Gareth Hopkin has a degree and PhD, both in Metallurgy, and both from Fitzwilliam College in the University of Cambridge. He spent three years at the Welding Institute where he gained experience in failure investigations and forensic metallurgy, primarily in the Oil and Gas industry. He subsequently spent six years performing safety assessments and technical assurance within the UK Naval Nuclear Propulsion programme. Gareth has been working for the UK Office for Nuclear Regulation (ONR) for over seven years. He has worked across a number of areas within ONR, including Operating Reactors, New Build Licencing and Generic Design Assessment. He is currently the Engineering Lead within Operating Reactors for ONR.
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