Research and Development

Increasing our expertise in order to expand and improve the services we offer


Research and development activities are aimed at increasing the company's expertise in order to expand the services and industrial assets that it offers, improving the effectiveness of processes and safety standards.

They have a particular focus on the following areas:
- Radiological characterization;
- Qualification of conditioning processes;
- Development of chemical and radiochemical methods;
- Advanced technologies for decommissioning;
- Treatment and conditioning of waste.

The measurement and analysis methods used for the design and implementation of characterization operations with the NIWAS (Nucleco Integrated Waste Assay System), based on an integrated system of NDA (Non Destructive Assay) and DA (Destructive Assay) measurement techniques, are undergoing continuous development.

Nucleco participates in the drafting of regulations for the sector under UNI CEN, with particular regard to the topics of NORM (Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials) and TENORM (Technologically Enhanced Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials).