2017-11

November 2017

Ontario PCs commit to continued support for nuclear refurbishment and continued operation at Pickering Nuclear Generating Station to 2024

November 27, 2017 – Patrick Brown and the Ontario PC Party held their policy conference on Saturday, November 25th, releasing The People’s Guarantee – a policy roadmap leading to the...

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Argentina to start building two new nuclear reactors in 2018

ABU DHABI, Oct 31 (Reuters) - Argentina plans to start building two new nuclear reactors next year, a government official said on Tuesday. The South American country already generates about 5 perc...

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Introducing the University of Ontario Institute of Technology's Fourth President and Vice-Chancellor

The Board of Governors of the University of Ontario Institute of Technology has named business dean and management scholar, Steven Murphy, PhD, as the university’s new President and Vi...

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Sargent & Lundy further expands its presence in Bruce County

Sargent & Lundy is expanding its local operations and opening a second office location in Kincardine, which it will share with sub-contractor APTIM Services Canada Corp. The office expansion i...

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Promation Nuclear Ltd. to design and supply fuel channel mock-ups Bruce Power MCR

Bruce Power and Promation Nuclear Ltd. entered into an agreement valued at more than $4 million in support of the Major Component Replacement (MCR) Project. As part of MCR’s Detube-Retube Pr...

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L3 MAPPS Signs Seven-Year Support Agreement for Tihange 1 Full Scope Simulator

MONTREAL, November 7, 2017 – L3 MAPPS announced today that it has signed a seven-year agreement with ENGIE Electrabel to provide support services for the Tihange 1 full scope simulator located a...

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Kincardine Hosts Wounded Warriors Fundraiser

Bruce Power is handing over a big cheque after its gala in support of Wounded Warriors Canada. The event in Kincardine raised $125,000 for Wounded Warriors, which provides assistance and programmi...

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Whitby company expands its Services to support Darlington Refurbishment

November 8, 2017, Whitby, Ontario – For AeroTek, partnering with Triumph Gear Systems (Triumph) to support Ontario Power Generation’s Darlington Refurbishment project was the launch pad to...

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Terrestrial Energy IMSR First Commercial Advanced Reactor Assessed By Regulator

OAKVILLE, ON – November 8, 2017 – Terrestrial Energy, a leading advanced reactor vendor, has received notice from the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) that it has successfully com...

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OPG reports Darlington refurbishment project is on time, on budget

TORONTO – Ontario Power Generation says that its multibillion-dollar Darlington refurbishment is on time and on budget one year into the project. The crown corporation says in its quarterly ...

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Emergency Preparedness Exercise at Pickering Nuclear

Pickering – Ontario Power Generation (OPG), in partnership with more than 30 organizations, is participating in a large-scale emergency preparedness exercise Dec. 6 and 7 at Pickering Nuclear Ge...

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MP tours McMaster Nuclear Reactor, Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging

John Oliver, Member of Parliament for Oakville, visited McMaster this past Friday, November 10. While on campus, MP Oliver toured the McMaster Nuclear Reactor alongside President Patrick Deane, Direct...

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Motion Electric and Kinectrics Join Bruce Power Extension Program

Bruce Power has new supplier partnership contracts with two more companies. Agreements have been signed with Motion Electric Motor Services, valued at more than $17 million, to support life extens...

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CNL seeks support for 2018 licence renewal

DEEP RIVER – Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) is seeking town council's endorsement for a 10-year operating licence at the Chalk River Laboratories. Last Wednesday night, David Cox, vice-...

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Hatch and subcontractors Winsafe & SPG partner with Bruce Power to continue support on the Life Extension Program

Following the successful completion of the Major Component Replacement (MCR) feeder mock-ups design project, the Ontario-headquartered global engineering firm Hatch has been awarded the detailed desig...

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L3 MAPPS Named in APAC CIO Outlook’s List of Top 25 Asia-Pacific Simulation Solution Providers

MONTREAL, November 27, 2017 – L3 MAPPS announced today that it was named in APAC CIO Outlook’s list of 2017 Top 25 Simulation Solution Providers in the Asia-Pacific region. APAC CIO Outloo...

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The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries welcomes OPG CEO & President Jeff Lyash as keynote speaker at its AGM Lunch

November 29, 2017, Pickering, Ontario. – The Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI) held its Annual General Meeting and AGM Lunch on November 29 at the Ajax Convention Centre.  ...

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Hoskin Scientific Introduces the Luna ODiSI-6100 Multichannel Sensing Platform

The ODiSI is a revolutionary Fibre Optic Strain & Temperature measurement technology that offers strain or temperature measurement along every millimeter of fiber and is perfect for detecting high...

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Nordion, Bruce Power and Cameco providing reliable supply of Cobalt-60

Successful collaboration between leading players in Canada’s nuclear industry assures a stable and reliable supply of Cobalt-60 for use in healthcare and other applications that benefit millions...

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Bruce Power named one of Canada’s Most Admired™ Corporate Cultures

The national program, now in its 13th year, annually recognizes best-in-class Canadian organizations for having cultures that have helped them enhance performance and sustain a competitive advant...

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