A CAITHNESS trade union leader is confident it will be “business as usual” at Dounreay following the announcement that the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) is to take over site operations early next year. Davie Alexander, the chairman of Thurso and Wick Trades Union Council, said the workforce and the public should not see major changes, while local MSP Gail Ross has been given an assurance that no jobs will be lost and there will be no impact on the NDA’s socio-economic funding in the area. The announcement means the parent body at the Dounreay site will now be the NDA instead of the Cavendish Dounreay Partnership. The move takes effect from March 2021.
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