Measurement & Expertise

Our Measurements and Expertise team delivers exceptional technical expertise and experienced staff to help customers solve their nuclear measurement challenges while saving cost and time.

What We Do

Measurements and Expertise Solutions Partnerships for more efficient and cost-effective nuclear measurements

Our Measurements and Expertise (M&E) team provides services to measure and analyze nuclear material more efficiently. This team benefits from high level experts around the world with a combined 500 years of field experience. Having Mirion Measurement and Expertise on your side ensures the quality of results, the safety of your site and innovative solutions customized for your needs.

Above and beyond its unique expertise, the M&E team leverages Mirion's unique nuclear instrumentation.

 

Value Added

  • A thorough upfront study drastically reduces the project lead-time and cost
  • Benefit from years of experience to ensure success
  • Save time and money by doing it right the first time
  • Mirion engineers are proactive and spot problems early
  • 3rd party independent review
  • Ensure quality of results and meeting regulations

The M&E team provides services to measure and analyze nuclear material more efficiently. This team benefits from high level experts around the world with a combined 500 years of field experience. Having our Measurement and Expertise on your side ensures the quality of results, the safety of your site and innovative solutions customized for your needs.

Above and beyond its unique expertise, the M&E team leverages Mirion’s unique nuclear instrumentation.

Method Development

Expert Support for Complex Systems

Technical and feasibility studies to assist in waste management and D&D strategies, audit preparation and assistance, NDA system upgrade, system training.

  • Technical Studies to assist in development of waste management/decommissioning strategies
  • Feasibility studies e.g. for optioneering assay techniques
  • Specialists embedded into customer teams
  • Embedded expertise so D&D groups can design processes/plant with measurement systems/services in mind
  • Help customers prepare documentation for regulators and audits
  • Support customers through interaction with their client
  • NDA system upgrade advice

Case Studies

Measurement Procedures

Operating instructions, documentation and training to provide QA approved methods for operators.

  • Operating Instructions to provide QA approved method for operators
  • Use for operator training, assessment to certify as Suitably Qualified and Experienced Person

Case Studies

Assistance to system operations

Enhancing the operation of your NDA systems with the support of our Experts, providing assay systems for measurement campaign.

  • Assay systems for measurement campaign (e.g. ISOCS, Gamma camera, waste package monitor)
  • Operation by customer team with Mirion expert consultancy support
  • Or Mirion team operates customer’s systems (e.g. LLWR drum monitors)
  • Or Mirion team operates and reports results (full service

Case Studies

Expert Data Review

Expert physics review of assay system results with QA and fingerprint reviews.

  • Expert physics review of assay system results
  • Call-off support for anomalous drums / containers
  • Special analysis for campaigns of drumsQA reviews / Fingerprint reviews

Case Studies

Onsite measurement services and characterization reports

Large range of onsite services from dose rate and gamma imaging surveys to complex gamma spectroscopy and neutron measurements. Some of our instruments and systems are available for lease.

  • Gamma Spectroscopy Services: ISOCS, hand-held detectors (HPGe, NaI, LaBr, CZT etc), low and high resolution depending on application
  • Dose rate surveys
  • Gamma Imaging (Gamma camera)
  • Passive Neutron detection slabs – Pu in containerised waste/holdup
  • Mercurad Doserate modelling/surveys
  • Monte Carlo modelling – MCNPX – for studies/calibrations
  • Depth profiling (Non Destructive + drilling/sampling)
  • Sealed HRGS probe for measurement in confined areas
  • SMOPY underwater spent fuel / nuclear material measurements
  • Mobile Assay Systems (US MCS model, being adapted)*
  • Measurement uncertainties

M&E Service Spec Sheets

Case Studies