Business Wire

Westinghouse Wins Competitive Bid for Delivery of Nuclear Fuel to Spain

Del

Westinghouse Electric Company today announced the signing of a contract for manufacture and delivery of boiling water reactor (BWR) fuel to Cofrentes Nuclear Power Plant (CNC) in Spain in 2019 and 2021. CNC is wholly owned by Iberdrola Generación Nuclear S.A.

“The reliability and excellent performance of our fuel products are the main reasons for the continued trust Iberdrola has shown us. It also confirms our position as a leading supplier of BWR fuel in Europe,” says Aziz Dag, Westinghouse vice president and managing director, Northern Europe.

Westinghouse will deliver its extensively proven SVEA-96 Optima2 design, which has been operating flawlessly for more than a decade in CNC. Under the terms of the contract, CNC will also have the opportunity to implement TRITON11™, the latest BWR fuel innovation from Westinghouse. TRITON11 offers best-in-class uranium utilization, and is designed to give utilities the power to enhance the fuel economy and capacity factors.

“We are pleased to be able to continue the successful cooperation between our companies,” said Xavier Coll Sugrañes, Westinghouse vice president and managing director, Southern Europe.

The fuel will be manufactured at the Westinghouse fuel fabrication facility in Västerås, Sweden, which will also provide the included engineering and fuel services support.

Contact information

Westinghouse Electric Company
Sarah Cassella, +1-412-374-4744 (Desk)
+1-724-272-2997 (Cell)
External Communications Manager
cassels@westinghouse.com
www.westinghousenuclear.com

Om Business Wire

Business Wire
Business Wire
24 Martin Lane
EC4R 0DR London

+44 20 7626 1982http://www.businesswire.co.uk

(c) 2018 Business Wire, Inc., All rights reserved.

Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in multiplatform press release distribution.

Følg saker fra Business Wire

Registrer deg med din epostadresse under for å få de nyeste sakene fra Business Wire på epost fortløpende. Du kan melde deg av når som helst.

Siste saker fra Business Wire

KOKUYO to Showcase the Revolutionary "360° Gliding Chair ing" at ORGATEC 201816.10.2018 10:13Pressemelding

KOKUYO Co., Ltd. (TOKYO: 7984), a leading provider of office design and furniture in Japan, will take part in ORGATEC 2018 (http://www.orgatec.com/). The exhibition, held in Cologne, Germany, from October 23rd to 27th, is the largest International Trade Fair for Furnishing and Management of Offices and Office Facilities. This year, KOKUYO will present its revolutionary office chair, “360° Gliding Chair ing”, which is never seen before in Europe. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181016005530/en/ The "360° Gliding Chair ing" defines the way you sit. (Photo: Business Wire) “360° Gliding Chair ing” is an office chair with a completely new concept to improve white-collar health and creativity. Nowadays, research confirmed that sitting for long hours not only causes white-collar workers' discomfort but also serious health issues. To address this problem, KOKUYO pioneered the innovative chair, “360° Gliding Chair ing”

Going Digital (Twins): Bentley Inaugurates iTwin™ Services!16.10.2018 09:04Pressemelding

The Year in Infrastructure 2018 Conference – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure, today announced the forthcoming availability of iTwin™ Services, digital twin cloud services for infrastructure projects (project digital twins) and assets (performance digital twins). iTwin™ Services can be transparently provisioned within Bentley’s Connected Data Environment (CDE) for ProjectWise and AssetWise users. Requirements for Realizing the Potential of Infrastructure Digital Twins Infrastructure asset owners and their teams have recognized the potential for leveraging digital twins in many ambitious use cases including the application of analytics, artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) in simulations and decision support throughout the lifecycle of design, construction, and operations. To realize this potential, representations of assets need obviou

Clickadu Chooses Digital Element’s IP Intelligence Solution to Enable Accurate Geotargeting Globally16.10.2018 08:00Pressemelding

Digital Element, the global IP geolocation data and services provider, has today announced that expert performance marketing and traffic monetization platform, Clickadu, has chosen its NetAcuity EdgeTM technology, to improve global performance for clients through the provision of enhanced targeting for their campaigns. Clickadu is a powerful ad network for both mobile and web channels, delivering profit optimization for advertisers and publishers across the world. The company allows brand advertisers and media buyers to acquire trusted traffic sources worldwide and generates over 250 million impressions daily – allowing its clients to leverage real-time data performance statistics to target their audiences more effectively. Clickadu selected Digital Element’s IP intelligence and geolocation solution to access global IP datasets with granular accuracy to improve its traffic tracking offering. By using Digital Element’s NetAcuity Edge technology, Clickadu will be able to identify consume

Utimaco Cleared to Complete Acquisition of Atalla16.10.2018 06:55Pressemelding

Utimaco, the second largest global provider of Hardware Security Modules (HSMs) today announced it has received United States regulatory approval to complete its acquisition of the Atalla Hardware Security Module (HSM) and Enterprise Secure Key Manager (ESKM) business lines of Micro Focus. The transaction is due to close on November 5, 2018. “This is a significant milestone, and we look forward to bringing the Atalla team under the information security umbrella of Utimaco. After several changes of ownership, we are happy to offer Atalla a long-term home in our HSM and information security business,” said Utimaco CEO, Malte Pollmann. Read more: https://hsm.utimaco.com/news/utimaco-cleared-to-complete-acquisition-of-atalla About Utimaco Utimaco is a worldwide supplier of professional information security solutions and is based in Aachen, Germany with offices worldwide. Since 1983, Utimaco has been developing hardware-based, high-security appliances (Hardware Security Modules) and complia

PM Studios Partners with The Playgroundz Foundation to Develop New Blockchain Project16.10.2018 06:52Pressemelding

Software development and video game publisher PM Studios, partnered with the Playgroundz Foundation to help in the development of a new blockchain project. Playgroundz is best described as a “Google” for videogames. It is a platform for videogames and game related services. Playgroundz will be a gateway to a videogame database where developers and gamers can come and virtually do anything game related. We are simply creating a new gaming ecosystem where everything videogame related is decentralized and belongs solely to the players and developers. Playgroundz consists of an AI system, which takes advantage of Big Data and Machine Learning to specifically analyze the traits of users, Marketplace, which utilize Blockchain and Smart Contract in order to make Escrows safe and transparent, and Rewarded Community System, which is based on loyalty users. Based on optimized Machine Learning Algorithm, the analyzed data recommends users with new games, matches users automatically with buyer or

Kongsberg Digital and Alibaba Cloud to Explore Opportunities for Digitalizing the Energy Sector in China16.10.2018 06:06Pressemelding

China has taken a global number one position when it comes to investing in renewable energy sources. Digitalization is high on the country’s agenda when it comes to increased efficiency and transformed business models. To further promote that development, Kongsberg Digital and Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to explore the opportunities provided by making KONGSBERG’s industrial digital platform, Kognifai, available on Alibaba Cloud’s infrastructure. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20181015006030/en/ Simon Hu, Senior Vice President of Alibaba Group and President of Alibaba Cloud, and Hege Skryseth, Executive Vice President of KONGSBERG and President of Kongsberg Digital, signed an MoU to explore the opportunities to make KONGSBERG's industrial digital platform, Kognifai, available on Alibaba Cloud (Photo: Business Wire) “Bringing Kognifai to