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Founded in 1987, North West Projects Ltd is an engineering design company with a primary focus on the nuclear decommissioning sector. Our core capabilities are the provision of Mechanical and CE&I engineering design and project management. Additional services include Process Engineering, HVAC, and CS&A design.
In recent years North West Projects Ltd has successfully undertaken and delivered over 3000 projects of values from £10,000 to over £10,000,000. Our portfolio of projects undertaken includes many of the Nuclear Decommissioning Authorities most challenging projects.

North West Projects : Delivering Safe, Quality, and Cost-Effective, Design Solutions to the Nuclear Sector.


What We Do

  • Mechanical Engineering Design

    Our Mechanical Engineering department applies the principles of engineering, physics, and materials science for the design, manufacturing, and maintenance of mechanical systems.

  • CE&I Engineering Design

    The CE&I Engineering division deals with the study and application of electricity, telecommunications, control systems, and instrumentation.

  • Stress Analysis

    Our Stress Analysis team cover methods determining the stresses and strains in materials and structures subjected to forces or loads.

  • Project Management

    The Project Management capability undertake the initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing the work of a team to achieve specific goals and meet specific success criteria.

  • Engineering Substantiation

    Engineering substantiation is the process of proving, with sufficient evidence, that a proposed design or industrial process is both fit for purpose and is inherently safe.

Latest News

  • EPSWTR Project Update

    What is EPSWTR? Encapsulated Product Store Waste Transfer Route (EPSWTR), is a modification of the EPS Import/Export Facility (I/EF) and was identified as an opportunity to accelerate the start of MSSS solid waste retrievals at a UK Nuclear Site, prior to the completion of the Box Encapsulation Plant (BEP). The project will provide the capability […]

    By Katie Howell | 12th December 2018

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  • North West Projects raises £5361.32 for Mayfield School

    Over the past year, North West Projects have been organising events in the aid of raising money for Mayfield Special School, a school that the company has supported for the past 6 years. Mayfield School is a specialised school catering for children between the ages of two to nineteen with severe physical and learning difficulties. […]

    By Katie Howell | 4th December 2018

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  • Great Office Bake off in aid of Children in Need

    North West Projects took part in raising money for Children in Need 2018 by holding a ‘Great Office Bake Off’ and ‘Dress Down Friday’.  Children in Need provide grants to projects in the UK which focus on children and young people who are disadvantaged. They are local to people in all corners of the UK […]

    By Katie Howell | 20th November 2018

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  • NDA Estate Supply Chain Event – Thursday 1st November 2018

    The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) Estate Supply Chain Event is organised by the industry for the industry. Last year’s showcase event attracted around 1,600 delegates, providing opportunities to network with more than 300 exhibiting companies. With a particular focus on SMEs, the aim is also to attract new businesses to the nuclear decommissioning sector.  This […]

    By Aidan McManus | 2nd November 2018

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  • Engineering & Technology Solutions Exhibition

    Wednesday 26th September saw the annual Engineering & Technology Solutions Exhibition return to the Birchwood Park site in Warrington. As the most comprehensive independent nuclear suppliers exhibition of its kind, the event proved to be popular both for representatives from Sellafield Ltd, who have a large presence on the park, and also members of the […]

    By Aidan McManus | 3rd October 2018

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  • 71st North West Annual NI Dinner

    North West Projects sponsors of the prestigious 71st North West Annual Nuclear Institute Dinner on Thursday, 14 June 2018 at the Principal, Manchester. This hugely popular annual event is one of the largest in the Nuclear Institute calendar with a regular attendance of almost 600 industry leaders. The Guest of Honour and & keynote speaker […]

    By Katie Howell | 18th June 2018

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  • A Royal Appointment for North West Projects Employee

    Dave Nicholson, Principal Electrical Engineer at North West Projects Westlakes office and his wife Pauline were both celebrating last month after receiving one of the Royal Yachting Association’s most prestigious awards from HRH The Princess Royal, President of the RYA. Both leading members of Bassenthwaite Sailing Club, theirs was among 58 awards presented in recognition […]

    By Stuart Burkes | 6th December 2017

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  • North West Projects shares best practice alongside Prime Minister Theresa May in The Parliamentary Review

    North West Projects appears alongside Prime Minister Theresa May in the 2016/17 Parliamentary Review. Established by former minister The Rt Hon David Curry in 2010, The Parliamentary Review’s September release is now a key fixture in the political calendar. North West Projects features alongside the Prime Minister and a small number of outstanding organisations in […]

    By webmaster | 14th September 2017

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  • Congratulations to Spirit of Youth

    Congratulations to the Spirit of Youth U14 Junior Football Club, sponsored by North West Projects and managed by Steve Bradshaw (Mechanical Engineering Director), who came top of League 1 in the Poulton & District Primary League, Blackpool. The league having a new format this season split the season into two phases with teams going up […]

    By webmaster | 29th March 2017

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  • Edenfield CE Primary School Presentation on Engineering

    As one of the children’s parent, Poh Sung Loh, was invited to Edenfield CE Primary School on 13th February 2014, as part of the school’s insight into the working world. Poh was accompanied by Brian Berry, North West Projects Training Manager, both who are chartered engineers at North West Projects. In his own words Poh […]

    By webmaster | 17th February 2014

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