HC Deb 04 December 1962 vol 668 c151W
45. Mr. Albu

asked the Parliamentary Secretary for Science where the prograrnme of research into two types of marine nuclear reactor is to be carried out.

Mr. Denzil Freeth

Design and technical work on reactor and ship specifications is being done jointly with the British Ship Research Association at the Atomic Energy Authority's establishments at Risley and Culcheth. Nuclear physics work is being carried out at Winfrith. Research and design contracts are being placed with the nuclear and shipbuilding industries. A joint programme with Belgo-nucleaire is proceeding on the Vulcain reactor.