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US Progress Energy awards nuclear fleet-wide maintenance contract

BWB Maintenance Services Company have been awarded a five-year contract to provide fleet-wide maintenance and services for Progress Energy’s nuclear power plants in North and South Carolina and Florida.

Under the terms of the contract, BWB, will support Progress Energy‘s nuclear fleet with maintenance and craft services, project execution, radiation protection, health physics, and other services.

BWB Maintenance Services is a newly formed entity of BWB LLC, a joint venture between Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Maintenance Services and Bartlett Holdings.

“This contract is an important addition to our growing nuclear services portfolio and demonstrates B&W’s capability to provide a complete nuclear services package to utilities across the nation,” said Christofer M. Mowry, president of Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Energy.

BWB is conducting facility assessments in preparation to support three major maintenance and refuelling outages planned for spring 2012.

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