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Foundation Preparation Pallas-reactor awards KWS

28 July 2022

Pending the cabinet decision on the PALLAS-programme, preparations are being made for the construction of the new PALLAS-reactor. One of these preparations is the construction of the work site that offers space for the preparatory work for the civil construction of the PALLAS-reactor, the so-called ‘lay-down area’ and the construction of an access road. The original access road from the 1960s will be made accessible again and made suitable for all construction traffic.

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PALLAS applies for Nuclear Energy Act permit from the ANVS and Water Act permit from Rijkswaterstaat

6 July 2022

Last month, Foundation Preparation Pallas-reactor applied for the Nuclear Energy Act (KEW) permit from the Authority for Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection (ANVS) for the realisation of the PALLAS-reactor. PALLAS also applied for the Water Act permit from Rijkswaterstaat. These two permit applications are linked and are an important step forward in the realisation of the new (research) reactor for medical isotopes in Petten.

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Minister Kuipers visits High Flux Reactor (HFR) in Petten

Bezoek minister Kuipers aan HFR in Petten

31 March 2022

Nuclear medicine is indispensable in the fight against cancer

Minister of Health, Welfare and Sport Ernst Kuipers visited the Energy & Health Campus in Petten on 30 March. The minister spoke with medical experts and the management of NRG | PALLAS about the importance of medical isotope production, research and about the PALLAS-project. Special attention was paid to the development of new therapeutic isotopes and the collaboration with university medical centers.

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