Nuclear, O&M, Reactors

RWE awards Westinghouse contract extension

24 March 2005 – RWE Power AG’s nuclear facilities will continue to be serviced by Westinghouse after the two companies signed a contract extension until 2009, worth approximately $50m.

Westinghouse will provide all non-destructive examination services at RWE’s nuclear power plants, Biblis A&B, Emsland and Gundremmingen B&C.

The scope of work includes steam generator primary and secondary services; reactor vessel in-service inspection; reactor vessel head penetration inspection; automated ultrasonic testing inspection for all Class 1 components; baffle to former and barrel bolt inspection; fuel alignment pin inspection; and various visual inspections.