Hosokawa Micron Ltd has been providing process engineering services, equipment and integrated systems to customers in the nuclear industries for many years.

With a wealth of processing experience in safety critical, hazardous and arduous applications, we collaborate closely with customers to deliver a tailored processing solution that meets complex production demands and challenges and delivers tangible benefits to your operations.

Nuclear is a huge growth industry, not least because it offers a zero emissions solution for producing continually available energy in the form of electricity.

Offering a wealth of first-hand expertise in safety-critical, hazardous and arduous process applications, Hosokawa Micron is adept at collaborating with its nuclear industry customers to deliver everything from tailor-made, technology-packed standalone equipment to integrated process systems that safely and effectively meet the very specific, complex challenges and requirements demanded by this very specialist sector. Every project we are trusted to undertake for the nuclear industry is unique and requires a bespoke solution.

Our highly professional containment and milling experts provide a full package of services, process equipment and essential, in-depth knowledge – from design concept to completion and beyond. We have decades of experience spanning every core area of nuclear industry activity, including design studies, case studies, R&D, containment systems, nuclear fuel preparation, nuclear material processing and plutonium and depleted uranium reprocessing.

Specialist Equipment for the Nuclear Industry

Hosokawa Micron’s wide-ranging expertise is also trusted by many other sectors that require extremely high-spec equipment to safely handle toxic materials – such as pharmaceuticals and fine chemicals.

For the nuclear industry, we manufacture and supply high-performance Class 1 Gloveboxes for operator safety, environmental protection and the containment of volatile radioactive and nuclear materials. We also offer a wide range of specialist equipment and process systems for nuclear materials, including the revolutionary AFG Fluidised Bed Opposed Jet Mill for contamination-free grinding of extremely hard materials down to ultra-fine powder; the Nauta® Conical Screw Mixer for mixing nuclear materials, plus the Nauta® Vacuum Dryer and Flexomix for drying and immobilising contaminated materials.

To discover more about our processing equipment for the nuclear industry, please get in touch.

These integrated process solutions include:

  • Fuel Preparation
  • Research & Development
  • Materials Processing
  • Waste Processing
  • Contained Environments
  • Case Studies



Nuclear Industry

For more information about how our containment solutions can benefit nuclear industry operations, please get in touch today or view our products.

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