Corporate report

Magnox Operating Programme (MOP) 9

The MOP defines the key deliverables of the whole Magnox fuel cycle covering fuel manufacture, electricity generation, fuelling and defuelling of reactors, and reprocessing of spent fuel.


The Magnox Operating Programme (MOP9)

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The aim of this MOP 9 document is to provide a “self-contained and point-in time” summary of the NDA strategy for spent Magnox fuel and the Site Licence Company (principally Magnox Ltd and Sellafield Ltd) plans to deliver that strategy. The current NDA strategy for Magnox fuel should be consulted alongside this summary document.

Published 13 July 2012