7/14/2016WESTINGHOUSE SPRINGFIELDS RECEIVES INTERNATIONAL SAFETY AWARD
Westinghouse Springfields site located in Preston has been awarded the prestigious Order of Distinction Award from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).
7/12/2016WESTINGHOUSE AWARDED $8 MILLION BY DOE TO ADVANCE NUCLEAR TECHNOLOGY
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has selected Westinghouse Electric Company and its research partners to receive $8 million in research awards over the next three years to fund a series of projects.
7/02/2016SUCCESSFUL COLD HYDRO TEST AT HAIYANG 1 DRIVES DELIVERY CERTAINTY FOR WESTINGHOUSE AP1000® PLANTS
Westinghouse has successfully completed another significant milestone toward achieving nth-of-a-kind delivery for the AP1000 nuclear power plant program.
6/28/2016WESTINGHOUSE LEVERAGES GLOBAL EXPERIENCE FOR CONSTRUCTION CERTAINTY AT VOGTLE PROJECT SITE
Westinghouse’s recent module placements for Vogtle AP1000® units 3 and 4 successfully leveraged the company’s global experiences in modular construction to drive delivery certainty.
6/28/2016WESTINGHOUSE FLEET EXPANDS WITH TVA’S WATTS BAR UNIT 2
Westinghouse today applauded Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) for their startup of the Watts Bar Unit 2 reactor, the seventh operating reactor in its nuclear fleet.
6/22/2016WESTINGHOUSE ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TRANSITIONS
Westinghouse announced leadership transitions as Danny Roderick becomes president and CEO of Toshiba Corporation’s Energy Systems and Solutions Company (ESS) and continues to fulfill his role as chairman of the Board of Westinghouse Electric Company.
6/13/2016WESTINGHOUSE APPLAUDS SWEDEN’S DECISION TO ELIMINATE MARKET-DISTORTING TAXES
Westinghouse welcomes the Sweden’s parliamentary agreement on Friday, June 10, to phase out the country’s nuclear capacity tax on its existing reactors and allow new reactors to be built to replace plants as they retire.
6/06/2016WESTINGHOUSE CELEBRATES WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY AND NATIONAL LOW-CARBON DAY WITH CONSERVATION SCHEME IN GREEN NEIGHBOURHOOD LIANGCHENG, SHANGHAI
Westinghouse ran an environmental volunteer programme on Sunday with the theme of environmental protection to coincide with The World Environment Day and The National Low-Carbon Day.
5/26/2016FIRST WESTINGHOUSE AP1000® COMPLETES COLD HYDRO TEST AT SANMEN 1
The world’s first AP1000® nuclear power plant moved a step closer to commissioning with the completion of the cold hydrostatic test (CHT) at Sanmen Unit 1 in Zhejiang Province, China.
5/25/2016WESTINGHOUSE HELPS SECURE LONG-TERM OPERATION AT FORSMARK UNITS 1 AND 2
Westinghouse signed a contract with Forsmark Kraftgrupp AB to upgrade the non-safety related information and control systems at the Forsmark Nuclear Power Plant’s units 1 and 2.