All About STEM NEWS
Big Bang North West 2019: ‘Handle with Care’ with Cavendish Nuclear
Cavendish Nuclear will be demonstrating how to carefully handle equipment and measure radiation when working in nuclear sites. They’ll be bringing along their glove box, contamination monitor and plenty of puzzles & giveaways!
“I’m absolutely thrilled that Cavendish Nuclear is committing to the Big Bang Fair as I’ve seen first-hand the positive effect it has in exciting and enthusing young people to explore study and careers within STEM related subjects and industries. This is building important skills and capability for the future, not just for Cavendish Nuclear or the wider nuclear industry, but for the UK PLC as a whole. I’m looking forward to getting stuck in and playing a positive part in realising that goal” Sebastian Proctor, Senior Engineering Manager, Cavendish Nuclear
“It’s fantastic to see so much inspiration and passion in these Big Bang events. These fairs can really show to children how interesting and exciting STEM can be, and provide encouragement for the future engineers that will shape our society.” Chantel Maynard, Graduate Mechanical Engineer, Cavendish Nuclear
Cavendish Nuclear, a wholly owned subsidiary of Babcock International Group, is the UK’s leading nuclear services company. With a highly-skilled workforce circa 6,000 they are located at offices and sites in the UK as well as internationally.
“Our people innovate to make nuclear safer, faster, at lower cost and deliver across all aspects of the nuclear energy life-cycle, from design and build, through operations and maintenance, to decommissioning, waste management and remediation.
At Cavendish Nuclear we put people first. A career with us is hugely rewarding and exciting; one that stretches and challenges individuals to be the best they can be. When joining us, you know that’s exactly what you’ll get.”
When you join Cavendish Nuclear, you will have opportunities to work on projects that will have an impact on the future.
“The Big Bang Fair is a brilliant opportunity for young people to gain a broad understanding of STEM related careers and to meet with people who can give real life examples of what a career in a STEM related role can offer. A must for all young people and their supporters!” Tony Handley, Technical Director, Cavendish Nuclear
The Big Bang North West 2019 is going to be our BIGGEST & best event to date!
We’re sorry, due to popular demand BBNW is now FULLY BOOKED but we are still open for Big Bang UK competition entrants.
The Big Bang North West 2019: FULLY BOOKED!
Big Bang North West: New Headline Sponsor – Unilever!
Enter The Big Bang UK Young Scientists & Engineers Competition
Metro Mayor Opens Big Bang Competition Awards Ceremony 2018
The Big Bang North West 2018: Your AMAZING Feedback!
The Big Bang North West 2018: Official Gallery