommissioning Workshop, 28-29 September 2015, at the British Embassy Tokyo News

Croft attended the 3rd UK-Japan Nuclear Decommissioning Workshop, 28-29 September 2015, at the British Embassy in Tokyo.  The event was hosted by UK Trade & Investment who are actively looking to promote UK companies and expertise, in particular to help with the clean-up of Fukushima Daiichi which was damaged by the Great East Japan Earthquake and … Continue reading 3rd UK-Japan Nuclear Decommissioning Workshop, 28-29 September 2015, at the British Embassy Tokyo

Croft awarded follow-on orders to supply Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd with additional Safkegs and ancillary equipment News

Further to the award last year of a contract by Dounreay Site Restoration Limited (DSRL) for the supply, manufacture, testing and re-licensing of Safkegs, Croft Associates has announced that it has now been awarded further orders. The orders cover additional Safkegs; these are Croft standard packages that meet the Type B fissile requirements of the … Continue reading Croft awarded follow-on orders to supply Dounreay Site Restoration Ltd with additional Safkegs and ancillary equipment

CQMS Safety-Scheme Accreditation News

We are pleased to announce that Croft’s Health and Safety Management System has been accredited by the CQMS Safety-Scheme which is dedicated to promoting higher health and safety standards and ensures that Croft’s arrangements are assessed in accordance with the Core Criteria (CDM 2007).    

Dounreay – Science, Technology and Innovation Exhibition 2015 News

On Thursday 4 June 2015 we exhibited at the Dounreay Science, Technology and Innovation event.  We had a very engaging day and we welcomed the opportunity to introduce ourselves, our services and products to DSRL and the local supply chain.

RAMTrans 2015 News

As a Silver Sponsor and exhibitor at RAMTrans 2015 (The Oxford Hotel, 19-21 May), we presented two papers at the conference.  The first paper was co-authored with Frazer-Nash titled “Benchmarking FEA Codes for Stress Analysis of Drop Tests of Ductile Cast Iron Containers (DCIC).  The second paper was presented by Trevor Tait of Croft and … Continue reading RAMTrans 2015

Board Appointment – Engineering Director News

We are pleased to announce that Mark Johnson is joining the company from the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (“NDA”) Radioactive Waste Management Limited as Engineering Director. His appointment will take effect from April 2015. Mark is a Chartered Engineer with 30 years of science and engineering experience, covering mechanical, nuclear decommissioning, repository design development and radioactive … Continue reading Board Appointment – Engineering Director