Horizon Nuclear Power has been cleared to begin purchasing major equipment for its proposed new reactor at Wylfa Newydd. The independent assessment organisation, Bureau Veritas, issued Horizon with a Licensee Certificate for the procurement of Long Lead Items. Long Lead Items (LLIs) have long manufacturing times and are required early in the construction of the power station and need to be ordered in advance of the main build on site. Joe Savage, head of engineering procurement and construction at Horizon said: “This is a significant milestone for Horizon as it marks another step in our journey towards becoming a Nuclear Site Licensee and the construction and operation of Wylfa Newydd.
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