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EDF pioneers low-carbon power technologies with Ansys

The EDF Group (EDF) is digitally transforming to drive the development of safe, dependable and affordable low-carbon power generation technologies by collaborating with Ansys. Through a new multi-year...
20 March 2020

Ansaldo invests in waterjet cutting table installation

Ansaldo Nuclear has invested a three-figure sum into the installation of an advanced 5-axis waterjet cutting table at its Wolverhampton works. The MAXIEM 3060 JetMachining Center from OMAX is capable of...
19 March 2020

CNA signs an MoU with NIA

The Canadian Nuclear Association (CNA) and the Nuclear Industry Association (NIA) in the United Kingdom signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the Department for International Trade Civil Nuclear...
19 March 2020

China-built nuclear reactor completes the key test

The cold air was successfully sent to the electric building of the K3 unit of Karachi nuclear power project in Pakistan. The project is the second overseas unit adopting China’s Hualong One nuclear reactor...
11 March 2020

U.S. Poland Strategic Dialogue on Energy

U.S. Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette, Poland’s Secretary of State in the Chancellery of the Prime Minister and Plenipotentiary for Strategic Energy Infrastructure Piotr Naimski, and Poland’s Minister...
11 March 2020

GEH submits BWRX-300 SMR design for Canadian review

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) has made its first submittals to the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) for the vendor design review (VDR) of its BWRX-300 small modular reactor. The submittals are...
10 March 2020

Framatome opens research center & expands Intercontrôle

Framatome held a ceremonial ribbon-cutting event in Cadarache, France, to mark the opening of its new engineering research and operations center and the expansion of Intercontrôle, a Framatome subsidiary...
10 March 2020

IAEA completes operational safety review at Cernavoda

An International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) team of experts completed a review of long term operational safety at the Cernavoda Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in Romania. The Pre-SALTO (Safety Aspects of Long...
09 March 2020

TVEL signs an MoU with Spanish partners

TVEL Fuel Company of ROSATOM and Spanish companies ENUSA, ENSA, and IDOM have signed the MoU on development of cooperation in Decommissioning & Dismantling of nuclear facilities, as well as in the...
09 March 2020

CCFE’s JAM team works on components at ITER

CCFE’s Joining & Advanced Manufacturing team is working on novel techniques for performing safety checks on components at the ITER next-step fusion reactor. ITER will have a network of many kilometres...
06 March 2020