NOCTURNE has extensive experience serving organizations in the nuclear power industry, providing capabilities such as:

  • Management system development and support
  • Business process capture, formalization and improvement
  • Nuclear procedures and training
  • Project information management and project support
  • Quality assurance.

Clients have included:

  • Major nuclear power utilities operating CANDU reactors
  • Small modular reactor (SMR) companies developing innovative reactor technologies
  • Technology companies developing products for the nuclear industry
  • Suppliers of nuclear services.

NOCTURNE has provided services on an ad hoc, on-demand basis, operating as an outsourced documentation and records control bureau for organizations, and has supported specific projects by seconding resources to project teams. Supported projects have included:

  • Contract and proposal development
  • Assessments, self assessments and audits
  • Regulatory Affairs support
  • Full-scope simulator development
  • Periodic safety review (PSR)
  • Emergency mitigating equipment (EME)
  • Emergency planning
  • Fire protection, fire safe shutdown analysis (FSSA), and fire hazard analysis (FHA)
  • ERT minimum complement analysis
  • Exercise support
  • Human performance improvement
  • Training development and delivery
  • Startup instrumentation recommissioning
  • Flux detector replacement
  • Reactor physics support
  • Reactor restart
  • Nuclear safety
  • Risk and reliability
  • Aging management
  • Operations documentation (OpsDoc) corrective actions
  • Maintenance documentation improvement
  • Laboratory procedures development
  • Safe operating envelope (SOE)
  • Environmental monitoring and compliance
  • Offsite emergency operations centres (EOCs and OEOCs)
  • Management system needs analysis, development and implementation
  • Documentation and records system development and implementation.

NOCTURNE continues to support nuclear organizations in Canada and the United Kingdom on a project and service-bureau basis, and can support clients worldwide. Contact us to find out how we can help your organization succeed in nuclear and other high-consequence industries.

Also visit our Q3 nuclear service portal, where we offer streamlined quality systems for small firms entering the nuclear supply chain.