Global expert across the nuclear fuel cycle

As a recognized international leading operator in the field of nuclear materials, Orano delivers solutions to address present and future global energy and health challenges. Its expertise and mastery of cutting-edge technologies enable Orano to offer its customers high value-added products and services throughout the entire fuel cycle. Every day, the Orano group’s 17,500 employees draw on their skills, unwavering dedication to safety and constant quest for innovation, with the commitment to develop know-how in the transformation and control of nuclear materials, for the climate and for a healthy and resource-efficient world, now and tomorrow. Orano, giving nuclear energy its full value.

Our activities 

Expertise throughout the nuclear fuel cycle  

Orano offers products and services with high added value throughout the entire nuclear fuel cycle, from raw materials to waste treatment.

Its activities, from mining to dismantling, as well as in conversion, enrichment, recycling, logistics and engineering, contribute to the production of low-carbon electricity.


Key Figures


€4.8 Bn
in revenue
of revenue from international customers
Top 3
Global Top 3 in our key activities
employees (14,000 in France)
industrial sites in France
€30.8 Bn
order backlog
€300 M
invested in the safety of the facilities

A company that gives nuclear all its value


Orano operates some of the most modern industrial platforms in the world, including its Comurhex II uranium conversion plant and the Georges Besse II enrichment plant. The group also boasts facilities considered as world benchmarks such as the La Hague and Melox recycling sites. In addition, Orano offers its customers high value-added services in engineering, logistics and decommissioning. 

Its technical skills, combined with cutting-edge processes and best practices in terms of safety and security, afford the group optimal control over its environmental footprint. These strengths have enabled it over the years to forge a relationship of trust with its French and international customers.

Orano, focused on nuclear fuel, committed to socially responsible energy.
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