2015 Report details for project: Nuclear Warhead Capability Sustainment Programme

Project name: Nuclear Warhead Capability Sustainment Programme - there are 7 reports for this project: 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
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Organisation: MOD (D17) - see all reports for this organisation
Report year: 2015 (data is from Sept 2014)
Category: Military - see all reports for this category
Description: 1. To deliver and sustain the capability to underwrite the UK stockpile now and in the future including transition to Mk4A and to be have the capability required for a future warhead if required. 2. To develop and deliver essential science, technology and production capabilities and critical skills to enable Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) to operate, maintain and certify the safety and performance of the Trident Holbrook warhead. 3. To develop and deliver the UK stockpile to the Mk4A warhead (production, skills, science) approved design. 4. To deliver facilities, skills, production and science capabilities required to maintain the current warheads and support a possible future warhead. 5. To deliver the new hydrodynamics facility.
DCA (RAG): Exempt FOI
DCA text: Exempt under section 24 of the Freedom of Information Act (2000)
Start date: 2008-04-01
End date: 2025-04-30
Schedule text: Exempt under section 24 of the Freedom of Information Act (2000)
Baseline: £1,090.98m
Forecast: £1,064.55m
Variance: -2.40%
Variance text: Budget variance less than 5%
Whole Life Cost: £20,957.16m
WLCost text: Exempt under section 24 of the Freedom of Information Act (2000)
Notes1: Exempt under section 24 of the Freedom of Information Act (2000)
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Sourcefile: IPA_2015.csv

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