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Nuclear Power Plant Life Management & Extension 2017

Date: 6th December 2017 - 7th December 2017 Location: Antwerp - Belgium

ACI’s 3rd Nuclear Power Plant Life Management Extension 2017 will be taking place in Antwerp, Belgium, on 06th — 07th December 2017. The two day event will bring together key industry stakeholders from the energy and nuclear industry. This event is going to connect the elite of the industry together to gather and discuss the common issues facing the nuclear industry concerning Plant Life Management and Extension. This event is essential for industry personnel who are working in ageing reactors and need to gain information on how to manage their nuclear plant life effectively.

Taking place on 6th & 7th December 2017 in Antwerp, Belgium the two day conference will bring together key industry personnel from the Energy & Nuclear industry. The event will examine all aspects of plant life management, ageing and plant life extension.

This is the third edition of our informative and captivating event and this year we have focused on the updates of PLIM and PLEX, looking at every aspect in detail to ensure that the industry develops over the coming year. We have found the key elements which need improvement and we have industry speakers who are talented and well informed to speak about the issues and how they can be amended to provide a full and complete understanding to encourage productivity and improve nuclear power plant performance.



6th December 2017
7th December 2017
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Joanna Mieloch – Delegate Sales
+48 (0) 61 898 7070
Mado Lampropoulou – Marketing, Sales & Media Partnerships
+ 44 (0) 203 141 0607
Timothy Rowley-Evans – Sponsorship
+44 20 3141 0614
Samanta Fawcett – Content
+ 44 (0)20 3141 0624
Jayme Burns – Logistics
+44 (0) 203 141 0640


Ramada Plaza Antwerp
Desguinlei 94
Antwerp, 2018 Belgium
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+32 3 244 82 11
  • Nuclear Power within the Global Energy Sector
  • Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) Ageing Management
  • Safety Aspects of Plant Life Management (PLIM)
  • Regulatory Requirements for Long Term Operation (LTO) in Plant Life Management & Extension
  • Maintenance and Refurbishment of Nuclear Power Plants Within A Heavily Nuclear Dependant Energy Supply System
  • Integrity Assessment – In Plant Life Management
  • The Public Acceptance of the Nuclear Power Plant
  • The Graphite Issue within Advanced Gas – Cooled Reactors (AGR)
  • The Environmental Impact of Nuclear Power Plant Life Extension
  • Economics of Plant Life Management and Extension


Jim Reed –Safety Case & Lifetime Group Head Graphite Branch- EDF Energy

Prof. PhD. Ing. Javier Dies – Commissioner – CSN

Michael Hübel – European Commission – DG Energy – Head of Unit – Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety

Iñaki Gorrochategui – Materials Engineering (PhD) – Technical DirectorIDOM

Stuart Kelly – PresidentInternational Institute of Obsolescence Management (IIOM)

Sammy Shihab – Chairman – Belgian Nuclear Society

Danielle Couvreur- Knowledge ManagerSCK.CEN

Liisa Heikinheimo Deputy Director General, Energy Department Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment

Anthony Prod’homme – Managing Director – EFINOR

If you would like to be considered as a speaker for the event with a 30-45 minute presentation, please submit an abstract for consideration to:


Samanta Fawcett

Tel: +44 (0)20 3141 0624

Email: sfawcett@acieu.net

  • Energy Providers
  • Industry Investors
  • Plant Owners
  • Plant Workers
  • Industry Consultants & Experts
  • Nuclear Regulators
  • Material Generators
  • Nuclear Technology Companies
  • Asset Management Companies
  • Industry Suppliers
  • Nuclear Engineers
  • Nuclear Safety Inspectors

EFINOR Group provides specific solutions for Nuclear Power Plant Life Management and Extension such as a Multiple-Elements Mechanical Plug which has been developed through an innovative process between EFINOR and a utility partner. It is aimed to seal or to bypass fluid in order to perform pressure tests without any structure alteration. This solution has been successfully implemented to shorten key aspect of the maintenance programme of several NPPs. EFINOR is also providing solutions to repair or strengthen key NPPs components and structures supporting life extension and maintaining plants in Operational Condition.

EFINOR Group fosters innovations and invests in design capability and production facilities since 1988. Successful execution of this strategy positioned the Group as a leading partner of large organisations involved in high added-value industries with Nuclear being our initial and still core market. With more than 500 employees and €50 million turnover, EFINOR Group companies are located in France and UK.

Through the combination of our 3 business units: Engineering – Manufacturing – and Support, we are involved in our clients’ Full Project Lifecycle. Specialised in metal working and developing bespoke equipment and solutions for our customers, in the recent years we have been collaborating with Utilities on Nuclear Power Plant Life Management and Extension projects.


A niche consultancy specialising in structural integrity, we address our clients’ requirement to ensure the safe, reliable and profitable operation of their capital plant assets.  We support them by providing technically advanced, practical, cost-effective solutions to the structural integrity questions that arise through equipment life.  Our approach utilises state-of-the-art developments, whilst remaining compatible with established standards and procedures.

The industries we serve include: fossil and nuclear power generation, oil refining, petrochemical and chemical.  Our clients are manufacturers, owners, operators, inspectors and assessors of critical plant equipment, together with insurers, loss-adjusters and legal advisors.  We interact at the corporate or plant level, as appropriate.  In addition, we offer consultancy services in materials performance, technology transfer and training, and litigation and arbitration support.  We participate in innovative research and development programmes, collaborating with industry and academia, and publish regularly.

Our involvement in nuclear plant goes back to 1970 and has included work on most major UK reactor systems – Magnox, AGR, SGHWR, PWR, Fusion – and on fuel storage and transport containers.



ACI has put together a range of packages to suit your requirements. These range from branding options, to full scale partner solutions and can be tailored to meet your objectives and budgets.

If you are launching a new product or service and wish to gain visibility and brand recognition within your industry, contact us today!

For commercial opportunities, please contact:

Timothy Rowley Evans

Tel: + 44 (0) 20 3141 0614

Email:  trowleyevans@acieu.net

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Nuclear Power Plant Life Management & Extension 2017 - Conference Pass (inc Documentation Package)£1,595.00
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