Office for Nuclear Regulation

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Dungeness B Planned Intervention

Executive summary

Purpose of intervention

This was a planned intervention at EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Ltd's (NGL's) Dungeness B (DNB) power station, undertaken as part of the planned Integrated Intervention Strategy (IIS) for the Operating Facilities Programme of the Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR).

Interventions Carried Out by ONR

During this intervention, the following key activities were undertaken:

Explanation of Judgement if Safety System Not Judged to be Adequate

Not applicable

Key Findings, Inspector's Opinions and Reasons for Judgements Made

ONR participated in the station's presentation of its ARoS including a walkdown of the site and the ARoS meeting. During the walkdown, ONR noted that the condition of the plant had improved over the last year in a number of areas. During the meeting, the site presented its intentions for the forthcoming year and ONR had no major issues with these.

In relation to the other activities undertaken in this intervention, no key findings arose.

Conclusion of Intervention

From the evidence obtained during this intervention, no matters have been identified that are likely to have a significant impact on nuclear safety or protection of the public in the event of an emergency on the Station at this time. Therefore, no additional regulatory action arising from this visit is considered necessary at this time.