The contract that GNS has been awarded by Sogin, the Italian State company for decommissioning nuclear facilities and disposing of radioactive waste, is worth a total of 1.52 million Euros. In addition to ten MOSAIK® casks as well as handling equipment, GNS will also be delivering an SBoX® to the Italian nuclear power plant Caorso in the Piacenza region from the third quarter of 2016 onwards.

The Swiss utilites Axpo Power AG und BKW Energy Ltd. ordered another four casks of type CASTOR® HAW28M for the retrieval of vitrified HLW from reprocessing at Sellafield.