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EDF’s report on silo collapse at Hinkley Point C nuclear construction raises more questions than answers

Stop Hinkley 24th May 2021, EDF Energy has published its report on the Ground Granulated Blast-furnace Slag (GGBS) silo collapse which took place on the Hinkley Point C construction site on 10th June last year. The report’s headline conclusion on the sudden silo collapse – that it was caused by the overloading of a bolted joint due to inadequate design, raises more questions than it answers.


May 27, 2021 - Posted by | incidents, UK

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