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US nuclear operator selects GSE simulation software
An unnamed US nuclear utility has selected the GSE Systems OpenSim™ 7.0 simulation platform to be implemented across its nuclear fleet.
L3 MAPPS to service Tihange simulator
Canada’s L3 MAPPS said on 7 November that it had signed a seven-year agreement with ENGIE Electrabel to provide support services for the full scope simulator at Belgium’s Tihange 1.
Simulator upgraded at Krsko
Canada's L3 Mapps has finished an upgrade of the full scope simulator at Slovenia’s Krško nuclear plant as part of a modernisation and safety improvement programme.
L3 MAPPS to upgrade simulators at South Africa's Koeberg
Canada-based L3 MAPPS is to upgrade two simulators at South Africa's two-unit Koeberg nuclear plant, under a contract signed on 28 February with power utility Eskom.
L3 MAPPS wins contract from Bruce Power
Canada’s L3 MAPPS announced on 22 February that it has won a contract from Bruce Power to replace the existing Bruce B unit 6 Digital Control Computer (DCC) system with all-new hardware.
Simulator upgrade for China’s Ling Ao
Canada’s L3 Mapps has been awarded a contract by China General Nuclear Power Corporation to upgrade the full scope operator training simulator for Phase II of the Lingao nuclear plant...
L3 Mapps gets contract for Dungeness simulator
Canada-based L3 Mapps has been awarded a contract by EDF Energy Nuclear Generation Limited upgrade the operator training simulator for the UK’s Dungeness B nuclear power plant.
Simulator upgrade for Mexico’s Laguna Verde NPP
Canada-based L-3 Mapps has signed a contract with Mexico’s Instituto Nacional de Electricidad y Energías Limpias (National Institute of Electricity and Clean Energy - Ineel) to...
GSE to upgrade simulator at UK’s Torness NPP
US-based GSE Systems announced on 3 January that it has been awarded an expanded contract to upgrade the control room station simulation system for EDF Energy's Torness NPP in the UK...
Russia’s Rostov NPP gets new simulator
An operator training simulator developed by Russia’s National Research Nuclear University (NRU-MEPhI) has been launched at the Rostov NPP and approved by nuclear utility...
New simulator for South Korea’s Wolsong NPP
Canada's L-3 Mapps has signed a contract with Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (KHNP) to supply a full-scope training simulator for the Wolsong 1 Candu pressurized heavy water reactor in...
Simulator at Slovenia’s Krško NPP to be upgraded
Canada-based L-3 MAPPS is to upgrade the full-scope simulator at Slovenia's single-unit Krško NPP under a contract signed with operator Nuklearna Elektrarna Krško (NEK). The...
Simulator upgrade for Iran’s Bushehr NPP
Russia’s All Russian Scientific & Research Institute for Nuclear Power Plant Operation (VNIIAES) is upgrading the full-scale simulator (FSS) it supplied to unit 1 of Iran’s Bushehr...
Brazil’s Angra NPP inaugurates simulator
A full-scope simulator has been inaugurated for unit 1 of Brazil's Angra NPP - the second simulator in Brazil for training nuclear operators. The ceremony on 18 February was attended...
L-3 MAPPS to supply simulator to Japan
Canada's L-3 MAPPS is to supply a severe accident simulator to Westinghouse for an unnamed Tokyo customer - the company's first sale of a plant simulator to Japan.
L-3 Mapps to upgrade simulator for Argentina
Canada's L-3 Mapps has been awarded a contract to upgrade the full scope simulator for Argentina's Embalse NPP by nuclear utility Nucleoeléctrica Argentina SA (NA-SA)
L-3 MAPPS awarded work on Cernavoda simulator
Canada's L-3 MAPPS has received an order from GE Energy Control Solutions to implement the new GE EX2100e main generator excitation control system on the Cernavodă full scope simulator...
Taishan simulator ready for training
French simulator company CORYS, which is co-owned by AREVA and EDF, has completed installation and commissioning of the full scope simulator for the Taishan EPR, currently...
Heysham 1 simulator upgrade complete
Canada-based simulator company, L-3 MAPPS, has recently celebrated the opening of the new upgraded training simulator at EDF Energy's Heysham 1 nuclear power station in the UK.