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Rolls-Royce PWR

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The Rolls-Royce pressurised water reactor (PWR) series has powered British nuclear submarines since the, commissioned in 1966. [1]

40 relations: Astute-class submarine, Dounreay, HMS Agamemnon (S124), HMS Agincourt (S125), HMS Ambush (S120), HMS Anson (S123), HMS Artful (S121), HMS Astute (S119), HMS Audacious (S122), HMS Churchill (S46), HMS Conqueror (S48), HMS Dreadnought (S101), HMS Spartan (S105), HMS Splendid (S106), HMS Talent (S92), HMS Tireless (S88), HMS Torbay (S90), HMS Trafalgar (S107), HMS Trenchant (S91), HMS Triumph (S93), HMS Turbulent (S87), HMS Valiant (S102), HMS Vanguard (S28), HMS Vengeance (S31), HMS Victorious (S29), HMS Vigilant (S30), HMS Warspite (S103), Military history of Scotland, Nuclear navy, Nuclear power in Scotland, Polaris (UK nuclear programme), Resolution-class submarine, Rolls-Royce Holdings, Rolls-Royce Marine Power Operations, Royal Navy Submarine Service, Trafalgar-class submarine, Trident (UK nuclear programme), Valiant-class submarine, Vanguard-class submarine, 1958 US–UK Mutual Defence Agreement.

Astute-class submarine

The Astute class is the latest class of nuclear-powered fleet submarines (SSNs) in service with the Royal Navy.

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Dounreay

Dounreay (Dùnrath) (Ordnance Survey) is on the north coast of Caithness, in the Highland area of Scotland and west of the town of Thurso.

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HMS Agamemnon (S124)

HMS Agamemnon is the sixth ''Astute''-class nuclear-powered fleet submarine of the Royal Navy and is currently under construction.

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HMS Agincourt (S125)

HMS Agincourt (also known as Astute Boat 7) is an nuclear-powered fleet submarine under construction for the Royal Navy and the seventh in her class.

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HMS Ambush (S120)

HMS Ambush is an ''Astute''-class nuclear fleet submarine of the Royal Navy, the second boat of her class.

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HMS Anson (S123)

HMS Anson is the fifth ''Astute''-class nuclear-powered fleet submarine of the Royal Navy.

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HMS Artful (S121)

HMS Artful is the third nuclear-powered fleet submarine of the British Royal Navy.

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HMS Astute (S119)

HMS Astute is an operational nuclear-powered submarine in the Royal Navy, the lead ship of her class.

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HMS Audacious (S122)

HMS Audacious is the fourth nuclear-powered fleet submarine of the Royal Navy.

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HMS Churchill (S46)

HMS Churchill was the first of three nuclear fleet submarines that served with the Royal Navy.

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HMS Conqueror (S48)

HMS Conqueror (nickname "Conks") was a nuclear-powered fleet submarine which served in the Royal Navy from 1971 to 1990.

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HMS Dreadnought (S101)

The seventh HMS Dreadnought was the United Kingdom's first nuclear-powered submarine, built by Vickers Armstrongs at Barrow-in-Furness.

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HMS Spartan (S105)

HMS Spartan was a nuclear-powered fleet submarine of the Royal Navy's.

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HMS Splendid (S106)

HMS Splendid was a Royal Navy nuclear-powered fleet submarine of the.

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HMS Talent (S92)

HMS Talent is the sixth of seven nuclear submarines of the Royal Navy, and was built at Barrow-in-Furness.

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HMS Tireless (S88)

HMS Tireless was the third nuclear submarine of the Royal Navy.

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HMS Torbay (S90)

HMS Torbay was a nuclear submarine of the Royal Navy and the fourth vessel of her class.

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HMS Trafalgar (S107)

HMS Trafalgar is a decommissioned of the Royal Navy.

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HMS Trenchant (S91)

HMS Trenchant is a nuclear-powered fleet submarine of the Royal Navy built by Vickers Shipbuilding, Barrow-in-Furness.

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HMS Triumph (S93)

HMS Triumph is a nuclear submarine of the Royal Navy and was the seventh and final boat of her class.

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HMS Turbulent (S87)

HMS Turbulent was a of the Royal Navy and the second vessel of her class.

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HMS Valiant (S102)

The sixth and most recent HMS Valiant was the second of Britain's nuclear-powered submarines, and the first of the two-unit ''Valiant'' class.

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HMS Vanguard (S28)

The eleventh HMS Vanguard of the Royal Navy is the lead boat of her class of Trident ballistic missile-armed submarines.

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HMS Vengeance (S31)

HMS Vengeance is the fourth and final of the Royal Navy.

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HMS Victorious (S29)

HMS Victorious is the second of the Royal Navy.

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HMS Vigilant (S30)

HMS Vigilant is the third of the Royal Navy.

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HMS Warspite (S103)

The latest HMS Warspite was the third of Britain's nuclear-powered submarines, and the second (and final) of the.

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Military history of Scotland

Historically, Scotland has a long military tradition that predates the Act of Union with England.

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Nuclear navy

Nuclear navy, or nuclear-powered navy consists of naval ships powered by relatively small onboard nuclear reactors known as naval reactors.

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Nuclear power in Scotland

There are two nuclear power stations in Scotland, and several nuclear-powered submarines are based there.

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Polaris (UK nuclear programme)

The United Kingdom's Polaris programme, officially named the British Naval Ballistic Missile System, provided its first submarine-based nuclear weapons system.

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Resolution-class submarine

The Resolution class was a class of four nuclear ballistic missile submarines (SSBN) built for the Royal Navy as part of the UK Polaris programme.

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Rolls-Royce Holdings

Rolls-Royce Holdings plc is a British multinational public limited company incorporated in February 2011 that owns Rolls-Royce, a business established in 1904 which today designs, manufactures and distributes power systems for aviation and other industries.

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Rolls-Royce Marine Power Operations

Rolls-Royce Marine Power Operations Limited, a subsidiary of Rolls-Royce plc, operates three sites licensed to handle nuclear material, two of which are at Raynesway in Derby, UK.

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Royal Navy Submarine Service

The Royal Navy Submarine Service is the submarine element of the Royal Navy.

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Trafalgar-class submarine

The Trafalgar class is a class of nuclear-powered fleet submarines (SSNs) in service with the Royal Navy, and the successor to the.

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Trident (UK nuclear programme)

Trident, also known as the Trident nuclear programme or Trident nuclear deterrent, covers the development, procurement and operation of nuclear weapons in the United Kingdom and their means of delivery.

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Valiant-class submarine

The Valiant class were a class of nuclear-powered fleet submarines in service with the Royal Navy from the mid-1960s until 1994.

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Vanguard-class submarine

The Vanguard class is a class of nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarines (SSBNs) in service with the Royal Navy.

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1958 US–UK Mutual Defence Agreement

The 1958 US–UK Mutual Defense Agreement, or UK–US Mutual Defence Agreement, is a bilateral treaty between the United States and the United Kingdom on nuclear weapons cooperation.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rolls-Royce_PWR

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