Consulting Services

Calling on over 30 years of global experience, McKinley Consulting offers full services in the field of management of radioactive (or other toxic) wastes.

Areas of expertise

Our Team

Over the years McKinley Consulting has developed a wide network of international associates, each bringng extensive experience in their specialist fields.

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Our Clients

McKinley Consulting operates globally and has built up working relationships with many national bodies, international organisations and individuals over the last 30 years.

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We offer a full range of technical consulting services in the area of disposal of radioactive (and other toxic) waste

We offer a full range of technical consulting services in the area of disposal of radioactive (and other toxic) waste

  • Strategic programme planning and review
  • Project concept development, implementation, evaluation and synthesis
  • Support in the production and review of technical documents and materials for communication with different audiences
  • Specialist staff training.

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Our areas of expertise

Communication, teaching and training

Web-based communication platforms, publications, videos, lectures, teaching and training,...

Geochemistry / Geomicrobiology

Near-field evolution, geochemical databases for performance assessment, modelling.

Knowledge Management

Advanced approaches to management of knowledge in the widest sense (including also related...

Natural analogues

Development of NA concepts in support of radwaste disposal safety cases, planning and initiation...

Operational and post-closure safety

Assessment of operational safety for a wide range of disposal concepts, use of operational...


Measurement and modelling of the distribution of natural and anthropogenic radionuclides in the...

Repository design

Development of advanced disposal concepts, assessment and comparison of options, tailoring of...

Repository programme planning

Development and integration of R&D programmes, participation in top-level technical advisory...

Risk and uncertainty management

The development of a methodology that can capture a wide range of multidisciplinary knowledge....

Site selection

Site Selection: strategy, characterisation plan, geosynthesis, 4D Site Descriptive Model...

Small modular reactors (SMRs)

Small modular reactors (SMRs) are advanced nuclear reactors that are generally defined as having a...

Underground research laboratories (URLs)

Development and implementation; designing, running and interpreting experiments, coordination of multidisciplinary,...

McKinley Consulting

We are a private company offering a full range of technical consulting services in the fields of management of radioactive or other toxic wastes, technical documentation production & review, carbon capture, natural hazards, training and communication.

Where to find us

Badstrasse 20b, Ennetbaden,
CH 5408, Switzerland
Phone Number
+41 56 2840 321
+41 78 8658 886 (mobile)