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General Atomics to Conduct Nuclear Reactor Fuel R&D Under DOE Grants

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 2, 2018 — General Atomics has received funds via grants under the Energy Department‘s U.S. Industry Opportunities for Advanced Nuclear Technology Development program to advance research and development on new fuel types for nuclear reactors, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday DOE will support two projects worth an estimated …

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CTC-Operated Center to Manufacture Steam Generator for NuScale Reactor; Ed Sheehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 21, 2017 — Concurrent Technologies Corp. will build a prototype steam generator for a Fluor-backed (NYSE: FLR) company under an initial contract to produce a component of a proposed small modular reactor, ExecutiveBiz reported Nov. 13. NuScale Power said Nov. 8 the CTC-operated Center for Advanced Nuclear Manufacturing …

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CTC to Operate Future Nuclear Manufacturing Center in Pennsylvania; Ed Sheehan Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 18, 2017 — Concurrent Technologies Corp. plans to launch a new center in Pennsylvania that will work to update manufacturing processes for small modular and advanced reactor systems, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it will operate the future Center for Advanced Nuclear Manufacturing in Johnstown that will leverage concepts …

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General Atomics Exec Covers 4 Principles for Advanced Nuclear Reactor With Senate Panel

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 25, 2016 — A General Atomics scientist has testified before a subpanel of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee in support of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission‘s modernization efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday Christina Back, its vice president for nuclear technologies and materials, also discussed the principles that form …

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Bechtel, BWXT to Develop Small, Modular Nuclear Reactors

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 8, 2016 — Bechtel has partnered with BWX Technologies to build a small modular nuclear reactor for certification by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission as part of the Generation mPower project, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Bechtel said Friday it will provide engineering, construction and program management services while BWXT will provide …

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The Telegraph: BAE Secures $290M in UK Nuclear Submarine Prototyping Funds

BAE Systems has received an additional $290 million in contract funds to continue work on a replacement platform for the U.K.’s Vanguard-class nuclear ballistic missile submarines, The Telegraph reported Monday. Alan Tovey writes BAE will use the money to build Successor-class submarine layouts, systems and prototypes for the British navy. The U.K. has invested more than …

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