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Olkiluoto 3 EPR power plant

Civil works for EPR nuclear reactor

Energy and Environment

Finland, 2005-2011

General description

Construction work for a reactor building, four safeguard buildings, and the spent fuel storage building.

Bouygues Travaux Publics was assisted by Finnish partners.

MAIN CHARACTERISTICS

The concrete outer shells specially designed to withstand the crash of a wide-body commercial jet are an integral part of the overall safety concept of the EPR (Evolutionary Power Reactor).

Consortium

BOUYGUES TRAVAUX PUBLICS

Project owner

AREVA

Key figures

1st

EPR in Europe

145,000 m3

of concrete

1,650

persons on worksite at times

Locations

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