Nuclear

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

Encouraging News: Marching for Nuclear Energy

Encouraging News: Marching for Nuclear Energy

July 5, 2016 0 comments
Posted in Clean Energy, Nuclear

One of the most important decisions we have to make, both as a nation and worldwide, is how we’re going to deal with the threat… Read More

Power Up! AREVA Congratulates TVA on Watts Bar 2 Startup

Power Up! AREVA Congratulates TVA on Watts Bar 2 Startup

May 25, 2016 0 comments
Posted in News, Reactors

By Gary Mignogna, CEO, AREVA Inc. It’s a new morning for nuclear energy in the United States. Early Tuesday at 2:16 a.m., the Tennessee Valley… 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

CHT Builds Steel Storage Canisters for Used Nuclear Fuel

CHT Builds Steel Storage Canisters for Used Nuclear Fuel

How is used nuclear fuel safely transported from the nuclear reactor and stored? Find out with a look at Columbiana Hi Tech’s (CHT)103,000 sq. ft.… Read More

Significant Progress on MOX Project Achieves 70% Completion

Significant Progress on MOX Project Achieves 70% Completion

February 9, 2016 0 comments
Posted in MOX Project, Plutonium Disposal (MOX)

Achieving maximum value from meager funding, the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility (also called MOX Project) sustained a 3-4 percent annual completion rate and is… Read More

Teaming Up for Comprehensive BWR Repair Solutions

Teaming Up for Comprehensive BWR Repair Solutions

January 25, 2016 0 comments
Posted in News, Nuclear, Reactors

AREVA and Structural Integrity Associates, Inc. (SI) have signed a teaming agreement to provide comprehensive repair solutions to the U.S. boiling water reactor (BWR) fleet.… Read More

U.S. Nonproliferation Leaders Support MOX Project

U.S. Nonproliferation Leaders Support MOX Project

November 18, 2015 0 comments
Posted in MOX Project, News, Plutonium Disposal (MOX)

Gorton, Lugar, Richardson Say MOX is Nonproliferation Path with Most Certainty Three senior leaders of the global nonproliferation effort have strongly recommended the completion and… Read More