WNTI Welcomes Framatome as the Newest Member


27 June 2024

It is often said that good things come in threes, and we are delighted to introduce Framatome as our third new member this June!

Framatome is an international leader in nuclear energy, headquartered in France, they are renowned for its comprehensive portfolio of nuclear reactor design, fuel supply and maintenance services. With a presence in over 30 countries, the company has been at the forefront of driving advancements in nuclear technology, contributing to the safe and sustainable use of nuclear energy worldwide.

For over six decades, Framatome has been at the forefront of tackling the significant challenges faced by its global clientele through its comprehensive array of solutions and services.

Their efforts empower customers to enhance the efficiency and competitiveness of their facilities whilst bolstering nuclear safety measures.

Framatome’s expertise is concentrated in five key domains:

  • Designing nuclear power plants.
  • Developing Nuclear Steam Supply Systems (NSSSs)
  • Designing and manufacturing fuel and components.
  • Integrating Instrumentation and Control (I&C) systems.
  • Managing the operations and maintenance of diverse nuclear reactors.

Each day, their team of 18,000 dedicated professionals contributes to delivering increasingly safe, clean and cost-effective low-carbon energy.

We are thrilled to welcome Framatome into the WNTI Community. Framatome’s extensive expertise and innovative approach to nuclear technology will be invaluable as we continue to address the challenges and opportunities within the nuclear transport sector. Their commitment to safety and excellence aligns perfectly with our mission.

As a member of WNTI, Framatome will actively participate in the institute’s working groups, policy discussions, and knowledge-sharing initiatives. The collaboration is expected to yield significant benefits, including the development of best practices, harmonisation of international regulations and the promotion of cutting-edge technologies in nuclear transport.

This collaboration comes at a pivotal time for the nuclear industry, as the demand for clean and reliable energy sources continues to grow. The safe and efficient transport of nuclear materials is crucial to the industry’s success, ensuring the continued progress of the nuclear and radioactive material industries.