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Magnox announces removal of heat exchanger ducts

23 August 2017

Magnox announces that a three year-long project, which is set to dramatically change the skyline at Chapelcross, has reached a major milestone. A decade after the iconic cooling towers at Scotland’s first nuclear power station were spectacularly demolished, work to remove the top sections of the last four heat exchangers has been completed.... Read more...

Rostov NPP tests sprinkler system of power unit 4

23 August 2017

The specialists of Rostov NPP have successfully tested the sprinkler system, and now it is ready for operation. The sprinkler system is designed for localization of pipe break accidents inside the containment of the primary and secondary circuits.... Read more...

CNNC, Argentina works together on nuke projects

22 August 2017

Wang Shoujun, chairman of China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC), met with Argentine President Mauricio Macri to hold talks concerning the construction of a fourth and fifth nuclear power plant in Argentina on Aug 3.... Read more...

BWXT gets CAD 48M amendment

21 August 2017

BWX Technologies, Inc., has announced that its subsidiary BWXT Canada Ltd. (BWXT Canada) has been awarded a CAD 48M amendment to its existing steam generator purchase agreement from Bruce Power. The amendment reflects the addition of steam drums to Bruce Power’s steam generator agreement with BWXT Canada previously announced in July 2016.... Read more...

BSRM steel to build Rooppur nuke plant

21 August 2017

BSRM Steel will now build Bangladesh’s first Nuclear Power Plant in Rooppur. BSRM has signed a landmark agreement with Russian Nuclear Agency Trest RosSEM to work on the new Rooppur Power plant that will produce 2400 MW of electricity.... Read more...

Commissioning of APR1400 postponed

18 August 2017

Completion of unit 4 of the Shin Kori nuclear power plant has been delayed by ten months, Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power (KHNP) has said. The APR1400 reactor is now expected to start up in September 2018.... Read more...

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