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Dalton Cumbrian Facility

The Dalton Cumbrian Facility (DCF) is a new state-of-art complex for the Dalton Nuclear Institute where academia and industry can carry out world-leading research and deliver dedicated skills development programmes.

Research will focus on radiation, nuclear engineering decommissioning and management of radioactive waste. Facilities include the ion-beam accelerator hall, which contains extensive irradiation equipment, and an adjoining building containing analytical/inspection laboratories, office accommodation, meeting/seminar rooms and a computer modelling capability.

DCF is situated on the Westlakes Science & Technology Park in West Cumbria.

Contact details

Dalton Cumbrian Facility
The University of Manchester
Westlakes Science and Technology Park
Moor Row
Whitehaven
Cumbria
CA24 3HA
Tel: 01946 508 888
Email: enquiries-daltoncumbrianfacility@manchester.ac.uk