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2009-11-10 09:09:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. China Nuclear Power Industry Report, 2009 http://www.reportlinker.com/p0158886/China-Nuclear-Power-Industry-Report-2009.html#utm_source=prnewswire&utm_medium=pr&utm_campaign=prnewswire In contrast to the limitations of traditional energies, nuclear energy has merits in environmental friendliness, power generating efficiency and security. Currently, many...

2009-09-30 09:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- An agreement signed earlier yesterday between the United States and Italy drew strong support from Westinghouse Electric Company as the two countries took a major step closer to opening the Italian market to U.S. nuclear technology. Claudio Scajola, Italy's minister for economic development, Dr. Steven Chu, U.S. Secretary of Energy, and Deputy Secretary of Commerce Dennis F. Hightower met in Washington, D.C. to sign a Joint Declaration on Nuclear...

2009-09-14 14:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company subsidiary PaR Nuclear, Inc. of Shoreview, Minn. has partnered with Hutchinson Manufacturing (HMI) of Hutchinson, Minn. to form a joint venture company named NuCrane Manufacturing, LLC (NuCrane). NuCrane will fabricate, assemble and test specialty cranes for nuclear power plants, including the new Westinghouse-designed AP1000(TM) plants under construction in China and those planned for future construction in the U.S. The...

2009-08-11 11:07:00

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company announced the appointment of William C. Burns as president of subsidiary company PaR Nuclear, effective immediately. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090811/NE60011 ) In making the announcement, Westinghouse Field Services Vice President David Howell said: "PaR Nuclear will play a significant role in support of crane projects for the AP1000(TM) nuclear plants that Westinghouse will be providing throughout the...

2009-07-28 15:37:00

PITTSBURGH, July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it and The Shaw Group Inc., (NYSE: SGR) have been awarded a contract by South Carolina Electric & Gas Company (SCE&G), the principal subsidiary of SCANA Corporation (NYSE: SCG), to provide nuclear maintenance, modification, refueling outage and design engineering services to its existing V.C. Summer Nuclear Station Unit 1 as well as to Units 2 and 3, Westinghouse AP1000 (TM) nuclear...

2009-05-28 12:00:00

- Company affirms commitment to localization, infrastructure - Follows signing of nuclear cooperation agreement by U.S., India PITTSBURGH, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company announced today that it will begin discussions with Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd., (NPCIL) with a goal of reaching agreement on the deployment of Westinghouse AP1000(TM) nuclear power plants in India. The announcement followed signing of a memorandum of understanding by Dr. S. K. Jain,...

2009-04-19 12:00:00

- Significant milestone in China's ambitious nuclear energy program - AP1000(TM) nuclear power plant set to come on line in 2013 SHANGHAI, April 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company, its consortium partner The Shaw Group Inc., China's State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and Sanmen Nuclear Power Company of China National Nuclear Corporation today announced the successful completion, on schedule, of the first pour of basemat structural concrete for the...

2008-10-27 15:00:24

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company announced today that it will open an office here in February 2009 in response to the nuclear renaissance and related business growth. The initial focus of Westinghouse's expanded Charlotte-based workforce will be on balance of plant engineering, and Boiling Water Reactor (BWR) instrumentation and control system development and project execution. The new Westinghouse office is located at 3545 Whitehall Park Drive, 15...

2008-09-29 06:00:30

Text of report in English by Chinese publication Beijing Review on 25 September [Report: "Nuclear Ambitions"] China will begin to build the world's first third-generation nuclear power plant at the Sanmen Nuclear Power Project in Sanmen City, coastal Zhejiang Province, in March 2009, according to the State Nuclear Power Technology Corp. The plant will use the AP1000 technology transferred from the US Westinghouse Electric Co. Westinghouse said the AP1000 uses less cable, piping and valves...

2008-08-26 12:01:22

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company and The Shaw Group Inc. today announced they have signed a letter of intent (LOI) to form a joint venture to fabricate and assemble structural and equipment modules for AP1000(TM) nuclear power plants to be built in the United States and selected global markets in which in-country supply is not available. Under terms of the LOI, Westinghouse and Shaw will each hold ownership shares in the joint venture. Additional terms...


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