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NUHOMS DPX: New Nuclear Fuel Storage Option Features Duplex Stainless Steel

AREVA TN’s new used nuclear fuel storage option resolves concerns of canister aging and chloride-induced stress corrosion cracking (CISCC) during long-term storage by incorporating Duplex… Read More

AREVA’s AIDA SG Inspection Tool Approved for Motorized Rotating Probe Data

AREVA’s AIDA SG Inspection Tool Approved for Motorized Rotating Probe Data

September 29, 2014 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

AREVA’s integrated data analysis platform (AIDA) is now available to all U.S. utilities to perform the three automated examination techniques for detecting degradation in steam… Read More

AREVA employees test innovative new LGWIT tool for remote inspection of PWR vessel internals.

AREVA Powers-up Daily Renewal of U.S. Nuclear Energy

September 15, 2014 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

The daily renewal of nuclear energy is going strong in the United States. Utilities and nuclear energy technology suppliers (like AREVA Inc.) are ramping up… Read More

New Video Explores Nuclear Reactor's Digital I&C System

New Video Explores Nuclear Reactor’s Digital I&C System

August 22, 2014 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

In the United States, AREVA is the only supplier that has supported the successful licensing, engineering, procurement, installation, and commissioning of a nuclear reactor’s full-scope… Read More

Martian Selfie Catches AREVA CANBERRA Technology

Martian Selfie Catches AREVA CANBERRA Technology

Thanks to Planetary blogger Emily Lakdawalla for posting the current “selfie” of dusty Mars rover Curiosity (see image below), and revealing a peak-a-boo view of… Read More

Areva Inc. CEO Mike Rencheck

Rencheck: Nuclear energy crucial to New England

By Mike Rencheck, CEO, AREVA Inc. North America This op-ed originally appeared in the Providence Journal, March 31, 2014. Since the beginning of the year,… Read More

AREVA Continues Leading Nuclear Plants into the Digital Age

AREVA Continues Leading Nuclear Plants into the Digital Age

March 26, 2014 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

In December 2013, AREVA Inc. set another benchmark for the U.S. nuclear industry with the third successful installation of a comprehensive Digital Instrumentation & Control… Read More

AREVA HTGR Information Kit

NGNP Alliance and NC2I Discuss Commercialization of AREVA’s Gen-IV HTGR

March 14, 2014 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

The output of next-generation nuclear reactors can do much more than just generate electricity. In partnership with the U.S.-based NGNP Alliance, the international organization NC2I… Read More

Areva Inc. CEO Mike Rencheck

Diversity in Innovation Creates Opportunity

By Mike Rencheck, CEO, AREVA Inc. North America America has observed and celebrated African-American culture and heritage throughout the month of February since 1976. The… Read More

Southworth Discusses AREVA’s Nuclear Portfolio at Platts Conference

Southworth Discusses AREVA’s Nuclear Portfolio at Platts Conference

February 7, 2014 0 comments
Posted in Innovation, Reactors

Yesterday, at the Platts 10th Annual Nuclear Energy Conference, AREVA’s Chief Technology Officer Finis Southworth participated on a panel discussing the current status and challenges… Read More