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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
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
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
BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada in Peterborough lands $34M contract with Bruce Power
BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada in Peterborough lands $34M contract with Bruce Power
Thursday, August 3, 2017

BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada in Peterborough has landed a contract to supply seven primary heat transport motors for Bruce Power.

BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada in Peterborough lands $34M contract with Bruce Power
Hatch celebrates their one-year anniversary of being in Port Elgin
Hatch celebrates their one-year anniversary of being in Port Elgin
Wednesday, August 2, 2017

“In the last year, Hatch’s Port Elgin office has grown steadily—so much so that we are planning to continue expanding by hiring locally and moving more of our people up to the Bruce County area.”

Hatch celebrates their one-year anniversary of being in Port Elgin
A triumph-ant return to the nuclear industry
A triumph-ant return to the nuclear industry
Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Toronto-based Triumph Gear Systems has long played a key role in Ontario’s nuclear industry. That tradition continues today as the company produces end fittings and shield plugs for the Darlington Refurb project.

A triumph-ant return to the nuclear industry
Kinectrics secures a significant footprint in Bruce County as part of its commitment to Bruce Power
Kinectrics secures a significant footprint in Bruce County as part of its commitment to Bruce Power
Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Kinectrics is pleased to announce it has secured two new locations in Bruce County to continue providing Bruce Power with exceptional service and value.

Kinectrics secures a significant footprint in Bruce County as part of its commitment to Bruce Power
Moltex Energy Appoints Deloitte to Support their Canadian Deployment Programme
Moltex Energy Appoints Deloitte to Support their Canadian Deployment Programme
Friday, July 14, 2017

Moltex Energy, a leading technology company set up to commercialise its breakthrough molten salt reactor design, has appointed Deloitte to help secure the next round of development funding needed to take the Stable Salt Reactor (SSR) design through the initial pre-licensing review.

Moltex Energy Appoints Deloitte to Support their Canadian Deployment Programme
Bruce Power, Hatch, partner for the long-term
Bruce Power, Hatch, partner for the long-term
Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Hatch, the Ontario-headquartered global engineering firm, and Bruce Power, supplier of 30 per cent of Ontario’s electricity at 30% less than the average cost to generate residential power, today announced that they have entered into a long-term service agreement.

Bruce Power, Hatch, partner for the long-term
Video: Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne visits INTEGRA Technologies
Video: Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne visits INTEGRA Technologies
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne visits INTEGRA Technologies to discuss cross-border innovation and partnerships.

Video: Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne visits INTEGRA Technologies
TERRESTRIAL ENERGY COMMENCES WORK TO EXPLORE SITING THE FIRST COMMERCIAL IMSR® POWER PLANT AT CANADIAN NUCLEAR LABORATORIES
TERRESTRIAL ENERGY COMMENCES WORK TO EXPLORE SITING THE FIRST COMMERCIAL IMSR® POWER PLANT AT CANADIAN NUCLEAR LABORATORIES
Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Terrestrial Energy, a vendor of Advanced Reactor power plants has commenced a feasibility study to explore siting the world’s first commercial Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR®) power plant at Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL).

TERRESTRIAL ENERGY COMMENCES WORK TO EXPLORE SITING THE FIRST COMMERCIAL IMSR® POWER PLANT AT CANADIAN NUCLEAR LABORATORIES
SNC Lavalin To Set Up Shop in Port Elgin
SNC Lavalin To Set Up Shop in Port Elgin
Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Engineering & Consulting firm, SNC Lavalin, will open an office in Port Elgin in the fall.

SNC Lavalin To Set Up Shop in Port Elgin
Canadian Nuclear Technology Contributes to China's Clean Energy Growth Plans
Canadian Nuclear Technology Contributes to China's Clean Energy Growth Plans
Monday, June 12, 2017
Canada's Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Jim Carr, today welcomed the signing of an agreement between Canada's SNC-Lavalin and China National Nuclear Corporation to implement advanced fuel technology in the two CANDU reactors currently ...
Canadian Nuclear Technology Contributes to China's Clean Energy Growth Plans
Small Modular Reactor (SMR) Technology in Canada
Small Modular Reactor (SMR) Technology in Canada
Friday, June 2, 2017

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) launched an effort to solicit input regarding Small Modular Reactor (SMR) technology in Canada.

