8/31/2016WESTINGHOUSE ACHIEVES PIVOT POINT WITH SET OF V.C. SUMMER 2 REACTOR VESSEL
Westinghouse Electric Company’s successful placement of the reactor vessel into the nuclear island of the AP1000 Unit 2 at the V.C. Summer site on Aug. 30 marks a major shift in the project from solely structural work to assembly of the unit’s reactor system itself, including pumps, piping and cabling.
8/22/2016WESTINGHOUSE ANNOUNCES NUCLEAR FUEL LEADERSHIP TRANSITIONS
Westinghouse Electric Company announced a series of executive leadership transitions in its Nuclear Fuel and Components Manufacturing organization. These transitions begin today, with Michele DeWitt becoming interim senior vice president of the organization, which includes the Columbia Fuel Fabrication Facility (CFFF) in Columbia, S.C.
8/09/2016WESTINGHOUSE ADVANCED SAFETY SYSTEMS ESTABLISHED WITH LATEST MODULE PLACEMENTS AT V.C. SUMMER
This week Westinghouse Electric Company completed the placement of two modules that are part of the innovative safety systems of the AP1000® Unit 2 currently under construction at the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station.
7/28/2016WESTINGHOUSE CEO REFUTES CB&I COMMENTS
Westinghouse interim president and CEO José Emeterio Gutiérrez issued a statement in response to comments made by Chicago Bridge & Iron Company N.V. (CB&I) on July 27, 2016.
7/24/2016WESTINGHOUSE GENERAL COUNSEL ISSUES STATEMENT ON CB&I LEGAL PROCEEDING
Westinghouse Senior Vice President and General Counsel Michael Sweeney issued a statement in response to the legal proceeding brought by CB&I.
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.