Nuclear Glovebox Equipment

petersenGlovebox enclosures, manufactured by Petersen Inc., provide a safe and controlled processing and handling system for nuclear and radioactive products.  The company’s gloveboxes have been used in high profile projects such as the Department of Energy’s MOX project at the Savannah River Site, Waste Treatment Plant – River Protection Project Vitrification facility at the Hanford, WA site, and LANL CMRR Project.

Nuclear gloveboxes are used in multiple fabrication and enclosed systems such as:

  • MOX energy
  • Isotope production
  • Research and development
  • TRU waste processing, characterization and packaging
  • Radioactive material handling
  • Tritium capture and processing