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The expertiseAll along the nuclear fuel cycle

  • Mining


    Our mining operations cover uranium exploration, production and marketing worldwide, as well as the remediation of former mining sites.

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  • Conversion


    Conversion involves purifying and processing uranium ore. This stage is carried out in our Philippe Coste conversion plant known for its modernity.

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  • Enrichment


    To be used as a nuclear fuel, natural uranium must be enriched. This stage takes place in the largest enrichment plant in Europe: Georges Besse II.

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  • Recycling


    Thanks to the performance of its la Hague and Melox plants, Orano is the recognized international leader in the reprocessing and recycling of used fuel.

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  • Decommissioning


    Orano has 50 years of experience in radioactive waste management and dismantling equipment at nuclear sites, or end-of-life facilities.

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  • Supporting operations


    Orano is a benchmark supplier in the field of operations support for nuclear sites: work-site logistics, specialized maintenance and radiological security.

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  • Engineering


    Engineering operations involve engineering consulting services, contracting and project management assistance, design and construction engineering, plant commissioning and operational support.

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  • Nuclear Packages and Services


    Throughout the fuel cycle, Orano provides its unique expertise in the design, certification and production of casks, as well as the associated transport.

  • Nuclear Medecine


    Orano Med – a subsidiary of Orano – is a company that brings together biotechnologies and nuclear technology to develop new therapies to fight cancer.

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1000 new talents hired on permanent contracts in 2019

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A vision
for the future,
an expertise
across the entire
fuel cycle
and the ambition
to give nuclear energy
its full value.


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Collective intelligence is a mainstay of Orano. As a central component of our organization, it creates relationships that are demanding, like our activities, while enhancing our employees’well-being. It enables them to progress in their job and construct a well-planned career in a broad range of activities. It contributes to training and the acquisition of new skills in approach aimed at excellence.

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