Dr. Jens Schröder
GNS Gesellschaft für Nuklear-Service mbH, Essen
Since 2011 GNS Gesellschaft für Nuklear-Service mbH, Essen
Member of Board of Managing Directors, CTO
2006 – 2011 GNS Gesellschaft für Nuklear-Service mbH, Essen
Divisional Director, Nuclear Casks
2003 – 2006 Fraunhofer Institute of Production Technology (IPT), Aachen
Head of Department Technology Management, Ph.D.
1998 - 2002 Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL) of RWTH Aachen University
Research Assistent and Project Manager
1991 – 1998 Academic studies of Mechanical Engineering Paderborn University and RWTH Aachen University
1985 – 1991 Apprenticeship and professional occupation as mechanic


Fields of competence
  • Disposal of waste and residual materials from operation, decommissioning and dismantling of nuclear power plants: in particular spent fuel, waste management, and retrieval of reprocessing waste
  • Design, engineering, licensing and manufacturing as well as deployment of casks and containers for transport, interim storage and final disposal of HLW, ILW and LLW
  • Ageing-, process- and quality-management
Dr. Jens Schröder (© ESK)