February 2017

L3 MAPPS to Upgrade Eskom's Koeberg Simulators

MONTREAL, February 28, 2017 – L3 MAPPS announced today that it has signed a contract with Eskom Holdings SOC Limited (Eskom) to perform a multi-phase project to prepare the two Koeberg Power Sta...


Bruce Power Program Canada’s Largest Infrastructure Project

Bruce Power’s Life-Extension Program has been ranked the largest infrastructure project in the country for 2017. The Top 100 Canada’s Biggest Infrastructure Projects list puts the $13-...


University of Guelph, Bruce Power and Nordion team up for research project using Cobalt-60

GUELPH, ON, Feb. 23, 2017 /CNW/ - A high-tech form of insect birth control connected to nuclear power could solve a devastating pest problem for Ontario farmers, says a University of Guelph researcher...


SNC-Lavalin awarded $28-million in contracts with Bruce Power

SNC-Lavalin officials are pleased to announce that the company has been awarded contracts worth almost $28-million in support of Bruce Power’s Major Component Replacement (MCR) project. Unde...


BWXT lands $30-million expansion of contract with Bruce Power

CAMBRIDGE — BWXT Canada says its contract to provide services to the Bruce Power nuclear plant near Kincardine has been expanded to the tune of $30 million. The Cambridge-based company said ...


L3 MAPPS to Supply Digital Control Computer System Hardware for Bruce Unit 6, Supporting Life Extension and Continued Low-Cost Nuclear Power

MONTREAL, February 21, 2017 – L3 MAPPS announced today that it has won a contract from Bruce Power to replace the existing Bruce B Unit 6 Digital Control Computer (DCC) system with all-new hardw...


Nuvia Canada and NA Engineering Associates Inc. announce signing of Cooperation Agreement

MARKHAM – February 15, 2017 – Leading engineering service providers Nuvia Canada Inc. (Nuvia) and NA Engineering Associates Inc. (NAE) have signed a strategic agreement to expand and deepe...


L3 MAPPS to Update Ling Ao Phase II Full Scope Simulator With Orchid® and Enhanced Severe Accident Simulation

MONTREAL, February 16, 2017 – L3 MAPPS announced today that it has been awarded a contract from Ling Ao Nuclear Power Co., Ltd. (LANPC), a division of China General Nuclear (CGN), to upgrade the...


Contract to support Life-Extension Program and help ensure continued low-cost power

Bruce Power and Hatch Ltd. have entered into a contract to support Bruce Power’s Life-Extension Program.  Hatch, a Canadian and employee-owned engineering, procurement and construction ...


Reactor inspection delivery tool system for Bruce Power nears completion at BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada in Peterborough

A highly advanced reactor inspection delivery tool system, only the second of its kind, is nearing completion at the BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada Inc. plant in Peterborough. The system is scheduled ...


Cambridge-based BWXT keen to cut power bill

CAMBRIDGE — Think your electricity bill is high? BWXT Canada president John MacQuarrie says the Cambridge plant's monthly electricity costs are around $80,000. But he's looking forward t...


Agreement with Laker Energy Products helps ensure continued low cost nuclear power

Bruce Power and Laker Energy Products Ltd. have entered into an agreement for feeder pipe material for the Bruce B Unit 6 Major Component Replacement Project. This is the first release under the $35 m...


ATS Automation appoints new Chief Executive Officer

CAMBRIDGE, ON, Feb. 8, 2017 /CNW/ - ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. (TSX:ATA) ("ATS" or the "Company") is very pleased to announce that Andrew Hider has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of A...


Unit 5 maintenance and inspection program will help ensure continued low-cost nuclear power

Bruce Power’s Unit 5 was removed from service on Feb. 3 to begin a planned maintenance and inspection program that will ensure Bruce Power continues to supply low-cost electricity to Ontario hom...


Areva NP and Bruce Power Sign Agreement for High-voltage Maintenance Program 31January 2017

“This is another in a series of strategic partnerships with companies in the nuclear industry that will provide significant economic spin-off for communities across the province and, in this cas...



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