21 November 2019
Urenco Netherlands is part of Discover Hightech Almelo. A unique cooperation between 12 local companies to stimulate an interest in STEM with kids, scholars and students. Together we have organized a series of events in November starting with the Discover Hightech Festival on the 8th of November. More than 2200 kids and their parents visited the festival and watched the Mad Science show, danced with the Cyborg robot and discovered the many applications of hightech. A week later, on the 14th of November we hosted a pubquiz for over 100 students with challenging questions. And the fun is definetely not over yet...in the upcoming week we will organize loxbox games for scholars and on the 29th of Novemer we will host the biggest scholarquiz in our history for more than 1300 scholars.
The aftermovie of the festival can be viewed here
Urenco is an international supplier of enrichment services and fuel cycle products with sustainability at the core of its business. Operating in a pivotal area of the nuclear fuel supply chain for 50 years, Urenco facilitates zero carbon electricity generation for consumers around the world.
With its head office near London, UK, Urenco’s global presence ensures diversity and security of supply for customers through enrichment facilities in Germany, the Netherlands, the UK and the USA. Using centrifuge technology designed and developed by Urenco, and through the expertise of our people, the Urenco Group provides safe, cost effective and reliable services; operating within a framework of high environmental, social and governance standards, complementing international safeguards.
Urenco is committed to continued investment in the responsible management of nuclear materials; innovation activities with clear sustainability benefits, such as nuclear medicine, industrial efficiency and research; and nurturing the next generation of scientists and engineers.