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Lapd Architects Involved with Grand Designs: The Street

Lapd Architects Involved with Grand Designs: The Street

lapd Architects (a company based at Culham Science Centre) are involved with the self-build development Graven Hill, as seen on Grand Designs: The Street. You may have caught the new Grand Designs show ‘The Street’ on Channel 4 that follows the first ten self-builders to build their dream homes at Graven Hill. Graven Hill is […]
Philip Hammond – Chancellor of the Exchequer – Visits Culham Science Centre

Philip Hammond – Chancellor of the Exchequer – Visits Culham Science Centre

Chancellor of the Exchequer, The Rt Hon Philip Hammond MP, visited the UK Atomic Energy Authority’s Culham Science Centre – to see up close their ground-breaking research in fusion energy – a transformative, abundant, clean and safe new source of electricity for future decades. After first visiting the site’s largest tenant, Reaction Engines Ltd., the […]
Future of JET Secured with New European Contract

Future of JET Secured with New European Contract

Image supplied by EUROfusion A contract extension for the world’s largest fusion research facility, Joint European Torus, has been signed by the UK and the European Commission The contract extension will secure at least €100m in additional inward investment from the EU over the next two years. The news brings reassurance for the more than […]
Oxfordshire Advances Skills Career Event on 7 February 2019

Oxfordshire Advances Skills Career Event on 7 February 2019

Thursday, 7 February, Culham’s apprentice training centre OAS is holding a recruitment event in the E3 Foyer. The event will launch the start of the 2019 recruitment campaign for engineering and technology apprenticeships. Exhibiting at the event will be many of Oxfordshire’s top engineering companies who have already endorsed the OAS and who are seeking apprentices […]
Santa Run 2018

Santa Run 2018

Multiple Santas from across the site neglected a traditional sleigh and instead ran or jogged a route which started and finished on Farm Way. Around 50 employees from UKAEA as well as tenant companies completed the course to raise money for The Oxford Foodbank. Reaching the finish line in first place in was Nicolas Fil […]
New OAS Training Facility Advancing at Culham Science Centre

New OAS Training Facility Advancing at Culham Science Centre

Construction of the new Oxfordshire Advanced Skills (OAS) apprentice training facility is advancing rapidly with structural steelwork and the roof of the 3,800 square metre training workshops already up. The new building will be able to accommodate up to 350 apprentices, with industry-standard equipment covering a wide range of engineering and technology disciplines. Steve Hall […]
Duke of Cambridge’s Visit Marks End of MAST Upgrade Construction

Duke of Cambridge’s Visit Marks End of MAST Upgrade Construction

It was a special day for UKAEA yesterday as we were joined by Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, to celebrate the completion of Britain’s new fusion experiment. The Duke visited Culham for a tour of the MAST Upgrade machine and heard about the potential of fusion energy to change the world. During Green GB Week, […]