Fukushima reconstruction projects

A 40-year long decommissioning project has started at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station.

  • Projects

    Nuclear power related services
    RI and medical related projects

  • Services

    Working environment measurement
    Radiation control/Dosimetry monitoring

  • R&D

    R&D Center, Decontamination and cleaning, Radioactive waste treatment technologies, etc

What’s New


August 18, 2015

The executive vice-president of AREVA inspected the Engineering Research & Development Center of ATOX at Kashiwa city, Chiba prefecture, on July 30, 2015.

May 25, 2015

ATOX took part in INTERNATIONAL DRONE EXPO 2015. At the EXPO, we introduced our application of drones.

March 13, 2015

The compact decontamination robot “RACCOON Ⅱ” developed by ATOX was featured in the Japanese TBS TV program called “Japan News Network -News Special” on March 7, 2015.

March 13, 2015

ATOX held its 23st annual Technology Exhibit in the Engineering Research and Development Center and the Tokatsu Techno Plaza in Kashiwa on March 3, 2015.

January 20, 2015

The 55th Informal Meeting on Radiation Detection and Application was held at Engineering Research & Development Center of ATOX on January 17, 2015.

October 15, 2014

Compact equipment "RACCOON" for remote decontamination which was developed by ATOX and operated at Fukushima Daiichi NPS, was received the Excellence Award in "The 6th Robot Award" sponsored by the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.

October 6, 2014

In the public offering "Conceptual Study of Innovative Approach for Fuel Debris Retrieval" made by the Agency for Natural Resources and Energy, ANADEC has been adopted to the subsidized company on October 3, 2014. ATOX has started the conceptual study in cooperation with ANADEC and Areva.

July 18, 2014

Remotely operated robots which were developed by ATOX for various investigations and operations at Fukushima Daiichi NPS were introduced on NHK E-Tele program “Science ZERO” on July 13, 2014.

May 7, 2014

Conclusion of the contract with the French company AREVA to establish a joint venture on April 16th, 2014

March 27, 2014

ATOX held a briefing session concerning the solutions from overseas organizations in response to the request for FY 2013 “Integrated Dose Reduction Planning” on March 25th, 2014 at our head-office.

March 10, 2014

ATOX held its 22st annual Technology Exhibit in the Engineering Research and Development Center and the Tokatsu Techno Plaza in Kashiwa on March 4, 2014.

January 14, 2014

Selection results of solutions from overseas organizations concerning the "Integrated Dose Reduction Planning"

November 19, 2013

Public invitation of overseas organizations concerning solution to “Integrated Dose Reduction planning”

November 14, 2013

Notice of public invitation of overseas organizations concerning solution to “Integrated Dose Reduction planning”

October 17, 2013

ATOX and AREVA have concluded the LOI in an attempt to establish a new joint venture.

September 12, 2013

ATOX reports on the result of "Integrated Dose Reduction Planning"

June 7, 2013

ATOX to establish a joint venture company with AREVA (France) by the end of this fiscal year.

May 31, 2013

ATOX contracted to develop core technologies for the remote monitoring of water level inside cylindrical containers.

April 25, 2013

ATOX submits an implementation report on formulation of a plan for the overall reduction of radiation doses.

April 3, 2013

ATOX strengthens its technological partnership with France's AREVA.

March 8, 2013

ATOX demonstrates a compact remote-operated radioactive decontamination device on the NHK TV program "Science Zero".

February 28, 2013

ATOX holds its 21st annual "Technology Exhibit".

February 21, 2013

French public television "France 2" visits the ATOX Engineering Research and Development Center.

February 5, 2013

ATOX begins receiving AREVA's engineers for technical cooperation.

February 5, 2013

ATOX hosts seminar on using a germanium semiconductor detector for measurement of radioactivity in food.

Greetings The President &  CEO Toshikazu Yaguchi

The President & CEO Toshikazu Yaguchi

Since the Great East Japan Earthquake and the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster on 11th March 2011, ATOX has positioned the recovery of Fukushima as the top priority task. Since the accident, we have been engaged in activities such as the operation of the water treatment equipment and radiation control at the sites, as well as actively engaged in decontamination activities in surrounding areas from stages of experimentation and examination.

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