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Westinghouse: Generations of Inspirations

Westinghouse: Generations of Inspirations

October 7, 2016 by David Howell
In 1930, Westinghouse employees funded the George Westinghouse Memorial. This year, Westinghouse was proud to be part of its rededication.
 

Air Brake Invention at the Heart of Westinghouse Safety Legacy

Air Brake Invention at the Heart of Westinghouse Safety Legacy

April 13, 2016 by Joe Smetanka
On April 13, 1869, George Westinghouse received a patent for what has since been called, “the most important safety device ever known” – the air brake. Safety is a vital component of the legacy handed down by George Westinghouse.
 

Westinghouse Springfields: A Proud History

Westinghouse Springfields: A Proud History

March 31, 2016 by Mick Gornall
This year, we recognize the 70th anniversary of the Westinghouse Springfields site in the UK.
 

Strong History Lays Solid Foundation for Plant’s Future

Strong History Lays Solid Foundation for Plant’s Future

December 17, 2015 by Jim Cook
This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Westinghouse Blairsville Plant, which manufactures zirconium-alloy tubing products used in nuclear fuel assemblies for Westinghouse nuclear fuel, our licensees and other customers worldwide
 

60th Anniversary of Shippingport Groundbreaking

60th Anniversary of Shippingport Groundbreaking

September 9, 2014 by Mark Marano
Sixty years ago this month, ground was broken on a project that shaped the future of the entire nuclear industry.
 

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