2018 News Releases

CNL’s reactor school helps to prepare the next generation of leaders in nuclear engineering and sciences

April 20, 2018

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, is pleased to announce that it will host the ninth ZED-2 Reactor Safety & Instrumentation School at the Chalk River Laboratories from May 14-18, 2018.

CNL announces invitation to site Canada’s first small modular reactor

April 17, 2018

Canada’s national nuclear laboratory initiates process for the construction and operation of SMR demonstration projects at CNL-managed nuclear sites.

CNL commissions new focused ion beam facility at Chalk River Labs

April 13, 2018

Canada’s national nuclear laboratory invests in new focused ion beam capability, opening up commercial opportunities in nuclear material characterization.

CNL granted 10-year operating licence for Chalk River campus

March 29, 2018

With new operating licence, Canada’s national nuclear laboratory is poised to revitalize the Chalk River Laboratories and grow its science and technology programs.

CNL announces WR-1 project update

March 28, 2018

CNL is currently working with the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) to establish a revised schedule for final regulatory submittals, including the submission date for the final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS).