Central Design Bureau of Machine Building (CDBMB), a part of Machine Building Division of Rosatom – Atomenergomash has delivered the batch of equipment for the 1st and 2nd units of Koodankulam Nuclear Power Plant in India.
23 Jul 2018
22 Jun 2018
GE Power’s Steam Power has commenced manufacturing the first rotor of the Arabelle steam turbine for the 3.2GW Hinkley Point C project in the UK.
30 May 2018
Vallourec subsidiary Valinox Nucléaire has been awarded a contract by French reactor firm Framatome to supply steam generator tubes for the European Pressurised Reactors (EPR) to be installed at the 3,260MW Hinkley Point C power plant in Somerset, UK.
25 May 2018
Framatome has delivered safety instrumentation and control (I&C) system for unit 3 of the Tianwan nuclear power plant in China.
19 Apr 2018
Forsmarks Kraftgrupp has given a supply order for industrial diesel engines to Caterpillar for an emergency cooling system at the 3.27GW Forsmark nuclear power plant in Sweden.
10 Nov 2016
Rolls-Royce has been awarded ‘preferred bidder’ status for the contract to supply an integrated nuclear emergency diesel system (the ‘ultimate diesel generators’) for the planned Hinkley Point C nuclear power station in Somerset, UK. The system will consist of four generation sets each powered by an MTU diesel generator made by Rolls-Royce Power Systems and managed by a Rolls-Royce patented instrumentation and control system.
17 Aug 2006
Japan’s Chubu Electric Power Co has shut down its Hamaoka unit 5 reactor after excessive vibration in the low-pressure sections of its steam turbines. A visual inspection revealed that a number of blades had failed and one had broken off.