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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
China contracts GE to provide services to Daya Bay plants
China contracts GE to provide services to Daya Bay plants
Friday, August 4, 2017

USA-based GE is to provide services to the steam turbines, generators and auxiliary systems of the nuclear power plants on the Daya Bay site in China under a 12-year agreement signed with the site's operating company.

China contracts GE to provide services to Daya Bay plants
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
Bugey 5 restarts following containment repairs
Bugey 5 restarts following containment repairs
Monday, July 31, 2017

French utility EDF has resumed operation of unit 5 at its Bugey nuclear power plant after receiving approval from the country's nuclear safety authority. The reactor had been offline for almost two years whilst tests and repairs were carried out on its containment.

Bugey 5 restarts following containment repairs
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
Triumph Gear Systems Supplying Key Components for OPG’s Darlington Refurbishment Project - Vibrant Nuclear Supply Chain Creating High Skill Jobs in Ontario
Triumph Gear Systems Supplying Key Components for OPG’s Darlington Refurbishment Project - Vibrant Nuclear Supply Chain Creating High Skill Jobs in Ontario
Tuesday, July 25, 2017

The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI) is proud to congratulate Triumph Gear Systems -Toronto (TGST) for the completion and delivery of the first set of end fittings and shield plugs for the Ontario Power Generation’s Darlington Unit 2 Refurbishment Project

Triumph Gear Systems Supplying Key Components for OPG’s Darlington Refurbishment Project - Vibrant Nuclear Supply Chain Creating High Skill Jobs in Ontario
CGN in talk to build first nuclear power plant in Poland
CGN in talk to build first nuclear power plant in Poland
Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Energy giant China General Nuclear Power Group (CGN) is in talks to build Poland's first nuclear power plant, the company said in a statement on Monday.

CGN in talk to build first nuclear power plant in Poland
BC Instruments Supplying Key Components for Darlington Refurbishment Project Vibrant Nuclear Supply Chain Creating High Skill Jobs in Ontario
BC Instruments Supplying Key Components for Darlington Refurbishment Project Vibrant Nuclear Supply Chain Creating High Skill Jobs in Ontario
Tuesday, July 18, 2017

BC Instruments Supplying Key Components for Darlington Refurbishment Project Vibrant Nuclear Supply Chain Creating High Skill Jobs in Ontario BC Instruments Supplying Key Components for Darlington Refurbishment Project Vibrant Nuclear Supply Chain Creating High Skill Jobs in Ontario 

BCI President Roger Conzelmann accepting the “OCNI Special Achievement Award” from Ron Oberth at BCI’s Schomberg plant during an event on July 18 to recognize BCI’s performance in support of the Darlington Retube and Feeder Replacement Project.

BC Instruments Supplying Key Components for Darlington Refurbishment Project Vibrant Nuclear Supply Chain Creating High Skill Jobs in Ontario
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
EDF confirms Flamanville EPR start-up schedule
EDF confirms Flamanville EPR start-up schedule
Thursday, July 13, 2017

French utility EDF has said the EPR unit under construction at its Flamanville site in France will be connected to the grid in May 2019 and reach full power in November 2019. The dates are in line with the timetable for Flamanville 3 it gave in September 2015.

EDF confirms Flamanville EPR start-up schedule
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

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