Reactors

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

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

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

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TVA Watts Bar 2 Reactor Brings New Nuclear Energy to a New Century

October 26, 2015 0 comments
Posted in Reactors

When does 1 + 2 = 2,300? When it represents the addition of TVA’s Watts Bar 2 new nuclear reactor’s 1,150 megawatts of clean air… 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

FUTURIX-FTA Fuel Pin

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