Supply chain rss

Doosan Vina celebrates N-Stamp


03 April 2014

Doosan Vina of Vietnam has received six nuclear certificates from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, allowing the power equipment manufacturer to supply nuclear products.

Nuclear companies roll out expertise


28 February 2014

Boeing_737_MAX_8_(Boeing)_68x48Areva Inc and Atomic Energy of Canada Ltd have announced separate initiatives that will see the companies share technology developed for nuclear energy applications with non-nuclear markets.

Forgemasters accredited for nuclear components


21 February 2014

Sheffield Forgemasters site 48Sheffield Forgemasters of the UK has supplied steel castings for nuclear power plants for many years, but has now gained American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) accreditation to fabricate safety critical cast components.

Toshiba's first PWR component


14 March 2014

Summer core barrel 48The core barrel for the first AP1000 to start construction in the USA has been manufactured at a Toshiba facility in Japan, the first time the company has supplied a component for a pressurized water reactor (PWR).

Express delivery for new nuclear plant

New Nuclear

26 February 2014

Novovoronezh II 2 SG delivery, February 2014 (ZIO-Podolsk) 72x48The first steam generator has been delivered to a new nuclear reactor at Novovoronezh. The 430 tonne component arrived on a specially designed articulated train carriage.

Steam generator pre-order for Watts Bar 2

New Nuclear

14 February 2014

Watts_Bar_October_2007_(TVA)_48The board of the Tennessee Valley Authority has approved a $160 million contract to order additional steam generators for Watts Bar 2. The plant is expected to start up in two years using its previously-supplied steam generators.