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BWXT to design steam generator for China nuclear power project

BWX Technologies Inc. (NYSE: BWXT) said that subsidiary BWXT Canada Ltd. was awarded contracts for steam generator design and component manufacturing for a nuclear power plant in China.

China Nuclear Power Engineering Co. Ltd. and China Nuclear Power Design Co. Ltd. awarded the contract for the steam generator design for units 3 and 4 of the Guangxi Fangchenggang nuclear power plant. Contracts for the manufacture of steam generator components for Unit 3 and manufacturing support for GFNP’s Unit 4 were awarded by Dongfang Electric Corporation Limited and Dongfang (Guangzhou) Heavy Machinery Corporation Limited. Delivery of the steam generator components is set for 2018.

The plant will use HPR1000 reactors.

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