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AREVA TN nuclear transport

Up to 1,000 nuclear transport shipments annually for the Front-End cycle

AREVA TN offers safe nuclear and radioactive logistics services domestically and internationally, including:

  • Organization of multi-modal and international nuclear transport of front-end materials
  • Unique logistics expertise in the front end of the cycle, from mining of uranium to fuel fabrication
  • Design, licensing and fabrication of nuclear transport packages
  • Extensive knowledge of regulations developed through a network of international nuclear transport experts
  • Transportation oversight
  • Class 7 specialists with a strong international network of suppliers and guaranteeing the continuity of service and responsibilities
  • Competitive and innovative logistic schemes compatible with sustainable development objectives
  • Onsite operations, fleet management
  • Logistics
    AREVA TN nuclear transport

    More than 50 years of experience in the nuclear industry.

    AREVA TN offers safe nuclear and radioactive logistics services both domestically and internationally. Offering unique nuclear transport expertise in the front end of the cycle, from mining of uranium to fuel fabrication, AREVA TN is a Class 7 specialist with a strong international network of suppliers. As a result we can guarantee the continuity of service and responsibilities. AREVA TN also has an extensive knowledge of regulations developed through a network of international nuclear transport experts, and has competitive and innovative logistic schemes compatible with sustainable development objectives. With 50 years of experience in the nuclear industry and up to 1,000 nuclear transport shipments for the front-end cycle per year, our more than 150 trained, experienced and multi-cultural inhouse employees will make sure that you get the world-class service you deserve.

    Key services include:

    • Advanced logistics capabilities
    • Engineering and licensing competencies
    • Manufacturing and delivery experience
    • Class 7 expert and Nuclear Transportation Oversight
  • Quality

    600 to 1,000 nuclear transport shipments annually for the Front-End cycle.

    We are part of a world-class network with safety and quality that are unparalleled in the industry.

    Logistical Schemes

    • Risk analysis and inspections at key stages of the nuclear transport
    • Vigilant selection and oversight of our subcontractors

    Crisis Management Program

    • Emergency response planning, preparedness and implementation
    • Crisis management center that offers support around the clock, 365 days a year

    Proven Performance Guarantees

    • Safe and reliable nuclear transports
    • On-time delivery
    • Consistent and comprehensive monitoring of shipments
    • Full technical support
  • Materials

    AREVA TN handles nuclear transportation for a full range of materials including

    • Mining: Uranium concentrates from mines to conversion plants worldwide
    • Fuel: Nuclear transportation of non-irradiated fuel assemblies and UO2 products between fuel fabrication facilities and nuclear power plants
    • Chemistry and Enrichment: Nuclear transportation of depleted, natural, enriched and reprocessed UF6 between conversion facilities, enrichment facilities and fuel manufacturers
    • Research Reactors: Nuclear transportation services that meet research reactor needs

    Materials transported

    • Low Enriched Uranium
    • High Enriched Uranium
    • Fresh MTR and TRIGA feed material
    • Irradiated MTR and TRIGA fuel elements
    • Sources and irradiated samples

     

    Uranium Concentrate

    Uranium concentrates from mines to conversion plants worldwide

    • Packages: Drums and ISO containers 20’
    • Nuclear transportation by road, rail, sea
    • Innovative international logistic scheme

    UF6

    UF6 shipments between conversion, enrichment and fuel fabrication plants

    Natural UF6

    • Package for Natural UF6: 48Y cylinders
    • Nuclear transportation by road, rail and sea
    • Materials: UF4, Natural UF6

    Enriched UF6

    • Package for enriched UF6: 30B cylinders with UX 30
    • Nuclear transportation by road, rail and sea
    • Materials: Enriched UF6

    Fresh Fuel / UO2

    Fissile UO2 products shipments to support fuel international fabricators

    • UO2 transportation Casks: ANF-50, ANF-250
    • Fresh fuel transportation Casks: MAP-12, RAJ II
    • Packages: 2,000 packages
    • Nuclear transportation by road, sea, rail and air

    Reaserch Reactors / Isotopes

    For research reactors and isotopes, AREVA TN provides customized nuclear transportation services such as feasibility studies, engineering services and on-site technical assistance. We handle nearly 100 nuclear transports per year for research reactors and laboratories in Australia, France, Japan, Morocco, South Africa, USA, Canada and Indonesia.

    Materials transported:

    • Low Enriched Uranium (LEU)
    • High Enriched Uranium  (HEU)
    • Fresh MTR and TRIGA feed material
    • Irradiated MTR and TRIGA fuel elements
    • Sources and irradiated samples
  • Packages
    • Uranium Concentrate
    • Natural and Enriched
    • Fresh Fuel, UO2 powder and Pellets
    • Reaserch Reactors
Contact Us

Chris Miller
VP, Sales & Marketing
AREVA TN
410-910-6924

Sandrine Toupiol
Sales Manager

Jay Thomas
Sales Manager