5/04/2020WESTINGHOUSE INSTALLS FIRST-OF-A-KIND 3D-PRINTED FUEL COMPONENT INSIDE COMMERCIAL NUCLEAR REACTOR
Westinghouse Electric Company announced today a 3D-printed thimble plugging device was successfully installed in Exelon’s Byron Unit 1 nuclear plant during their spring refueling outage.
3/18/2020WESTINGHOUSE WINS FUEL CONTRACT EXTENSION FOR AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER’S D.C. COOK NUCLEAR PLANT
Westinghouse Electric Company announced that it has signed a nuclear fuel and related services contract extension with American Electric Power (AEP) for its two pressurized water reactor units at the D.C. Cook Nuclear Plant in Bridgman, Michigan.
3/09/2020WESTINGHOUSE EVINCI MICRO REACTOR AWARDED U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE FUNDING FOR MOBILE REACTOR DESIGN
Westinghouse Electric Company announced today that its eVinci™ micro reactor was awarded funding from the U.S. Department of Defense’s (DoD) Project Pele, a mobile nuclear reactor prototyping program. The funding will be used to finalize the design for a prototype of Westinghouse’s defense-eVinci (DeVinci™) mobile nuclear power plant (MNPP).
3/09/2020WESTINGHOUSE SIGNS LONG-TERM CONTRACT WITH TVO TO SUPPORT ITS FLEET
Contract is for all units, including pressurized water reactor Olkiluoto 3
3/09/2020WESTINGHOUSE SIGNS LONG-TERM CONTRACT WITH TVO TO SUPPORT LONG TERM OPERATION OF BWR REACTORS
Today, Westinghouse Electric Company signed a long-term contract with the Finnish nuclear power company Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (TVO) for deliveries of control rods to their two boiling water reactors (BWRs), Olkiluoto 1 and 2, through 2038.
2/28/2020WESTINGHOUSE ANNOUNCES PLAN TO ESTABLISH THE CLEAN ENERGY TECHNOLOGY PARK IN THE U.K.
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced the plan to establish the Clean Energy Technology Park at the Springfields nuclear licensed site in Lancashire.
2/26/2020WESTINGHOUSE PARTNERS WITH NORDION TO INCREASE FUTURE SUPPLY OF LIFE-SAVING COBALT-60
Westinghouse Electric Company and Nordion (Canada) Inc., a Sotera Health Company, today announced they have signed a Letter of Intent to develop innovative isotope production technology that will allow Cobalt-60 to be produced in Pressurized Water Reactors (PWRs).
2/20/2020WESTINGHOUSE COMPLETES FIRST-OF-A-KIND ADVANCED ROD CONTROL HYBRID INSTALLMENT AT U.S. UTILITY LEAD UNIT
Westinghouse Electric Company recently completed the first successful U.S. installment and plant startup of its new digital control system solution, the Advanced Rod Control Hybrid (ARCH) as part of its 2019 fall outage campaign.
1/31/2020WESTINGHOUSE EXPANDS NUCLEAR SERVICES & CAPABILITIES WITH ACQUISITION OF ROLLS-ROYCE CIVIL NUCLEAR SYSTEMS AND SERVICES
Today, Westinghouse Electric Company will complete the acquisition of Rolls-Royce’s Civil Nuclear Systems and Services business in North America and in select sites in Europe.
1/16/2020WESTINGHOUSE WINS OVATION™ I&C MODERNIZATION PROJECT AT KOZLODUY UNITS 5&6
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has signed a contract with Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) in Bulgaria to migrate the current Ovation™ platform-based information and control (I&C) systems at units 5&6 to its latest standard, bringing even more competitiveness and efficiency in the way these plants are operating.