Expertise and Experience

McKinley Consulting has a wide area of expertise, gained over many decades in the industry and can manage projects of any size.

Assessment of operational safety for a wide range of disposal concepts, use of operational safety/robustness to differentiate between repository designs.


Small modular reactors (SMRs) are advanced nuclear reactors that are generally defined as having a power capacity of 300 MW(e) or less per unit.


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


Development of NA concepts in support of radwaste disposal safety cases, planning and initiation of NA projects, reviews of NA projects, use of NAs in public communication materials.


Advanced approaches to management of knowledge in the widest sense (including also related management of requirements, quality, change, documentation, etc.).


Development of advanced disposal concepts, assessment and comparison of options, tailoring of designs to site conditions, testing of concepts in URLs.


Measurement and modelling of the distribution of natural and anthropogenic radionuclides in the environment; experimental study of radionuclide migration in the laboratory and in URLs.


Development and integration of R&D programmes, participation in top-level technical advisory committees, development of advanced programme management tools.

Where to find us

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