The ESS facility design will meet the high standards of safety expected by its users and its personnel, and will meet all regulatory requirements. These standards apply to aspects of safety such as radiation, fire, cryogenics, chemicals, heavy loads, and other hazardous items or situations. The security of the facility will be designed to meet the basic in-house security rules and regulatory requirements as well as the needs of individual users and personnel so that all may work in an open and friendly atmosphere.
Licensing & Planning
The licensing of the ESS facility follows three main tracks: a license in accordance with the Swedish Radiation Protection Act; a permit in accordance with the Swedish Environmental Code; and a building permit in accordance with the Swedish Planning & Building Act.