7/10/2020WESTINGHOUSE PROGRAM AWARDED £10m FROM UK GOVERNMENT ADVANCED MODULAR REACTOR PROJECT
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced their Lead-cooled Fast Reactor (LFR) program has successfully progressed to Phase 2 of the UK Government’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy’s (BEIS) Advanced Modular Reactor (AMR) Feasibility and Development project, receiving £10m ($12.5m) in funding from the BEIS Energy Innovation Portfolio.
7/06/2020WESTINGHOUSE AWARDED U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY CONTRACT
Westinghouse announced today it has been awarded an indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract from the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (EM) for nationwide Deactivation, Decommissioning and Removal (DD&R) services, along with other companies.
6/29/2020WESTINGHOUSE NAMES MELISSA CUMMINGS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, DIGITAL AND INNOVATION
Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that Melissa Cummings has been named Executive Vice President, Digital and Innovation, effective immediately.
6/15/2020WESTINGHOUSE, TVO AND OKG SIGN KEY COMPETENCIES COOPERATION AGREEMENT
Westinghouse Electric Company has signed a unique cooperation agreement with the Finnish nuclear power company Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (TVO) and the Swedish nuclear power company OKG to jointly reinforce key competencies on Boiling Water Reactors (BWR).
6/04/2020WESTINGHOUSE LAUNCHES WECONNECT™ SYSTEM
First Connected Worker Solution for the Nuclear Industry
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.