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Black and McDonald sets new community roots for the Darlington Refurbishment project
Black and McDonald sets new community roots for the Darlington Refurbishment project
Thursday, October 19, 2017

Black and McDonald Nuclear doesn’t just have its headquarters based in Clarington near the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station, it’s also deeply involved in the local community.

Black and McDonald sets new community roots for the Darlington Refurbishment project
Black & McDonald: Part of the Nuclear Industry and Clarington Community
Black & McDonald: Part of the Nuclear Industry and Clarington Community
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Black & McDonald Nuclear doesn’t just have its headquarters based in the municipality of Clarington; it’s also very much part of the local community.

Black & McDonald: Part of the Nuclear Industry and Clarington Community
Kincardine's CRG Energy and Garneau's Earn 2nd Maclean's and Canadian Business Award
Kincardine's CRG Energy and Garneau's Earn 2nd Maclean's and Canadian Business Award
Monday, October 16, 2017

CRG Energy and it's holding company, Garneau Group, are pleased to announce the #57 ranking in the 29th annual PROFIT 500 ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies by Canadian Busines.

Kincardine's CRG Energy and Garneau's Earn 2nd Maclean's and Canadian Business Award
Bruce Power supplier ATS expanding Cambridge facility
Bruce Power supplier ATS expanding Cambridge facility
Thursday, October 12, 2017

ATS is adding a 43,000 sq. ft. expansion to its Cambridge facility in preparation for Bruce Power Major Component Replacement Project. The groundbreaking was held Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017.

Bruce Power supplier ATS expanding Cambridge facility
Bruce Power breaks ground on Kincardine office complex and training facility
Bruce Power breaks ground on Kincardine office complex and training facility
Wednesday, October 11, 2017

The early stages of construction can now be seen at Bruce Power’s new office complex and training facility on Kincardine’s north end.

Bruce Power breaks ground on Kincardine office complex and training facility
BWXT to Open Local Office
BWXT to Open Local Office
Friday, October 6, 2017

The Cambridge based nuclear support company will be a part of Bruce Power's Life Extension Program.

BWXT to Open Local Office
Nuclearelectrica clear to start Cernavoda 1 upgrade
Nuclearelectrica clear to start Cernavoda 1 upgrade
Thursday, October 5, 2017

Societatea Nationala Nuclearelectrica SA has received shareholder approval to start upgrading unit 1 of the Cernavoda nuclear power plant, a 650 MWe Candu 6 reactor on which construction started in 1982. An extraordinary general meeting of the Romanian company's shareholders, of which the main one is the Romanian Ministry of Energy, Small and Medium Enterprises, and Business Environment, approved the plan on 28 September.

Nuclearelectrica clear to start Cernavoda 1 upgrade
Perry acts to support US nuclear
Perry acts to support US nuclear
Tuesday, October 3, 2017

US energy secretary Rick Perry has called on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to act swiftly to address threats to grid resiliency through market reforms to recognise the attributes of baseload generation sources including nuclear.

Perry acts to support US nuclear
BWXT Canada Ltd. Delivers Key Components for OPG’s Darlington Refurbishment Project
BWXT Canada Ltd. Delivers Key Components for OPG’s Darlington Refurbishment Project
Friday, September 29, 2017

The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI) is proud to congratulate BWXT Canada Ltd. (BWXT) for the completion and delivery of Retube Waste Containers for the Ontario Power Generation’s Darlington Unit 2 Refurbishment Project.

BWXT Canada Ltd. Delivers Key Components for OPG’s Darlington Refurbishment Project
BWXT Joint Venture Awarded $140 Million Site Decommissioning Contract
BWXT Joint Venture Awarded $140 Million Site Decommissioning Contract
Thursday, September 28, 2017

BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) announced that its BWSR, LLC joint venture with APTIM has been awarded a two-year extension by Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corporation (BMPC).

BWXT Joint Venture Awarded $140 Million Site Decommissioning Contract
Macfab launches video series on company (and industry) developments
Macfab launches video series on company (and industry) developments
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Macfab Manufacturing, an international supplier of precision components and sub-assemblies, has announced the launch of a new video series. The first video, “Celebrating our First 30 Years”, is available now for viewing at www.macfab.ca.

Macfab launches video series on company (and industry) developments
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories Plans Cybersecurity Research Facility in Fredericton
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories Plans Cybersecurity Research Facility in Fredericton
Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Canada's premier nuclear science and technology organization plans to establish a new cybersecurity research facility in Fredericton.

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories Plans Cybersecurity Research Facility in Fredericton
Darlington Refurbishment hits another milestone with removal of 960 feeder pipes
Darlington Refurbishment hits another milestone with removal of 960 feeder pipes
Monday, September 25, 2017

Another milestone in the refurbishment of Darlington Nuclear Generating Station has been completed safely and ahead of schedule.

Darlington Refurbishment hits another milestone with removal of 960 feeder pipes
Nuclear Refurbishment Provides Platform for Local Partnership
Nuclear Refurbishment Provides Platform for Local Partnership
Friday, September 15, 2017

Brotech Precision CNC Inc. and Georgian College working together to train next generation of skilled worker

Nuclear Refurbishment Provides Platform for Local Partnership
Loyalist opens nuclear classroom in downtown Port Hope
Loyalist opens nuclear classroom in downtown Port Hope
Friday, September 15, 2017

In the community that Northumberland-Peterborough South MP Kim Rudd has termed the epicentre of nuclear innovation in this country, what better location for the new Loyalist College nuclear program.

