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NuScale declares partnership with Sheffield

25 July 2016

NuScale Power, U.S. Small Modular Reactor (SMR) developer has recently strengthened its relationship with Sheffield’s Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (Nuclear AMRC) by becoming a supporting partner and hosting the company’s first UK Supplier Day at the venue.... Read more...

BWXT awarded contract from Bruce Power

25 July 2016

BWX Technologies, Inc. has recently declared that its subsidiary BWXT Canada Ltd. (BWXT Canada) has been awarded a steam generator design, manufacturing and delivery contract valued at approximately CAD 130M CDN (approximately $100 million U.S.) from Bruce Power for its Bruce B Unit 6 reactor.
Under this contract, BWXT Canada will design, manufacture and deliver eight steam generators for Bruce B’s Unit 6, which will go offline for refurbishment starting in 2020.... Read more...

Memorandum for furtherance of nuclear research

22 July 2016

ROSATOM and the Ministry of Hydrocarbons and Energy of the Plurinational State of Bolivia have recently signed a memorandum on personnel training and education in nuclear energy and related sectors and a memorandum on cooperation in public acceptance of peaceful use of nuclear energy.
The Memoranda represent the frame agreements on cooperation in two key areas of Bolivia’s nuclear energy program: public acceptance and personnel training.... Read more...

Fluor awarded maintenance alliance contract

22 July 2016

Fluor Corporation has recently been awarded a five-year maintenance alliance contract with a Southern Company subsidiary for its North Georgia and Alabama Coastal power generation facilities. These six fossil-fuel power stations generate approximately 10,000 megawatts across the southeast.... Read more...

Entergy in discussions with Exelon

21 July 2016

Entergy Corporation has recently declared that it is in discussions with Exelon Corporation for the potential sale of the James A. FitzPatrick Nuclear Power Plant in Scriba, NY. The discussions with Exelon are consistent with Entergy’s commitment to consider any viable option that would allow FitzPatrick to remain in operation.... Read more...

Sulzer and EDF sign significant contract

20 July 2016

Electricité De France SA (EDF) and Sulzer have recently signed a significant contract. Sulzer will install new pumps to increase safety systems in French nuclear power plants. The contract consists of qualifying a pump set prototype, manufacturing, and installing 28 pumping units over the next 15 years.... Read more...

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