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2014-02-25 12:28:41

MONTREAL, Feb. 25, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - SNC-Lavalin Inc. (TSX: SNC) announces today the appointment of Preston Swafford to the role of Chief Nuclear Officer, President and CEO, Candu Energy, effective March 1, 2014. Based in Toronto and reporting to the Company's Power Group President, Alexander (Sandy) Taylor, Mr. Swafford will be responsible for growing SNC-Lavalin's nuclear business to meet the needs of its customers for technical services, major refurbishments and new builds...

2013-11-01 08:23:51

HOUSTON, Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Each year, POWER magazine selects the most noteworthy nuclear power plants worldwide to be designated Top Plants. Winning plants are profiled in the November issue, and awards are presented at the ELECTRIC POWER Conference & Exhibition being held in New Orleans, April 1-3, 2014. This year's award-winning nuclear Top Plants are: -- Bruce Nuclear Generating Station, Kincardine, Ontario, Canada. With refurbishment of Units 1 and 2, Bruce...

2013-06-10 16:21:12

RICHMOND, BC, June 10, 2013 /CNW/ - MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. ("MDA" or the "Company") (TSX: MDA), a global communications and information company, announced today that it has signed a CA$2.2 million contract with Bruce Power, an Ontario-based nuclear operator, to help develop inspection and maintenance technologies as part of the design phase of the Bruce Reactor Inspection and Maintenance System (BRIMS). The objective behind BRIMS is to significantly reduce the...

2011-07-05 00:00:29

North America's foremost gathering of nuclear construction leaders is back for its third year - and it couldn't be happening at a more critical time for the nuclear renaissance. This year's forum will give you the direction and tools you need to build a comprehensive nuclear strategy that will ensure project success in a volatile market. London (PRWEB) July 04, 2011 From October 25-27 2011, nuclear experts will meet in Charlotte, North Carolina to discuss construction across North America...

2009-04-01 14:19:00

OptoScreener system to enhance security control with weapon and liquid detection at the Ontario nuclear power plant QUEBEC CITY, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Optosecurity Inc., (http://www.optosecurity.com), a company developing breakthrough security products that improve the performance of checkpoint X-ray screening systems, today announced the sale of several units of its unique security system, the OptoScreener, to Bruce Power Generating Station located in Ontario, Canada. Optosecurity is...

2008-12-18 08:15:00

Companies Demonstrate Innovative, Creative and Successful Approach to Enterprise Content Management CHICAGO, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Open Text (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTC), a global leader in enterprise content management (ECM), today announced Hasbro, Halliburton, Northrop Grumman, The Supreme Court of the Netherlands, GM Europe, and Bruce Power as the winners of its 2008 GlobalStar Enterprise Awards. The awards were handed out at the company's recent Open Text Content World...

2008-10-31 15:00:23

The Canadian Hydrogen Association will work with Bruce Power and representatives of the University of Waterloo and McMaster University to study the potential of building a clean energy hub at Nanticoke involving next generation nuclear, hydrogen, wind and solar. The proposal could produce clean electricity and create thousands of jobs. Bruce Power announced today that it was launching an Environmental Assessment (EA) planning process considering new nuclear at Nanticoke and in parallel will...

2008-06-18 21:00:20

By Jennifer Graham, THE CANADIAN PRESS REGINA - A "bonanza" of uranium and a government keen on opening the door to nuclear power has energy companies circulating Saskatchewan in hopes of flipping the switch on a reactor. A day after Bruce Power (TSX:CCO, TSX:TRP) announced plans to study the feasibility of building a reactor in the province, the head of Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd. was in Regina touting nuclear energy. "The economics of nuclear power for this province in my mind are...

2008-06-17 21:00:20

By THE CANADIAN PRESS SASKATOON - Saskatchewan, the world's largest producer of uranium, looked to jump into the nuclear game Tuesday with word that Bruce Power (TSX:CCO, TSX:TRP) will study the possibility of building a reactor in the province. But critics charged that the move is aimed at pitting Saskatchewan and Alberta against each other in a nuclear race. Duncan Hawthorne, president and CEO of Bruce Power, announced that the company will undertake a feasibility study on the...

2008-06-17 18:00:39

By Jennifer Graham, THE CANADIAN PRESS SASKATOON - Ontario-based Bruce Power (TSX:CCO, TSX:TRP) is looking into the possibility of building a nuclear power plant in Saskatchewan. Company president and CEO Duncan Hawthorne released a plan Tuesday dubbed the Saskatchewan 2020 initiative. It involves studying the potential of bringing nuclear energy to Saskatchewan to ensure the province has a secure supply of clean energy in the future. "The reality of climate change is upon us and the...