7/29/2013Westinghouse AP1000® Completes Phase 2 of Canadian Pre-Project Design Review
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that its AP1000® pressurized water reactor has completed Phase 2 of the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) Pre-Project Design Review.
7/25/2013Westinghouse and Vítkovice Take First Concrete Steps Towards Building Czech AP1000® Reactors
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has contracted with Vítkovice Power Engineering a.s., a member of the Czech Vítkovice Machinery Group, to construct a mock-up of one of the AP1000® nuclear power plant’s critical modules in preparation for the potential construction of Westinghouse AP1000 nuclear power plants in the Czech Republic.
7/18/2013Westinghouse Wins Contract to Continue Supporting Spain’s El Cabril Waste Repository
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has been awarded a contract by ENRESA to provide architect engineering services in support of the El Cabril low- and intermediate-level nuclear waste repository in southern Spain.
7/15/2013Westinghouse Will Continue to Provide Nuclear Fuel in Germany for E.ON Kernkraft Plants
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that E.ON Kernkraft GmbH will exercise an option in an existing contract for additional deliveries of replacement fuel assemblies for its nuclear power plants in Germany, extending the original 2012 contract for additional replacement deliveries to 2016 and 2017.
7/02/2013PaR Nuclear, Inc. Begins Doing Business as Westinghouse; Peter D. Adams Appointed Director
Westinghouse Electric Company subsidiary PaR Nuclear, Inc., today announced that it will begin doing business as Westinghouse Electric Company LLC, effective immediately. The change will align PaR Nuclear more closely and clearly within the Westinghouse Electric Company organization and brand.
7/01/2013Westinghouse Completes First SMR Fuel Assemblies and will Begin Testing in Columbia, SC; Submits Application for DOE SMR FOA
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has completed the manufacturing and assembly of two nuclear fuel test assemblies for the Westinghouse Small Modular Reactor (SMR) at its Columbia Fuel Fabrication Facility in Columbia, South Carolina.
6/25/2013Westinghouse Lauds Efforts of U.S. Government in Support of New Nuclear Construction in India
Westinghouse Electric Company today lauded the efforts of a range of United States government officials and agencies in helping Westinghouse and other U.S.-based companies pursue business in the global commercial nuclear energy market, citing Secretary of State John Kerry’s efforts this week in India as the most recent example of this support.
6/11/2013Westinghouse Appoints Pavel Janík Managing Director Czech Republic
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced it has appointed Pavel Janík as managing director, Czech Republic.
6/05/2013Westinghouse Appoints Douglas Weaver as Vice President Nuclear Regulatory Affairs
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has appointed Douglas Weaver as vice president, Nuclear Regulatory Affairs. In this position, Mr. Weaver will be responsible for maintaining superior relationships with the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), its staff who license and regulate the nation’s commercial nuclear power plants and fuel cycle facilities, and other regulatory stakeholders.
5/23/2013Westinghouse Appoints Jeffrey Benjamin as Senior Vice President Nuclear Power Plants
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has appointed Jeffrey Benjamin as senior vice president, Nuclear Power Plants, effective May 31. In this position, Mr. Benjamin will lead Westinghouse efforts to meet existing new plant customer needs and further develop new plant opportunities.