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Nuclear Innovation Institute temporary headquarters at OCNI Office in Port Elgin
Nuclear Innovation Institute temporary headquarters at OCNI Office in Port Elgin
Monday, November 12, 2018

In a joint statement November 9, Bruce Power and the County of Bruce have announced that they will look for a new site on which to build the Ontario Nuclear Innovative Institute (NII).

Nuclear Innovation Institute temporary headquarters at OCNI Office in Port Elgin
Canada Poised to Lead the Deployment of Next-Generation Nuclear Technology
Canada Poised to Lead the Deployment of Next-Generation Nuclear Technology
Wednesday, November 7, 2018

The Government of Canada recognizes that innovation in the nuclear sector plays a critical role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and delivering good, middle-class jobs as Canada moves toward a low-carbon future.

Canada Poised to Lead the Deployment of Next-Generation Nuclear Technology
Ottawa and Victoria team up to fund nuclear medicine hub
Ottawa and Victoria team up to fund nuclear medicine hub
Monday, November 5, 2018

After touring the TRIUMF particle accelerator facility at the University of British Columbia (UBC), Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced $10.23 million in new federal funding to develop the Institute for Advanced Medical Isotopes (IAMI), a nuclear medicine hub at the facility. 

Ottawa and Victoria team up to fund nuclear medicine hub
MOU signed by Canadian nuclear delegation and Romanian nuclear suppliers.
MOU signed by Canadian nuclear delegation and Romanian nuclear suppliers.
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
MOU signed by Canadian nuclear delegation and Romanian nuclear suppliers.
Terrestrial Energy’s advanced molten salt reactor design is paving the way for the next generation of clean, affordable and reliable nuclear power plants in Canada and around the world.
Terrestrial Energy’s advanced molten salt reactor design is paving the way for the next generation of clean, affordable and reliable nuclear power plants in Canada and around the world.
Friday, October 26, 2018

October 26, 2018, Oakville, Ontario – The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI) is proud to recognize Terrestrial Energy as an innovation leader in the nuclear industry. 

Terrestrial Energy’s advanced molten salt reactor design is paving the way for the next generation of clean, affordable and reliable nuclear power plants in Canada and around the world.
2018 DARLINGTON REFURBISHMENT OPEN HOUSE
2018 DARLINGTON REFURBISHMENT OPEN HOUSE
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
2018 DARLINGTON REFURBISHMENT OPEN HOUSE
Nuclear industry job fair exceeds expectations
Nuclear industry job fair exceeds expectations
Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Nuclear industry job fair exceeds expectations
Teachers and Industry Professionals Collaborate at STEM Programming Event
Teachers and Industry Professionals Collaborate at STEM Programming Event
Thursday, October 4, 2018

Chesley, ON – As many as 40 Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) secondary teachers joined industry engineers and technicians for a day of learning and collaboration at the Bluewater District School Board Education Centre in Chesley on Thursday, October 4, 2018.

Teachers and Industry Professionals Collaborate at STEM Programming Event
OCNI Commends OPG on their successful milestone on the Darlington Unit 2 Refurbishment
OCNI Commends OPG on their successful milestone on the Darlington Unit 2 Refurbishment
Friday, September 21, 2018

September 19, 2018, Pickering, Ontario. – The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI) congratulates the OPG Darlington Refurbishment team on successfully passing the half-way mark on the Unit 2 Darlington Refurbishment Project, with 65 per cent of the work completed and safely executed.

OCNI Commends OPG on their successful milestone on the Darlington Unit 2 Refurbishment
ATS Receives New Automation Systems Order Booking in the Electric Vehicle Market
ATS Receives New Automation Systems Order Booking in the Electric Vehicle Market
Friday, September 14, 2018

Cambridge, Ontario (September 12, 2018): ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. (TSX: ATA) (“ATS” or the “Company”) today announced it has received an Order Booking from a global automotive manufacturer for a fully automated battery assembly system.

ATS Receives New Automation Systems Order Booking in the Electric Vehicle Market
ATS TO ACQUIRE KMW TO STRENGTHEN ITS POSITION IN THE ELECTRIC VEHICLE (EV) MARKET
ATS TO ACQUIRE KMW TO STRENGTHEN ITS POSITION IN THE ELECTRIC VEHICLE (EV) MARKET
Friday, September 14, 2018
ATS TO ACQUIRE KMW TO STRENGTHEN ITS POSITION IN THE ELECTRIC VEHICLE (EV) MARKET
ATS and Bruce Power Celebrate Grand Opening of Advanced Automation Testing Facility
ATS and Bruce Power Celebrate Grand Opening of Advanced Automation Testing Facility
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. (TSX: ATA) (“ATS” or the “Company”) an industry-leading automation solutions provider and Bruce Power held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the grand opening of the Major Component Replacement (MCR) Integration testing facility on the ATS Cambridge campus. The ceremony took place Wednesday, Sept. 12 at 10:00 AM EST at ATS’ headquarters in Cambridge, Ontario.

