Image - Westinghouse Expands VVER Fuel Capacity to Meet Growing Demand for Diversification in Europe

Westinghouse Expands VVER Fuel Capacity to Meet Growing Demand for Diversification in Europe

Westinghouse Electric Company announced the expansion of its Nuclear Fuel Factory, situated in Vasteras, Sweden, in response to growing demand for nuclear fuel supply diversification for VVER-1000 reactors in Europe. The investment finances additional production facilities, fuel engineering work, as well as the procurement of additional process and assembly equipment for manufacturing the fuel. The new facilities were officially inaugurated by Jo...

Nuclear - Apr 28, 2016


Image - Gunnebo to Provide Security for UAE Nuclear Power Plant

Gunnebo to Provide Security for UAE Nuclear Power Plant

The Gunnebo Group has received an order worth MSEK 20 to supply entrance security solutions to a nuclear power plant being built by the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Delivery and installation is planned for during the second and third quarters of 2016. To meet increasing energy demands, the UAE government took the decision in 2008 to build its first nuclear power plant. Construction started in 20...

Nuclear - Apr 22, 2016


Image - Westinghouse Extends Firstenergy Alliance

Westinghouse Extends Firstenergy Alliance

Westinghouse Electric Company renewed a long-term alliance agreement with FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company. The alliance agreement includes a commitment to provide outage services for the Westinghouse-designed pressurized water reactors at Beaver Valley Nuclear Power Station in Shippingport, Pa. The award covers a five-year period beginning in 2016 and includes a renewal option. The agreement provides for refueling, reactor coolant pump a...

Nuclear - Apr 5, 2016




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