Loyalist opens nuclear classroom in downtown Port Hope
SNC-Lavalin awarded $45 million in contracts to support Bruce Power’s Life-Extension Program and reactor operations
SNC-Lavalin awarded $45 million in contracts to support Bruce Power’s Life-Extension Program and reactor operations
Thursday, September 14, 2017

SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) is pleased to announce it was awarded $45 million worth of contracts from February to June 2017 from Bruce Power to support its operational objectives.

SNC-Lavalin awarded $45 million in contracts to support Bruce Power’s Life-Extension Program and reactor operations
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories receives OCNI Special Achievement Award
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories receives OCNI Special Achievement Award
Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Canada’s national nuclear laboratory recognized by Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries for world-class nuclear science and technology, site revitalization

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories receives OCNI Special Achievement Award
Nuclear units weather Hurricane Irma
Nuclear units weather Hurricane Irma
Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Two nuclear units at St Lucie were able to continue operating as Hurricane Irma made landfall in Florida. One unit at Turkey Point was shut down as a precaution in advance of the storm as nuclear operators and regulators put storm preparation procedures into action, while the other shut down automatically because of a valve-related issue.

Nuclear units weather Hurricane Irma
Hurricane Harvey Makes The Case For Nuclear Power
Hurricane Harvey Makes The Case For Nuclear Power
Thursday, September 7, 2017

‘The South Texas Project reactors have been operating safely throughout Harvey and continue to do so,’ NRC spokesman Scott Burnell said.

Hurricane Harvey Makes The Case For Nuclear Power
Laker Energy Products Ltd. Expands for OPG’s Darlington Refurbishment Project
Laker Energy Products Ltd. Expands for OPG’s Darlington Refurbishment Project
Wednesday, September 6, 2017

The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI) is proud to congratulate Laker Energy Products for the commencement of shipment of production end fittings and liners for Ontario Power Generation’s Darlington Unit 2 Refurbishment Project.

Laker Energy Products Ltd. Expands for OPG’s Darlington Refurbishment Project
NASA boosts nuclear thermal propulsion with BWXT contract
NASA boosts nuclear thermal propulsion with BWXT contract
Friday, August 25, 2017

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration has awarded BWXT Nuclear Energy a $18.8 million contract to initiate conceptual designs for a nuclear thermal propulsion reactor in support of a possible future manned mission to Mars. BWXT Nuclear Energy is a subsidiary of nuclear components, fuel and services provider BWX Technologies, which is based in Lynchburg, Virginia.

NASA boosts nuclear thermal propulsion with BWXT contract
Canadian Nuclear Tech making China’s Growing Energy Sector Cleaner
Canadian Nuclear Tech making China’s Growing Energy Sector Cleaner
Tuesday, August 22, 2017

As Canada moves to fulfill its international climate change commitments, nuclear energy will be a key way to fill the gap as we reduce our dependence on fossil fuels, says Justin Hannah.

Canadian Nuclear Tech making China’s Growing Energy Sector Cleaner
L3 MAPPS to Assist ABB With Simulator Update for Fermi 2 Nuclear Power Plant
L3 MAPPS to Assist ABB With Simulator Update for Fermi 2 Nuclear Power Plant
Monday, August 21, 2017

L3 MAPPS announced today that under a contract with Swiss industrial technology company ABB it will update the simulator it provided in 2006 for DTE Energy’s Fermi 2 nuclear power plant based in Newport, Michigan.

L3 MAPPS to Assist ABB With Simulator Update for Fermi 2 Nuclear Power Plant
Bruce Power, Saugeen Ojibway Nation expands Leaders in Training program
Bruce Power, Saugeen Ojibway Nation expands Leaders in Training program
Monday, August 21, 2017

Bruce Power and the communities of Saugeen and Chippewas of Nawash Unceded First Nations are continuing their commitment to developing future Indigenous leaders locally.

Bruce Power, Saugeen Ojibway Nation expands Leaders in Training program
CNL Celebrates Canadian Science & Technology at 2017 Open House
CNL Celebrates Canadian Science & Technology at 2017 Open House
Monday, August 14, 2017

Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL) and Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada's premier nuclear science and technology organization, celebrated Canada 150 this weekend by opening their doors to the public for the 2017 Open House.

CNL Celebrates Canadian Science & Technology at 2017 Open House
Investing in Ontario’s Nuclear Fleet Means Lower Costs and GHG Emissions, More Jobs and Better Energy Security
Investing in Ontario’s Nuclear Fleet Means Lower Costs and GHG Emissions, More Jobs and Better Energy Security
Monday, August 14, 2017

On August 8th, Montreal’s La Presse newspaper, reported that Hydro-Québec and Ontario were finalizing a historic 20-year power exchange agreement.

Investing in Ontario’s Nuclear Fleet Means Lower Costs and GHG Emissions, More Jobs and Better Energy Security
CNL Hosts Martine Ouellet at the Chalk River Laboratories
CNL Hosts Martine Ouellet at the Chalk River Laboratories
Friday, August 11, 2017

Bloc Québécois Leader Tours CNL Site, Meets with Technical Experts to Discuss Site Revitalization and Proposed Near Surface Disposal Facility

CNL Hosts Martine Ouellet at the Chalk River Laboratories
Bruce Power and AREVA NP Expand Agreement for Commercialization of Radioisotope Production
Bruce Power and AREVA NP Expand Agreement for Commercialization of Radioisotope Production
Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Bruce Power and AREVA NP today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to further explore opportunities to commercialize radioisotope production capabilities at the Bruce nuclear facility.

Bruce Power and AREVA NP Expand Agreement for Commercialization of Radioisotope Production

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