Nuclear Power Plant Retrofits & Upgrades (PLIM/PLEX)

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Retrofits & Upgrades News

GEH supplies 500th nuclear control rod blade

04/20/2015 GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) delivered its 500th Ultra Control Rod Bl...

Areva’s nuclear reactor vessel flaws may be “costly”

04/17/2015 The French nuclear regulator says anomalies found in Areva’s nuclear rea...

Nuclear power plant water leak contained

04/15/2015 A heavy water leak at a nuclear power plant in Canada was contained and ...

Susquehanna nuclear Unit 2 trips offline

04/13/2015 PPL's (NYSE: PPL) Susquehanna nuclear power plant Unit 2 automatically s...

U.S. utilities pick Areva as nuclear plants’ EOC

04/13/2015 Several U.S. utilities picked Areva as their Engineer of Choice (EOC) to...

Susquehanna nuclear Unit 2 shut down for scheduled outage

04/13/2015 Unit 2 at the Susquehanna nuclear power plant was disconnected from the ...

Licensing approvals “very close” for Japan nuclear reactors’ restart

04/09/2015 Japan’s nuclear regulator said it is close to completing its review of t...

Farley nuclear power plant goes offline for scheduled outage

03/30/2015 Workers at the Farley nuclear power plant in Alabama took Unit 1 offline...

Technology to look inside Fukushima reactors faces challenge

03/30/2015 The cutting-edge technology was billed as a way to decipher where exactl...

S. Africa court dismisses Westinghouse nuclear generator replacement dispute

03/27/2015 A South African court dismissed a filing from Westinghouse Electric Co. ...

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