Department for studies, supply and technical assistance
Safety, environment, quality assurance and security.
and LOGISTIC ASSISTANCE
of radioactive materials (ADR class 7)
TRANSNUBEL owns or has access to a wide range of
casks suited for the packaging of
radioactive materials such as:
or unsealed radioactive sources (used in medicine, industry, research and development)
Depleted, natural and enriched uranium
MOX fuel rods or MOX bundles
Irradiated rods or bundles
Liquid and solid radioactive wastes from hospitals, laboratories,
industries, nuclear and reprocessing power plants (low, medium and high activity).
of explosives and infectious materials
Besides transports of radioactive materials
(mentioned above), TRANSNUBEL
takes also care of transports of other packed dangerous materials:
materials and objects (ADR class 1), such as ammunitions and
substances liable to spontaneous combustion (ADR class 4.2) or
substances which, when in contact with water, emit flammable gases (ADR
class 4.3) such as, for example, sodium;
infectious materials (ADR class 6.2) such as, for example, brain
samples from BSE-affected cows to be transported in dry ice;
corrosive materials (ADR class 8).
A large part of TRANSNUBEL activities covers not only
transports in Belgium, but also international transports
in Europe and worldwide in collaboration with related companies.
See the list of companies related
to TRANSNUBEL »»
Vehicles and packagings
Qualified drivers and technicians for transport and on-site
Engineers and draftmen for design, calculation, supply and
consultancy in transport and packaging activities
If necessary, support of the engineering department of Belgonucléaire
TRANSNUBEL' s experts keep in regular contact with National and
International competent authorities in the nuclear transport field, with
International Organizations (IAEA, IMO, ...) and with the European
For further information, please
check also :
about our services is available at the "Services"
section of this site
More information about packaging and our casks is
available at the "Packagings"
section of this site