2 May 2024

Assystem a globally renowned leader in engineering, digital, and project management services has joined World Nuclear Association to support the Association’s action for industry wide collaboration to expedite the delivery of nuclear power worldwide.

Tripling of nuclear power capacity to deliver the energy transition

As a reliable source of low-carbon, dispatchable electricity, nuclear power is an increasingly popular alternative to fossil fuels for decarbonising economies, making it a vital tool in delivering the energy transition.

Assystem is committed to supporting the nuclear industry’s readiness for the scaling of nuclear power globally. As a member of World Nuclear Association, Assystem will utilise its established network of technical working groups, events, and meetings to table conversations on aspects of project delivery that will be key to delivering nuclear power on time and safely.

Using digital to optimize the construction of nuclear power

A key area of Assystem’s focus will be on the role of digital in nuclear projects to optimize construction of nuclear projects and overall project delivery drawing on the company’s core business offering in digital for complex projects.

We are delighted to join World Nuclear Association’s network and become a committed and active member of this trusted global industry association. Tripling nuclear power capacity globally in smaller timescales will require excellent collaboration from the wider industry as we navigate key challenges such as the integration of digital, the demand for people, and the regulation of, and fast deployment of, new smaller and more dynamic nuclear technologies. As a company with a rich heritage in nuclear power we are invested in working with the Association’s members and wider industry to make the transformative impact of nuclear power in the energy transition a reality.
Thomas Branche Assystem’s Executive Vice President for France, Nuclear & Energy New Build
We are delighted to welcome Assystem as a member and pleased that they intend to play an active role joining our regular forums to engage on the key topics and challenges of the sector. If we are going to triple nuclear energy capacity, the experience of international engineering companies, such as Assystem, is critical.
Serge Gorlin Head of Membership & Business Development at World Nuclear Association

About World Nuclear Association

World Nuclear Association is the international organisation that represents the global nuclear industry. Its mission is to promote a wider understanding of nuclear energy among key international influencers by producing authoritative information, developing common industry positions, and contributing to the energy debate, as well as to pave the way for expanding nuclear business.

If you would like more information on this topic, please visit the World Nuclear website or contact Henry Preston, External Communication & Media Manager, +44 (0)20 7451 1523, press@world-nuclear.org.

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