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2014-07-16 08:22:48

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, July 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CB&I (NYSE:CBI) today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) to facilitate enhanced cooperation and collaboration between CNNC and CB&I in the development of nuclear power plants. The areas of cooperation include operation and maintenance support services for CNNC's operating nuclear power plants in China; engineering, procurement, and construction management...

2014-07-15 12:31:13

Construction of new Vogtle units builds on history of safety, quality and reliable generation ATLANTA, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This summer marks the 25(th) anniversary of the start of operations of Unit 2 at Georgia Power's Plant Vogtle near Waynesboro, Ga. Since first coming online in 1989, the 1,215 megawatt (MW) unit has operated continuously - safely and cleanly powering thousands of homes and businesses and employing thousands of residents from the surrounding...

2014-07-14 20:20:49

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 10, the American Nuclear Society selected Southern Nuclear's Charles Nesbitt as the recipient of the 2014 Robert L. Long Training Excellence Award. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080801/SOCOLOGO The ANS's Education, Training and Workforce Development Division established the award in 1993 to recognize outstanding, innovative, unique and cost-effective contributions to the nuclear training field. As training director for...

2014-07-11 23:01:37

Westinghouse Electric Company today announced the successful installation of its spent fuel pool level instrumentation system at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, operated by Tennessee Valley Authority. PITTSBURGH (PRWEB) July 11, 2014 Westinghouse Electric Company today announced the successful installation of its spent fuel pool level instrumentation system at Watts Bar Nuclear Plant, operated by Tennessee Valley Authority. Spent fuel pools are storage pools for spent, or used, nuclear fuel from...

2014-07-09 12:23:55

DALLAS, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Nuclear Power Plant & Equipment Market by Reactor Type (PWR, PHWR, BWR, HTGR, FBR etc.), by Equipment Type (Island Equipment and Auxiliary Equipment) & Geography - Global Trends & Forecast till 2019", defines and segments the nuclear power market with analysis and forecasts of the global revenue. The global Nuclear Power and Equipment Market is estimated to grow from over $56.86 Billion in 2014 to nearly $67.23...

2014-07-08 23:02:16

Transparency Market Research has published a new report titled "Uranium Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Analysis, Growth and Forecast 2012 - 2018" to its report store. Browse the full report: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/5-htp-market.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 08, 2014 US based market intelligence firm Transparency Market Research has added a comprehensive report on the global uranium market titled "Uranium Market - Global...

2014-07-08 08:27:59

Donald Grove, owner of Nuclear Recruiters, Inc., releases new book geared towards those interested in getting a job in the nuclear power industry GARDNER, Kan., July 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Author Donald Grove releases his new book: The Essential Guide to Getting a Job in the Nuclear Power Industry, How to Secure Full-Time Employment or Contract Work and is now available through Universal Publishers http://www.universal-publishers.com/book.php?method=ISBN&book=1627340130 Barnes...

2014-07-02 23:03:49

The report focuses on nuclear power plant and equipment market by type and geography. The value of the market for nuclear power plant and equipment is analyzed in detail for all major countries. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/nuclear-power-equipment-market-3844928.html) (PRWEB) July 02, 2014 The report "Nuclear Power and Equipment Market by Type Reactor Type (PWR and others),Equipment Type (Island Equipment and Auxiliary Equipment) and Geography-Global Trends &...

2014-07-02 08:28:45

System Features 1000-ft. Remote Water Level Measurement Capability. RICHLAND, Wash., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MOHR Test and Measurement LLC (MOHR), a supplier of water level and void fraction instrumentation for nuclear and other industrial applications, announced that the first 24 channels of its EFP-IL Spent Fuel Pool (SFP) Instrumentation (SFPI) System have successfully passed Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT), on-schedule and witnessed by representatives from 10 different U.S....

2014-06-23 16:22:10

BIRMINGHAM, Ala., June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Nuclear was honored by the Navy Reserve during a ceremony on June 20, at the Naval Station Norfolk in Norfolk, Va., for its exceptional support of America's citizen sailors. The company was one of 39 civilian employers from across the nation that received this prestigious award. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140623/120693 Nominations were made by Navy Reserve sailors who also have other employment. Southern Nuclear was...


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2005-05-25 11:04:31

Uranium is a chemical element in the periodic table that has the symbol U and atomic number 92. A heavy, silvery-white, toxic, metallic, and naturally-radioactive element, uranium belongs to the actinide series and its isotope 235U is used as the fuel for nuclear reactors and nuclear weapons. Uranium is commonly found in very small amounts in rocks, soil, water, plants, and animals (including humans). Notable characteristics When refined, uranium is a silvery white, weakly radioactive...

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