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CWA Engineering - Race - Structural & Civil Engineering
CWA Engineering - Race - Structural & Civil Engineering
CWA Engineering - Race - Structural & Civil Engineering

Remote Applications in Challenging Environments (RACE)

It will be a key centre for implementing the Government’s Robotics and Autonomous Systems strategy, which aims to equip the UK to compete in this emerging global industry.
  • Client:
    Culham Centre for Fusion Energy / Willmott Dixon

  • Location:
    Oxfordshire

  • Project Value:
    £6,000,000

  • Services Provided:
    Civil & Structural Engineering Consultancy Services

  • Added Value:
    The incumbent engineers design featured a fully piled substructure and ground floor slab. CWA were able to redesign these elements enabling a ground bearing slab and traditional foundations to be utilised. CWA’s revised design created over £500,000 of savings to the overall project cost.

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    Remote Applications in Challenging Environments (RACE)
Description

The steelwork framed building will enable RACE to conduct R&D into many applications of remote handling and robotic technology, already used to great effect at the JET fusion facility at Culham.

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