10/08/2015Westinghouse Innovative Lead-Cooled Fast Reactor (LFR) Brings Bright Future for Nuclear Power
Westinghouse is seeking to collaborate with the U.S. DOE on the next clean-energy innovation: a Westinghouse lead-cooled fast reactor (LFR) that will be designed to achieve new levels of affordability, safety and flexibility.
10/07/2015Westinghouse Expands Into Australia's New Nuclear Market with Local Suppliers
Westinghouse signed MOUs with Australian suppliers, expanding supplier nuclear experience as first step should Australia choose nuclear power as clean energy source for electricity for carbon reduction.
10/05/2015Westinghouse SHIELD® Shutdown Seal Successfully Demonstrated
Westinghouse successfully demonstrated that the Westinghouse Generation III SHIELD® Shutdown Seal performs to design specification to thermally activate and reduce RCP flow to less than one gallon per minute during station blackout conditions.
10/01/2015Westinghouse Expands with Multibus I Acquisition
Westinghouse purchased the Multibus I product line from U.S. Technologies Inc. to ensure continuity of service to the 41 operating units at 25 global sites that rely on EAGLE, EAGLE 21 and other Multibus I safety systems that are critical to safe plant operations.
9/16/2015Westinghouse Teams with Holtec to Fortify U.S. Dry Cask Services
Westinghouse and Holtec have signed a 10-year teaming agreement to provide pool-to-pad services to U.S. nuclear sites using Holtec’s dry cask spent fuel storage technology.
9/10/2015Westinghouse Expands Facilities Near NRC
Westinghouse opened a new regulatory affairs office in Rockville, Md., U.S., to both support the company’s commitment to open and transparent communication with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission and to improve utility customer support services.
9/09/2015Westinghouse Signs Memorandum of Understanding with NorthStar to Produce Medical Radioisotopes
Westinghouse Electric Company and NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes today announced a Memorandum of Understanding to explore producing medical radioisotopes from the core of commercial nuclear reactors, and methods of global distribution.
9/08/2015Westinghouse-led Consortium Awarded Segmentation of Reactor Pressure Vessel and Internals at Philippsburg Nuclear Power Plant Unit 1
Westinghouse has been awarded a contract to dismantle the reactor pressure vessel and its internals at the Philippsburg Nuclear Power Plant Unit 1.
8/19/2015Westinghouse Innovation Doubles Life of Nuclear Reactor Coolant Pump Seal O-ring
Westinghouse Electric Company announced a new Compound D – Extended Life O-ring for Westinghouse-designed reactor coolant pump seals.
7/07/2015Westinghouse to Play Key Role in Mexico’s Energy Future
Electricity generated from nuclear energy can play an increasing role in providing the safe and clean baseload power that Mexico envisions for its future energy supply, according to a Westinghouse Electric Company executive in the region.