- Community engagement
- Radioactive waste
- Facility safety and management
- Jobs and business opportunities
- Site selection process
Preliminary estimates are that the costs for the project will exceed $100 million.
The facility will create a range of direct and indirect jobs in the construction and operational phases.
The construction phase is expected to take about two years and offer opportunities in a range of areas including road development, heavy engineering, concreting, building, fencing, communication, electrical, plumbing and other trades.