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DOE awards $50 million to Exelon for control room modernisation
The US Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded a $50 million cost-share with Exelon Generation to digitalise the control room at Limerick Generating Station in Pennsylvania.
ITI selected for Dounreay EC&I framework
UK-based ITI announced it has been chosen to support the next stages of the safe clean up and demolition at the Dounreay nuclear site, on the north coast of Scotland.
Westinghouse to upgrade Temelin NPP’s I&C systems
Westinghouse Electric and the Czech power company ČEZ have signed a landmark nine-year project agreement to upgrade the instrumentation and control (I&C) systems at the Temelin NPP.
Doosan Heavy to supply anti-seismic system for China’s Tianwan NPP
Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction said on 11 August that it had signed a contract with China Techenergy Co Ltd (CTEC), a subsidiary of China General Nuclear (CGN), to...
US GAIN programme supports sensors for SMRs and fuel development
The US Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Nuclear Energy said on 29 July that the Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) and Analysis and Measurement Services Corporation (AMS)...
South Korea to supply research reactor technology to Bangladesh
South Korea's Ministry of Science and ICT said on 15 July that the Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (Kaeri) had won a deal worth $3.88 million to export nuclear reactor...
Westinghouse signs I&C contract with Dominion Energy
Westinghouse Electric Company said on 8 July it had signed an instrumentation and control (I&C) contract with Dominion Energy for the implementation of a Digital Modernisation Program...
Prysmian Group to supply cables for Hinkley Point C
Milan-based Prysmian Group will supply cables to NNB Generation Company Limited, a subsidiary of EDF Energy, for the two pressurised water reactors (EPRs) at the Hinkley Point C NPP.
Westinghouse acquires ABB safety system platform
US-based Westinghouse Electric Company on 5 May announced the acquisition of ABB's AC160N control platform, which serves as the background technology for its US Nuclear...
Framatome launches central European subsidiary
France’s Framatome on 1 April announced the launch of Framatome Kft, a wholly owned subsidiary focused on automation systems for industry customers in Hungary and Central Europe....
Doosan Heavy wins contract to supply I&C equipment to China
South Korea’s Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction said on 31 March that it had signed a contract with China Techenergy (CTEC), a subsidiary of China General Nuclear Power Group,...
More equipment for Turkey’s Akkuyu NPP
Russia’s YuE Sedakov Research Institute of Measuring Systems (NIIIS), a branch of Russian Federal Nuclear Centre - All-Russian Research Institute of Experimental Physics (RFNC –...
Framatome to upgrade I&C at Calvert Cliffs nuclear plant
Framatome has recently signed a contract to upgrade a component of the instrumentation and control (I&C) system for the two units of Exelon’s Calvert Cliffs nuclear power plant in the USA.
Framatome to provide technical support for design of Hanhikivi APCS
France’s Framatome and Rusatom Automated Control Systems (RASU, part of Rosatom) have signed a contract to provide technical support for the design and system integration of an...
Framatome and Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories team up on nuclear
Framatome and US-based Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) have signed a teaming agreement to provide digital protection relays to nuclear power plants.
Rolls-Royce sells its nuclear instrumentation business
Rolls-Royce has signed an agreement to sell its civil nuclear instrumentation and control (I&C) business to Framatome to raise funds to support its post-pandemic recovery.
Westinghouse signs I&C contract with Southern Nuclear
US-based Westinghouse Electric Company has signed an instrumentation and control (I&C) modernisation contract with Southern Nuclear Operating Company for new Digital Rod...
Rolls-Royce to supply pressure transmitters to Hinkley Point C
Rolls-Royce has signed a contract for the delivery of safety-critical Bibloc® pressure transmitters to the UK's new Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant.
Rolls-Royce to supply pressure transmitters for China's Zhangzhou 1&2
Rolls-Royce has been awarded a multi-million euros contract by China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) to provide Bibloc® pressure transmitters for Zhangzhou1&2, two new Hualong...