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Caithness News Bulletins September 2003
NEW DIRECTOR OF DOUNREAY APPOINTED
16 September 03
Manchester-born Norman Harrison, 51, is currently director of Sizewell B, British Energy's Pressurised Water Reactor station in Suffolk. He has been in the power industry for 25 years, starting as an assistant chemist with a coal-fired power station in his home town and followed by appointments at a number of north-west power stations. Prior to Sizewell B he was station director at Heysham 1 in Lancashire.
Commenting on the appointment UKAEA
Chairman, Mr Denis Tunnicliffe, said "I am delighted that Norman has been
appointed to become Director of Dounreay. Norman's wide
experience of managing nuclear licensed sites will be invaluable at
Dounreay as he leads the site towards the introduction of the
Speaking of his appointment Norman Harrison added: "I am relishing the opportunity of continuing to develop Dounreay's position as a centre of expertise in nuclear decommissioning. I am also aware of the important contribution Dounreay makes to the economy of northern Scotland in business and jobs. I look forward to getting to know the site workforce and the community of Caithness."