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Pipex px® are Fit For Nuclear

Pipex px® are Fit For Nuclear

To ensure that the UK Civil Nuclear sector has the necessary capacity to fulfil its £60 billion new build programme and decommissioning contracts, it is estimated to require approx. 5,000 SME’s.

Pipex px® took the decision to undertake the rigorous process of becoming officially recognised by the Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (Nuclear AMRC) as “Fit for Nuclear”. This took approx. 6 months to complete and required commitment and dedication from all levels of our management and employees, it is a valuable addition to our existing credentials, further aligning our business operations with the requirements of our nuclear industry clients.

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Fit For Nuclear (F4N ) was developed by the Nuclear AMRC in partnership with the Manufacturing Advisory Service (MAS) and was designed to measure business operations against the demanding safety, quality and costs nuclear industry standards.

Following an initial online capability assessment covering all key categories of our business operation and performance, Pipex px® undertook an extensive onsite company evaluation by an independent Nuclear assessor. 

Numerous areas of the business were scrutinised and verified including;

  • Strategy & Leadership
  • People Excellence
  • Design and Project Management
  • Health & Safety
  • Process Excellence

 Pipex px® are now one of only approx. 300 companies to hold a “Fit for Nuclear” status.

We received extremely positive assessment feedback across all sectors, with praise covering commitment to safety, employee commitment, management experience such as;

“Performance culture was clearly rippled through the management team to ensure the wider goals and vision are delivered”

“All employees are aware of the company strategy and values and have demonstrated commitment through their actions”

“Safety is a high priority within the business”

“Change and empowerment is evident in the business and heading towards a real change management culture”

“Suppliers are aligned with the various business divisions with clear goals and objectives to form strategic partnerships.  The Company is an approved supplier for Network Rail, MOD and large power giants”



“The senior management are experienced business leaders”


 “Pipex demonstrate many areas of best practice and have made

significant improvements to internal systems with clear results”

CLICK HERE to view the Pipex px® entry on the Nuclear AMRC website

If you would like to find out more about Pipex px® Fit for Nuclear status, our advanced materials of manufacture or our unique design, innovation and engineering capabilities please contact us now on 01752 581200 or via email at

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