Innovation

Powerful Performance – Year in Review: 2016

Powerful Performance – Year in Review: 2016

January 23, 2017 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, News, Reactors, Safety, Workforce

“Out with the old and in with the new?” Not so fast! Looking back at 2016, AREVA had a number of reasons to celebrate. Read more about some of our major accomplishments.… Read More

Imploding Bubbles Turn Back Time for Nuclear Reactors

Imploding Bubbles Turn Back Time for Nuclear Reactors

August 12, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

Imagine being able to extend the life of an aging nuclear reactor component by simply using water. Enter cavitation peening. Cavitation peening is a process… Read More

An Idea, A Patent, and 25 Years of Exceptional Performance

An Idea, A Patent, and 25 Years of Exceptional Performance

July 12, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

By Norm Garner, Technical Sales Manager (FUELGUARD design advisor), AREVA This week marks the 25th anniversary of the patent recognizing AREVA’s innovative FUELGUARD™ debris filter… Read More

It's More than a Robot Show: AREVA’s Steam Generator Technology

It’s More than a Robot Show: AREVA’s Steam Generator Technology

April 21, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, News, Reactors

It’s More than a Robot Show At AREVA, Every Innovation Has a Mission. We are committed to delivering the latest technology for your fleet —… Read More

VIDEO: AREVA’s HawkEye IVVI Peers into Boiling Water Reactors

VIDEO: AREVA’s HawkEye IVVI Peers into Boiling Water Reactors

March 28, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

As utilities look toward nuclear reactor life extension to 60 years … and beyond, examination of reactor systems and components becomes more important than ever—for… Read More

Visitors Shake, Rattle and Roll with AREVA Operational Excellence Innovations

Visitors Shake, Rattle and Roll with AREVA Operational Excellence Innovations

October 15, 2015 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

It’s one thing to talk about the innovative solutions AREVA employees are creating and implementing in the U.S. nuclear energy industry, but showing customers and… Read More

Video: Cavitation Peening Extends the Life of Nuclear Reactors

Video: Cavitation Peening Extends the Life of Nuclear Reactors

April 7, 2015 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

In aging U.S. nuclear power facilities, one of the biggest expenses is the replacement of components due to wear and degradation, such as the reactor… Read More

AREVA Federal Services Nearing Final Design of Battelle Energy Alliance INL Disposal Project

AREVA Federal Services Nearing Final Design of Battelle Energy Alliance INL Disposal Project

March 25, 2015 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Waste Confidence

Less than one year after being awarded the contract, AREVA Federal Services (AFS) is nearing final design completion for the Battelle Energy Alliance Remote-Handled Low-Level… Read More

The Future is Now – Safe Used Nuclear Fuel Transport and Storage

The Future is Now – Safe Used Nuclear Fuel Transport and Storage

Used nuclear fuel transport and storage in the U.S. were hot topics at INMM’s Spent Fuel Seminar last week. Perspectives from the Department of Energy… Read More

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NUHOMS Receives First and Only NRC-Approved Aging Management Plan for Canisters Containing High Burn-up Fuel

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) recently approved a 40-year license renewal for the AREVA TN NUHOMS® dry-cask independent spent fuel storage installation at Exelon Generation’s… Read More