About us

"Excellence in nuclear fuel cycle management": Synatom is a Belgian company whose operations span the whole of the nuclear fuel cycle. Its activities and responsibilities centre on two broad categories: the technical side and the financial aspect.

Our technical activities

Synatom manages the supply to Belgium's nuclear power plants of the enriched uranium needed for producing assemblies. It is also responsible for the long-term management of the spent fuel.

Our financial activities

Synatom is legally responsible for establishing and managing Belgium's nuclear provisions, i.e. financial resources which are set aside to eventually cover the costs of nuclear power plant decommissioning and of the final storage of the irradiated fissile materials.


Here you will find a wealth of additional information aimed at giving you a better understanding of the various aspects making up the nuclear fuel cycle in Belgium: annual reports, a glossary, some useful links, a FAQ section, ...