Tour of Hinkley Point C Site

Tour of Hinkley Point C Site

Bridgwater Chamber have arranged with EDF Energy to deliver a free site tour of Hinkley Point C whilst under construction.

EDF Energy is building the first new nuclear power station in the UK for a generation at Hinkley Point in Somerset. Throughout its 10 year construction, Hinkley Point C will:

  •     Create over 25,000 new employment opportunities
  •     Provide great opportunities for local, national and international businesses
  •     Bring lasting benefits to communities throughout the South West

If you are interested in seeing how the build is progressing or to understand more about the infrastructure involved in the build, book now.

*Spaces are very limited and we can only permit a maximum of two places per company. 

Wednesday 19th September 2018

  •   10:00 Arrive at Hinkley Point Visitor Centre at Angel Place in Bridgwater (TA6 3TQ)
  •   10:05 Hinkley Point ‘C’ Tour Welcome Briefing, Presentation and Security Check by G4S guard.
  •   10:45 Leave Visitor Centre and travel to Hinkley Point ‘C’ Nuclear New Build site (EDF transport provided)
  •   11:15 Arrive Hinkley Point ‘C’ and commence site tour
  •   12:00 Site tour to conclude and travel back to the Hinkley Point Visitor Centre
  •   12:45 Arrive at the Hinkley Point Visitor Centre, for your onward journey (allowing for any traffic disruptions)

Before your visit, can you please take a few moments to familiarise yourself with these important requirements:

 

Photo identification is required to gain access onto the Hinkley Point C site. The accepted methods of identification are either a current passport OR a current photo driving licence. Failure to provide either of these documents will result in site access being denied.

Sensible footwear must be worn on site (no high heels or open toed shoes)

Bags and personal belongings must be kept to a minimum. It would help us if these were left in your vehicles.

All visitors will be subject to a random metal detector search, along with any bags and briefcases. It is not permitted to bring or use cameras and mobile telephones on the site. Please leave them in your vehicle or at home. Other prohibited items include:radio transmitters, animals, weapons, knives, explosives of any kind, personal radios and music players.

 

To book your place, please email amanda@bridgwaterchamber.org.uk with the following information:

Name, Company, Date of Birth, Confirmation if UK citizen or Country of Birth, Contact Number and Email address.

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