We are a team of professional engineers and associates with a deep level of understanding and expertise of the nuclear industry, offering unique and innovative consultancy services across the sector.
Experienced nuclear energy engineers
Alongside our core team of experienced engineers, we have an extended network of some of the most talented engineers in the Northwest and UK.
Through many years of experience, our solutions have been fine-tuned and tailored towards working on high integrity designs within highly regulated industries. We have an extensive understanding of the nuclear sector’s regulatory framework, and our verification processes are compatible with those of leading nuclear companies.
We are familiar with common codes of practice across the nuclear sector, including ASME III (Class 1,2,3) and RCC-M.
Our expert engineering experience includes:
Nonlinear seismic assessments of buildings and equipment.
Thermal stress analysis
Fatigue and fracture assessments.
Design of major nuclear piping systems.
We use and distribute Flownex which is developed with nuclear requirements in mind, has NQA1 certification and Relap interoperability
Fracture mechanics (R6, BS7910)
Experience with GT Strudl & Zencrack software
Our engineering team and associates have vast nuclear experience, working with contractors such as Jacobs, WOOD, Frazer Nash, Cavendish, Mott McDonald and others, and some of the major operators include Sellafield Sites and EDF.
Choosing DOCAN as your nuclear engineering consultants
Our core team of experienced engineers and associates have the skills and knowledge needed to assist in executing any type of nuclear power project. We understand the unique challenges faced on a nuclear site, and the international and national expectations of such operations.
We pride ourselves on our can-do attitude, and our ability to deliver on challenging timescales and budgets. We can assist in all aspects of your nuclear project – from design and project delivery to engineering management, construction, and nuclear safety.
Our nuclear consultancy services are completely flexible and scalable to your needs and the requirements of the project. We can offer anything from a single consultation to a full hands-on approach incorporating our consultants and/or engineers into your team.
Delivering value to projects is our ultimate goal, and one which we achieve by engaging directly with our clients to offer comprehensive advice, guidance and strategy implementation at all stages of the nuclear life-cycle.
We bring experienced perspective and advanced technical skills to the table, alongside expertise of sophisticated computer-aided software. Allowing us to create sophisticated design models that maximise the quality of your project and address all areas of health and safety, and sustainability.