Thought Leadership

Graphic: Four Lessons Learned from Past Nuclear Deployments

Category: Thought Leadership
Modus • September 12, 2017

Why do nuclear power projects seem to be plagued by schedule delays and cost overruns? And what can we learn from past deployments to improve on future results?

In a recent paper on small modular reactor deployment, Modus’ Jim Carter examined past project management tools and techniques as well as licensing and cultural issues that caused projects to go awry. And he shared current best practices, providing guidance for reducing uncertainty and improving overall project performance throughout the nuclear power industry.

The graphic below outlines four lessons that Jim argues we can learn from past industry mistakes, and the best practices that can help lead to better outcomes.

Download a PDF of the graphic here.