Big Rig: Nuclear Re-processing

A Think Up Event

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This event is designed to give students a flavour of the opportunities that a career in the nuclear industry offers and is hosted by Lakes College and Sellafield Ltd. A team of 20 engineering students are set the challenge of constructing, commissioning and operating a mock up of a liquid evaporator unit. As well as taking on this technical challenge students experience first hand the benefits of living a stone’s throw from the Lake District by taking part in an outdoor adventure weekend before they start on the Big Rig.

This Big Rig event is designed to be carried out by a team of undergraduate engineers from a range of disciplines: mechanical, electrical, nuclear and power engineering.



Aimed At
Undergraduates from a range of related disciplines.
Further Information

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Date: To Be Arranged
Host Organisation
Lakes College, Cumbria