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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

  • North West Projects Raises £232.25 for MacMillan Cancer Support

    On Friday 27th October 2019, North West Projects held a coffee morning in aid of MacMillan Cancer Support. There were some great efforts put into the treats donated and we would like to thank everyone for getting involved and for their generous donations which helped us raise a total of £232.25.

    By Intranet Admin | 3rd October 2019

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  • Health and Safety Week at North West Projects

    We are proud to be support the ‘Time to Change’ mental health campaign. During Safety Week we signed the ‘Time to Change’ employer pledge, to demonstrate our commitment to our mental health, and creating an environment where we can be open about it. North West Projects held several in house presentations, as well as performing […]

    By Intranet Admin | 31st May 2019

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  • North West Projects attends 72nd Nuclear Institue Dinner 2019

    North West Projects sponsors of the prestigious 72nd North West Annual Nuclear Institute Dinner on Thursday 16th May 2019,  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 speaker was Dr Mina […]

    By Intranet Admin | 29th May 2019

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  • NWP Helping to end Mental Health Discrimination

    Over recent years, North West Projects have been committed to helping put an end to mental health discrimination. Recently we had a visit from Martin Chown, The Sellafield Supply Chain Director. During his visit, Martin was kind enough to sign onto the North West Projects ‘Time to Change’ employee pledge board, to show support for […]

    By Intranet Admin | 10th May 2019

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  • NWP attends Annual Employability Fair at Runshaw College

    On the 3rd April, Runshaw College held their annual employability fair which is aimed at students looking for advice on employment or further education upon completion of their course/s. For NWP it offer a great opportunity to exhibit, as a local company, and to talk to interested students looking for a career in engineering. This […]

    By webmaster | 4th April 2019

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  • 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 webmaster | 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 webmaster | 4th December 2018

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  • North West Projects attends the IMEC Careers event, Engineering your Future

    North West Projects Attended the IMEC Careers Event, Engineering Your Future (EYF), at Preston Grasshoppers Rugby Club on the 9th November 2018, this was a joint exhibition stand with The Nuclear Institute Young Generation Network. The following schools attended: Lancaster Girls’ Grammar School Lancaster Royal Grammar School Rochdale Sixth Form College Cardinal Newman College The Exhibition […]

    By webmaster | 11th 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 webmaster | 2nd November 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 webmaster | 18th June 2018

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