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L-3 MAPPS awarded contract for Korean Candu simulator


13 April 2016

Wolsong - 48Canada's L-3 MAPPS is to supply a full-scope training simulator for the Wolsong 1 Candu pressurized heavy water reactor in South Korea under a contract signed with Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power. It will mark L-3's first implementation of severe accident simulation for Candu plants.

Duncan Hawthorne to lead UK's Horizon Nuclear Power


04 March 2016

Duncan Hawthorne - 48Horizon Nuclear Power, the wholly owned UK subsidiary of Japan's Hitachi, announced today the appointment of Duncan Hawthorne as chief executive officer effective 1 May. Horizon said Hawthorne joins "as the company continues to progress its lead Wylfa Newydd project."

Angra 1 simulator inaugurated

New Nuclear

19 February 2016

Angra 1 simulator upgrade completed - 48A ceremony has been held to inaugurate the new full-scope simulator for unit 1 of Brazil's Angra nuclear power plant. It is the first simulator in the country for training nuclear operators.

L-3 MAPPS to upgrade Slovenian simulator


08 April 2016

Krsko simulator - 48The full-scope simulator at Slovenia's single-unit Krško nuclear power plant is to be upgraded by Canada-based L-3 MAPPS under a contract signed with operator Nuklearna Elektrarna Krško.

KHNP workers to help commission first UAE unit

New Nuclear

03 March 2016

KHNP-ENEC - March 2016 - 48Korea Hydro and Nuclear Power has agreed to send dozens of its workers to the United Arab Emirates to assist with the commissioning of the first unit at the Barakah nuclear power plant.

L-3 MAPPS celebrates opening of upgraded Sizewell B simulator


18 February 2016

Sizewell B simulator upgrade completion - 48L-3 MAPPS announced yesterday that it had participated in the official opening of EDF Energy's upgraded Sizewell B plant training simulator on January 21, in Suffolk, England. The Canadian company was awarded a contract to carry out the upgrade work in September 2014.