Reactors

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

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Fast Breeder Reactor Research Includes Safe Nuclear Fuel Transportation

November 6, 2014 0 comments
Posted in Reactors, Safe Used Fuel Management

Inside an AREVA TN “TN-106” nuclear transport package, a set of experimental nuclear fuel pins recently returned to Idaho National Laboratory (INL) from the Phénix… 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

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UNCC Panel Explores the Smart Grid and Cybersecurity

August 27, 2014 0 comments
Posted in Energy Security, Reactors, Smart Grid

During a recent Smart Grid and Cybersecurity panel hosted by AREVA and Duke Energy at UNC Charlotte, nearly 160 people heard industry experts and researchers… 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

VIDEO: AREVA Forging the Nuclear Energy Future

VIDEO: AREVA Forging the Nuclear Energy Future

July 3, 2014 0 comments
Posted in Reactors, Video

Featuring state-of-the-art equipment, AREVA’s Creusot Forge is one of only a few forges in the world capable of creating the immense, precise parts necessary for… Read More

Nuclear Components Riding the Bull for Seismic Testing

Nuclear Components Riding the Bull for Seismic Testing

April 11, 2014 0 comments
Posted in Nuclear, Reactors

Bucking the challenge at up to 20g’s, the nuclear components from U.S. utilities strive to survive the gyrations of AREVA’s 7-ton seismic shake table. The… 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

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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