Developing a collaborative digital environment for the nuclear sector.

Introduction

The Nuclear Virtual Engineering Capability (NVEC) is a Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) funded programme and is part of a UK government research initiative, establishing a strong nuclear manufacturing and materials supply chain.

Enabling the delivery of low cost reliable energy with reduced risk

Aims

The project aims are to demonstrate that NVEC can:
  • Utilise real project applications
  • Demonstrate improved efficiency
  • Enable supply chain collaboration
  • Be embraced to the nuclear community
  • Develop and support a user community for the future
  • Position the UK as a leader in Digital Twin and Virtual Engineering

Exploring the UK government’s investment in High Performance Computing at sites such as Sci-Tech Daresbury

Partners

Working together to make the UK a world-leader in nuclear science and technology.
Wood PLC
Virtual Engineering Centre
National Nuclear Laboratory
Rolls Royce
EDF Energy
Nuclear ARMC

Latest news

VEC in the news

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