Safe. Secure. Reliable.

Welcome to Nuclear Transport Solutions

What we do

We are the leading global provider of safe, secure and reliable nuclear transport solutions that make the world safer and more sustainable. 

As part of the UK’s Nuclear Decommissioning Authority, we support the largest environmental restoration programme in Europe, and we use our specialist transport and logistics expertise to help customers and partners around the world solve their own complex challenges. 



Providing a range of integrated solutions and specialist advice.



Delivering safe, secure and reliable rail freight operations.



Providing world-leading nuclear shipping capabilities.


About us

Nuclear Transport Solutions is a team of over 700 nuclear transport and logistics specialists, with locations in the UK, Japan and France. 

Decades of experience

We operate Direct Rail Services (DRS) and Pacific Nuclear Transport Limited (PNTL) who deliver rail and shipping activities, building on decades of experience of providing safe, secure and reliable transport solutions. 

Latest from NTS

Keep up to date with our activities.

Blog – celebrating International Women in Engineering Day

Liz Holland, NTS Shielding Specialist, talks about encouraging more women into STEM careers.

NTS plays another key role in international non-proliferation mission

Nuclear Transport Solutions, the world’s leading transporter of nuclear materials, played a key role in a collaborative effort to remove over 30 kilograms of highly enriched uranium from Japan to the United States earlier this year.

AW Ship Management takes over management of specialist nuclear ships

AW Ship Management has today become the new provider of ship management services for the Nuclear Transport Solutions (NTS) fleet of specialist nuclear cargo vessels.


Contact us

Our team of experts are ready to answer your questions and discuss your requirements.