ATS and Bruce Power Celebrate Grand Opening of Advanced Automation Testing Facility
A Report on Canada's Largest Clean Energy Project Darlington Refurbishment
A Report on Canada's Largest Clean Energy Project Darlington Refurbishment
Friday, August 31, 2018
A Report on Canada's Largest Clean Energy Project Darlington Refurbishment
CDI parent company Holtec signs Purchase and Sale Agreement  with Entergy Corp; CDI (a jointly owned company by Holtec and  SNC-Lavalin) finalizing contracts for decommissioning two US  nuclear power plants
CDI parent company Holtec signs Purchase and Sale Agreement with Entergy Corp; CDI (a jointly owned company by Holtec and SNC-Lavalin) finalizing contracts for decommissioning two US nuclear power plants
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

MONTREAL: August 1, 2018 - Comprehensive Decommissioning International, LLC (CDI), a joint company of SNC-Lavalin (TSX: SNC) and Holtec International, is finalizing specific contract details with Holtec Decommissioning International, Inc. to enter into two discrete multi-year nuclear decommissioning contracts, each worth hundreds of millions of dollars

CDI parent company Holtec signs Purchase and Sale Agreement with Entergy Corp; CDI (a jointly owned company by Holtec and SNC-Lavalin) finalizing contracts for decommissioning two US nuclear power plants
Promation joins Canada Makes
Promation joins Canada Makes
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Canada Makes is pleased to announce Promation as its newest partner to join our National Additive Manufacturing network. The Oakville, Ontario based Promation is now offering 3D printing solutions to go with its Engineering, Equipment and Tooling Solutions for the Automotive, Nuclear and Aerospace & Defense Industries.

Promation joins Canada Makes
Congratulations to OPG Pickering on the recent announcement to extend the life of Pickering station beyond 2020
Congratulations to OPG Pickering on the recent announcement to extend the life of Pickering station beyond 2020
Thursday, August 9, 2018

Continued operations of Pickering Nuclear will save Ontarians over $600 million dollars and will provide 14% of Ontario’s power which is enough to supply a city of 1.5 million people. “Over 240 OCNI companies look forward to supporting the continued operations of Pickering NGS as it continues to demonstrate this robust CANDU technology as a reliable and cost effective producer of clean energy for a low carbon economy,” added OCNI President and CEO, Ron Oberth

Congratulations to OPG Pickering on the recent announcement to extend the life of Pickering station beyond 2020
News Release: US-based SNC-Lavalin JV affiliate signs multi-year contract with Holtec to decommission US nuclear power plant
News Release: US-based SNC-Lavalin JV affiliate signs multi-year contract with Holtec to decommission US nuclear power plant
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
News Release: US-based SNC-Lavalin JV affiliate signs multi-year contract with Holtec to decommission US nuclear power plant
OCNI / Bruce Power IRSN office opening in Port Elgin
OCNI / Bruce Power IRSN office opening in Port Elgin
Monday, July 30, 2018
OCNI / Bruce Power IRSN office opening in Port Elgin
SNC-Lavalin to decommission research reactor
SNC-Lavalin to decommission research reactor
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

SNC-Lavalin's Candu Energy Inc is to provide decommissioning services for the Saskatchewan Research Council's (SRC) Slowpoke-2 research reactor, the company announced. 

SNC-Lavalin to decommission research reactor
 L3 MAPPS to Support Terrestrial Energy With Advanced Reactor  Technology Development
L3 MAPPS to Support Terrestrial Energy With Advanced Reactor Technology Development
Thursday, July 19, 2018

L3 MAPPS and Terrestrial Energy announced that they have signed an agreement to develop real-time simulation for Terrestrial Energy’s Integral Molten Salt Reactor (IMSR), a Generation IV advanced nuclear power plant.

