Nuclear Energy Field Trip 1.-2.11.2018

Thursday, November 1, 2018 to Friday, November 2, 2018

Welcome to participate the Nuclear energy field trip, Thursday, November 1st (all day) and Friday, November 2nd (all day)


The purpose of the trip is to introduce students to different aspects of the nuclear energy production life cycle in Finland by visiting two of the most representative sites: Pyhäjoki and Olkiluoto.

  • Pyhäjoki, located approximately 100 km south of Oulu, is the designated site of the Hanhikivi 1 power plant where extensive construction work for infrastructure and auxiliary buildings is currently under way.
  • Olkiluoto, in Eurajoki, is the location of one of the two currently operating nuclear power stations in Finland, including two operating reactors and a third soon to be operational; furthermore, it is the location for the Onkalo spent nuclear fuel repository currently under construction



Students can register filling in the registration form.


Important notes

Please mind that non-Finnish citizens are required to provide a scan copy of their passport! Please contact course organizer Dr. Antonio Caló (antonio.calo(at)

A picture ID or passport will have to be with you during the trip!


For any other information, contact responsible teacher Dr. Antonio Caló (antonio.calo(at)


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Last updated: 1.10.2018