Nuclear Research Building

McMaster University

Completed in March 2011, the three-storey addition to McMaster's Nuclear Research Building provided new laboratories, research space, and educational facilities for scientists working in the nuclear field.

Scope of Work:

  • New 3-storey addition including a level 2 clean room facility, cold room and 2 floors of designated lab/research space to accommodate and support new upgrades laboratories, research space and education for new faculty members, researchers and graduate students.
  • Mechanical and electrical upgrades to the McMaster Nuclear Reactor, including an crane retrofit overtop of the water moderator pool (radioactive).
  • Installation of a tandem accelerator, cyclotron, and hot cell research laboratory in an adjacent building.

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