Babcock & Wilcox gains $70m credit lifeline amid power sector struggles

Historic energy infrastructure firm Babcock & Wilcox has gained a two-year credit extension and finance agreement as it deals with ongong fiscal struggles and the current economic crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
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Framatome to modernize neutron research reactor at Munich university

French nuclear major Framatome has been awarded a multimillion-euro contract to modernize the crane instrumentation and control systems at the research neutron source Heinz Maier-Leibnitz.

Rolls-Royce and Turkey’s EUAS International ICC partner on compact nuclear power

Rolls-Royce and Turkey’s EUAS International ICC have signed a MoU to evaluate the feasibility of joint production of compact nuclear power stations

Doosan Škoda to modernize turbines at Slovakia nuclear plant

Doosan Škoda has won a contract to modernize two turbine sets with a total capacity of 440 MW at Unit 1 of the Mochovce nuclear power plant.

NuScale signs MOU to bring SMR nuclear reactor technology to Ukraine

NuScale Power and Ukrainian nuclear researchers will collaborate on developing NuScale’s small modular reactor designs for that nation’s energy sector.
Bilfinger wins $73m contract for Hinkley Point C nuclear plant

Bilfinger wins $73m contract for Hinkley Point C nuclear plant

German engineering firm Bilfinger has won a €68m ($73m) contract from EDF for work on Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant which is being built in the UK.

Siemens introduces new compact modular recloser

The new Siemens Compact Modular Recloser (CMR) is a cost-effective, reduced-maintenance alternative to single-phase, oil-filled reclosers. Fully rated, lightweight, configurable, and compliant to IEEE...

Big Question: What’s fuelling our data?

Simone Bruckner investigates how to improve energy efficiency in data centres. In 2018, Chinese data centres produced 99 million tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2), generating...

New nuclear, new business model

Neil Cornelius makes the case for a nuclear power generator with regulated returns. The current contract for a differences-based business model for funding new nuclear...

Sheffield Forgemasters leads landmark research project

Engineering specialist Sheffield Forgemasters is to lead a consortium of partners in its largest ever research and development project, with an overall...

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