Small Modular Reactor (SMR) Technology in Canada
Macfab to attend ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry
Macfab to attend ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry
Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Macfab Manufacturing, an international supplier of precision components and sub-assemblies, will attend the 65th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry, to be held June 4-8 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Macfab to attend ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry
Cameco signs 10-year extension with Bruce Power
Cameco signs 10-year extension with Bruce Power
Friday, May 26, 2017

Jobs retained, communities enriched, power costs held down — good news on many fronts seems in store, following Thursday’s announcement that the contract Cameco holds to supply Bruce Power with nuclear fuel will be extended by 10 years through 2030.

Cameco signs 10-year extension with Bruce Power
Bruce Power and Rolls-Royce sign multi-year cooperation agreement for plant life extension
Bruce Power and Rolls-Royce sign multi-year cooperation agreement for plant life extension
Thursday, May 11, 2017

Bruce Power and Rolls-Royce have entered into an agreement to implement Rolls-Royce’s innovative digital analytics tools as part of Bruce Power’s Life-Extension Program.

Bruce Power and Rolls-Royce sign multi-year cooperation agreement for plant life extension
SNC-Lavalin awarded nuclear maintenance contracts in South Korea and China
SNC-Lavalin awarded nuclear maintenance contracts in South Korea and China
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

SNC-Lavalin (TSX:SNC) is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a fuel channel inspection (FCI) contract from Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power Company Ltd. (KHNP) and a fuel channel reconfiguration contract from China’s Third Qinshan Nuclear Power Company Ltd. (TQNPC).

SNC-Lavalin awarded nuclear maintenance contracts in South Korea and China
New executive director named to lead U of S Fedoruk Centre
New executive director named to lead U of S Fedoruk Centre
Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Following an extensive national search, John Root has been appointed executive director of the Sylvia Fedoruk Canadian Centre for Nuclear Innovation (Fedoruk Centre) at the University of Saskatchewan (U of S).

New executive director named to lead U of S Fedoruk Centre
Nu-Tech begins shipment of pressure tubes for Darlington Retube & Feeder Replacement Project, one of Canada’s largest green energy projects
Nu-Tech begins shipment of pressure tubes for Darlington Retube & Feeder Replacement Project, one of Canada’s largest green energy projects
Thursday, May 4, 2017

Nu-Tech Precision Metals is proud to announce that the first pressure tubes destined for Ontario Power Generation’s refurbished Darlington reactors have been completed and are now ready to ship to the Darlington site.

Nu-Tech begins shipment of pressure tubes for Darlington Retube & Feeder Replacement Project, one of Canada’s largest green energy projects
CNL releases exciting vision for the Chalk River Laboratories
CNL releases exciting vision for the Chalk River Laboratories
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

A planned investment of more than $1.2 billion in the facilities and infrastructure of the Chalk River Laboratories will enable the revitalization of the campus and the construction of modern, efficient buildings and world-class research laboratories.

CNL releases exciting vision for the Chalk River Laboratories
Amec Foster Wheeler awarded contract to support life-extension programme ensuring continued low-cost power for Ontario
Amec Foster Wheeler awarded contract to support life-extension programme ensuring continued low-cost power for Ontario
Thursday, April 27, 2017

Amec Foster Wheeler announces today that it has been awarded a contract by Bruce Power to support its Life-Extension Program of its nuclear power plant in Ontario, Canada.

Amec Foster Wheeler awarded contract to support life-extension programme ensuring continued low-cost power for Ontario
SNC-Lavalin seals $3.6-billion deal for WS Atkins with Caisse backing
SNC-Lavalin seals $3.6-billion deal for WS Atkins with Caisse backing
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. is buying British-based WS Atkins PLC in a deal worth $3.6-billion, the biggest ever takeover for the Canadian company it pushes into the top tier of engineering firms worldwide.

SNC-Lavalin seals $3.6-billion deal for WS Atkins with Caisse backing
BWXT Awarded CA$55 Million Contract for Feeder Supply in Support of OPG’s Darlington Refurbishment
BWXT Awarded CA$55 Million Contract for Feeder Supply in Support of OPG’s Darlington Refurbishment
Monday, April 17, 2017
BWXT Awarded CA$55 Million Contract for Feeder Supply in Support of OPG’s Darlington Refurbishment
University of Missouri Research Reactor Files for  NRC Approval to Start U.S. Production of Medical Isotopes
University of Missouri Research Reactor Files for NRC Approval to Start U.S. Production of Medical Isotopes
Wednesday, March 29, 2017

The University of Missouri Research Reactor (MURR®) and its partners Nordion, a business of Sterigenics International, and General Atomics (GA), announce that MURR's License Amendment Request (LAR) has been submitted to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC).

University of Missouri Research Reactor Files for NRC Approval to Start U.S. Production of Medical Isotopes

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