L3 MAPPS to Support Terrestrial Energy With Advanced Reactor Technology Development
Moltex Energy signs agreement for first deployment of its SSR-W nuclear reactor in New Brunswick
Moltex Energy signs agreement for first deployment of its SSR-W nuclear reactor in New Brunswick
Friday, July 13, 2018

Moltex is delighted to announce that it has also been selected by New Brunswick Energy Solutions Corporation and New Brunswick Power to progress development of its SSR-W (Stable Salt Reactor - Wasteburner) technology in New Brunswick, with the aim of deploying its first SSR-W at the Point Lepreau nuclear reactor site before 2030. 

Moltex Energy signs agreement for first deployment of its SSR-W nuclear reactor in New Brunswick
BWXT SIGNS MEDICAL ISOTOPE DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH BRUCE POWER
BWXT SIGNS MEDICAL ISOTOPE DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH BRUCE POWER
Thursday, July 12, 2018

(LYNCHBURG, Va. – July 12, 2018) – BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) announced that a subsidiary has signed an agreement with Bruce Power that will enable the two companies to collaborate on the development and supply of medical isotopes.

BWXT SIGNS MEDICAL ISOTOPE DEVELOPMENT AGREEMENT WITH BRUCE POWER
Bruce Power and Rolls-Royce expand digital partnership
Bruce Power and Rolls-Royce expand digital partnership
Wednesday, July 11, 2018

In a move that supports Bruce Power’s vision of providing reliable electricity to Ontario until 2064, Rolls-Royce has signed a memorandum of understanding to be Bruce Power’s digital partner.

This new agreement expands the two companies’ current T-104 program, which has exceeded its value delivery targets since starting in 2017. Rolls-Royce and Bruce Power will now collaborate more deeply to blend their skills and use leading industrial technologies to improve the reliability and cost effectiveness of maintenance at Bruce Power’s eight Ontario units.

Bruce Power and Rolls-Royce expand digital partnership
ATS lands $60 million in new Bruce Power orders
ATS lands $60 million in new Bruce Power orders
Friday, June 29, 2018

CAMBRIDGE — ATS Automation Tooling Systems has landed a $60-million contract for specialized tools destined for the Bruce Power refurbishment project.

ATS lands $60 million in new Bruce Power orders
Clarington’s Darlington Nuclear to be new source of life-saving medical isotope
Clarington’s Darlington Nuclear to be new source of life-saving medical isotope
Thursday, June 28, 2018

Darlington will ensure supply of critical medical isotope used for diagnostic and medical treatments

Clarington’s Darlington Nuclear to be new source of life-saving medical isotope
DARLINGTON NUCLEAR TO BECOME NEW SOURCE OF LIFESAVING MEDICAL ISOTOPES First Large Scale Commercial Station to Produce Mo-99 for Life Saving Care
DARLINGTON NUCLEAR TO BECOME NEW SOURCE OF LIFESAVING MEDICAL ISOTOPES First Large Scale Commercial Station to Produce Mo-99 for Life Saving Care
Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Toronto, ON – A collaboration between Ontario Power Generation’s (OPG) subsidiary Canadian Nuclear Partners (CNP) and a subsidiary of BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) will make Darlington Nuclear the first large scale commercial nuclear power station worldwide to produce molybdenum-99 (Mo-99) and will help ensure the world’s long term supply of this critical medical isotope that is used in over 30 million lifesaving diagnostic and medical treatments each year.



DARLINGTON NUCLEAR TO BECOME NEW SOURCE OF LIFESAVING MEDICAL ISOTOPES First Large Scale Commercial Station to Produce Mo-99 for Life Saving Care
Terrestrial Energy USA Awarded $3.15 Million from ARPA-E to Develop Next-Generation Pump for Generation IV Advanced Reactors
Terrestrial Energy USA Awarded $3.15 Million from ARPA-E to Develop Next-Generation Pump for Generation IV Advanced Reactors
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Terrestrial Energy USA announced today that it was awarded $3.15 million in funding by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E). The funding will support development of a next-generation molten salt pump that meets the performance requirements for use in Terrestrial Energy’s Integral Molten Salt Reactors (IMSR) and other Generation-IV advanced reactors. Terrestrial Energy USA will lead a team that includes Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and pump manufacturer Hayward Tyler Inc.


Terrestrial Energy USA Awarded $3.15 Million from ARPA-E to Develop Next-Generation Pump for Generation IV Advanced Reactors
READY TO REBUILD DARLINGTON NUCLEAR'S UNIT TWO
READY TO REBUILD DARLINGTON NUCLEAR'S UNIT TWO
Tuesday, June 12, 2018

First, Darlington Nuclear’s Unit 2 reactor was taken apart. Now, it’s time to put it back together.

READY TO REBUILD DARLINGTON NUCLEAR'S UNIT TWO

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