Nuclear - already 30 years in the digital era!

Digital has become an essential component of the EDF Group’s activities.  

EDF R&D, convinced of its importance in nuclear, supports the Group in digitalising its nuclear industry.

This digital transformation has resulted in major advances in terms of safety, durability and performance.

Discover an innovative industrial world where new technologies are becoming an essential resource.

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Nuclear and digitalisation : as close as twins

Did you know that new technologies have also had an unprecedented impact in the Nuclear sector? 
Find out how EDF R&D’s work on digitalisation and power station modelling has resulted in major performance breakthroughs.

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ConnexLab : the possibilities laboratory

Discover ConnexLab, EDF R&D’s nuclear testing laboratory. It is here that several innovative concepts have been designed, integrated and assessed in an operational, realistic and partly digitalised context.  
Ready to explore a nuclear engineering hotspot? 3, 2, 1... dive in!

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EDF R&D and nuclear digitalisation

EDF has been employing digital to improve the performance of its nuclear facilities for more than 30 years. Several R&D projects are dedicated to developing digital innovations for nuclear and preparing for their industrialisation to intensify and expand its use. Encounter with Catherine Devic and Patrick Morilhat who lead the “Nuclear Performance” programme run by EDF R&D.

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