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2010-08-17 14:00:00

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company has appointed Michael Sweeney to the position of vice president and deputy general counsel, Westinghouse Legal and Contracts, Environment, Health and Safety. In this newly formed role, Mr.

2010-08-06 09:30:00

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company LLC announced today that it has successfully completed the Final Design Review of the AP1000(TM) squib valves. Representatives from the U.S.

2010-07-28 09:00:00

PITTSBURGH, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company has been awarded a contract by Enresa (Empresa Nacional de Residuos Radiactivos) to dismantle the reactor vessel (RV) internals at the Jose Cabrera Nuclear Power Station (also known as Zorita), located in Almonacid de Zorita, 43 miles east of Madrid, Spain.

2010-07-12 08:58:00

PITTSBURGH, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company today announced several organizational appointments in support of its newly formed Europe, Middle East and Africa operations, based in Brussels. "The opportunities for success in this area of the world are literally limitless," said Anders Jackson, Westinghouse president of Europe, Middle East and Africa.

2010-07-02 09:00:00

PITTSBURGH, July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company announced today the appointment of Shigenori Shiga to the position of Chairman, replacing Steve Tritch, who retired July 1. Mr.

2010-06-25 08:29:00

PITTSBURGH, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company, its consortium team member The Shaw Group Inc.

2010-06-23 14:13:00

PITTSBURGH, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- NuCrane Manufacturing LLC (NuCrane) has begun fabricating, assembling and testing specialty cranes for nuclear power plants, including the Westinghouse-designed AP1000(TM) plants under construction in China and those planned for future construction in the U.S. NuCrane - a joint venture between Westinghouse Electric Company subsidiary PaR Nuclear, Inc.

2010-06-22 14:54:00

PITTSBURGH, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Westinghouse Electric Company achieved a significant improvement in the thermal performance of the Seabrook Nuclear Power Station in Seabrook, N.H., as a result of cleaning the station's four steam generators using the Advanced Scale Conditioning Agent (ASCA) process.

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