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B&W delivers replacement nuclear steam generators

Babcock & Wilcox Canada Ltd. (NYSE: BWC) shipped two replacement steam generators for FirstEnergy’s (NYSE: FE)Davis-Besse nuclear power plant in Ohio. B&W Canada is a subsidiary of The Babcock & Wilcox Co.

The 470-ton steam generators will be installed during the spring 2014 outage at the plant. The delivery culminates a six-year planning and manufacturing process. The generators were designed and built at B&W’s facility in Cambridge, Ontario.

Bechtel will provide the engineering, procurement and construction services to replace the steam generators.

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