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Framatome’s Le Creusot plant increases production
Framatome has ramped up production of replacement component parts at its manufacturing plant located at Le Creusot in France.
Contract signed to develop specialised piping for BREST reactor
Russia’s ZiO-Podolsk plant has signed an agreement with the TMK Group for the manufacture of pipes for the steam generator of the BREST-OD-300 reactor. ZiO-Podolsk is part...
First RPV arrives at Turkey's Akkuyu nuclear plant
The 330t reactor pressure vessel (RPV) for unit 1 of Turkey's Akkuyu nuclear power plant has been delivered to the construction site.
More equipment shipped for Bangladesh nuclear plant
The Petrozavodskmash branch of Russia’s AEM-Technologies has begun shipping the housings of the main circulation pumps for unit 1 of the Rooppur nuclear power plant in Bangladesh.
Doosan Heavy to supply pressuriser to Iter
South Korea’s Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction said the consortium it formed with UK-based subsidiary Doosan Babcock had recently signed an agreement with the Iter Organisation...
Atommash assembles reactor vessel for Russia’s Kursk II
Atomenergomash has assembled two halves of the new generation VVER-TOI nuclear reactor into a single whole for welding the final closing seam.
Core melt trap delivered for Turkey’s Akkuyu 1
Russia’s Akkuyu Nuclear, the project management company building Turkey’s Akkuyu NPP, said that the melt trap for unit 2 of the plant had been delivered to the construction site.
Russia ships steam generators to Akkuyu nuclear plant
Russia’s Atommash plant in Volgodonsk (a branch of AEM-Technologies, part Atomenergomash, the machine-building division of Rosatom), has shipped four steam generators for unit 1...
Equipment shipped for Akkuyu turbine hall
Russia’s AAEM Turbine Technologies and ZiO-Podolsk have manufactured the first equipment for the machine room at the Akkuyu nuclear plant under construction in Turkey.
RPV for Akkuyu 1 undergoes hydraulic tests
The Volgodonsk branch of AEM Technologies (part of Rosatom’s engineering division - Atomenergomash) has completed the hydraulic tests on the reactor pressure vessel (RPV) for unit 1...
Russia ships equipment for Turkey’s Akkuyu nuclear plant
Russia’s Atommash said on 22 May that it had shipped the first components for the Turkish Akkuyu nuclear power plant being built by state nuclear corporation Rosatom.
GEH to hold webinar on BWRX-300
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) is planning to conduct a webinar for Canadian suppliers interested in providing material, equipment and services in support of the possible construction...
UniTech does not foresee disruption to PPE supplies to nuclear industry
US-based UniTech Services Group continues to provide personal protective equipment (PPE) to the North American nuclear industry during the Covid-19 pandemic, and says it does...
Russia spare parts for Ukrainian nuclear power plants
Ukrainian nuclear utility Energoatom has purchased Russian spare parts for power units from Kingisepp Machine-Building Plant (KMZ), which, at €2.4million ($2.68m) proved to be...
UK firms team up to deliver hydraulic solutions to the nuclear sector
UK-based Industrial and Marine Hydraulics (IMH) and Advanced Actuators Limited are forming a new partnership to provide hydraulic solutions to the nuclear energy sector.
AEM-Technologies approved as a supplier for Chinese NPPs
Russia’s AEM-Technologies (part of state nuclear corporation Rosatom’s engineering division - Atomenergomash) has been registered as a manufacturer of civilian nuclear equipment...
Bruce Power’s refurbishment provides work for supply chain
Canada’s Akromold has signed a commercial agreement with Laker Energy Products and has opened a second plant to manufacture machine-precision components for nuclear reactors for Bruce Power.
New UK nuclear centre opens in Derby
Nuclear AMRC Midlands, a new research and innovation centre is opening n the iHub at Infinity Park, Derby to support manufacturers across the region.
Pressure vessel base is manufactured for Turkey’s Akkuyu
The pressure vessel base of the VVER-1200 reactor for unit 1 of Turkey’s Akkuyu has been manufactured by Atommash in Volgodonsk, Russian state nuclear corporation Rosatom said on 8 February.