Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 163,469 pages of information and 245,911 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

National Nuclear Corporation

From Graces Guide

1973 The 2 existing nuclear power plant consortia were replaced by a new body, the National Nuclear Consortium but Reyrolle Parsons, a member of the Nuclear Power Group decided not to join the new body; the other consortium was British Nuclear Design and Construction.

GEC held 50 percent of the new company, UKAEA held 15 percent; other companies involved were Babcock and Wilcox, Clarke-Chapman John Thompson, Head Wrightson, Sir Robert McAlpine and Sons, Strachan and Henshaw, Taylor Woodrow Construction, Whessoe; their shares would be held through a new company, British Nuclear Associate[1].

1989 Renamed NNC Ltd

2005 Became part of AMEC, renamed AMEC NNC Ltd

2007 Renamed AMEC Nuclear UK Ltd

2014 Renamed AMEC Foster Wheeler Nuclear UK Ltd


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Sources of Information

  1. The Times Oct 31, 1973