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Jul 23, 2012, 10:30 ET

Westinghouse To Prepare Detailed Construction Plans And Cost Estimates For Potential AP1000® Units At Darlington

 Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it would prepare for Ontario Power Generation Inc. (OPG) detailed construction...

Jul 20, 2012, 13:30 ET

Westinghouse And Ameren Missouri To Co-host Missouri Economic Summit

 Westinghouse Electric Company and Ameren Missouri together will hold an economic summit for the state of Missouri on the campus of the...

Jul 09, 2012, 10:00 ET

Westinghouse Confirms Strategically Important Partnership With Czech Firm Vitkovice

  Westinghouse Electric Company today confirmed an important strategic partnership with Czech company Vitkovice a.s., in preparation for...

Jul 02, 2012, 11:00 ET

Westinghouse Submits Bid For AP1000® Plants In Czech Republic

 Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it has submitted a fully compliant and competitive bid to CEZ, a. s. to develop...

Jun 29, 2012, 14:00 ET

Westinghouse Appoints Fecteau President and CEO of Westinghouse Electric Japan

Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that Mark Fecteau is the newly appointed president and chief executive officer of Westinghouse...

Jun 28, 2012, 16:15 ET

Westinghouse and Curtiss-Wright Sign Strategic Nuclear Alliance

 Westinghouse Electric Company announced today that it has signed a strategic alliance agreement with Curtiss-Wright Corporation's Flow Control...

Jun 13, 2012, 10:00 ET

Westinghouse And Nuclear Power Company Of India Limited Sign Memorandum Of Understanding For Early Works Agreement

Westinghouse Electric Company LLC and Nuclear Power Company of India Limited today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) agreeing to...

Jun 08, 2012, 10:00 ET

Westinghouse and China JV Partner Initiate Startup of Zirconium Sponge Plant

 Westinghouse Electric Company and its China joint-venture partner, the State Nuclear Baoti Zirconium Industry, LTD. (SNZ), commenced the...

May 21, 2012, 10:15 ET

Westinghouse, Burns & McDonnell and Electric Boat Collaborate in Applying for DOE SMR Funding Opportunity

Westinghouse Electric Company, Burns & McDonnell and General Dynamics Electric Boat will collaboratively team to support the Westinghouse Small...

May 17, 2012, 14:30 ET

Westinghouse and Ameren Missouri Announce Creation of NexStart SMR Alliance to Rapidly License and Deploy Westinghouse Small Modular Reactor Technology

Westinghouse Electric Company and the Missouri Electric Alliance led by Ameren Missouri today announced the formation of a utility participation...

May 15, 2012, 14:00 ET

Westinghouse PaR Nuclear And Taiyuan Heavy Machinery Group To Form JV To Provide Crane Components, Fuel-handling Equipment In China

Westinghouse Electric Company's PaR Nuclear Inc., a global leader in the supply of fuel-handling equipment and nuclear cranes, has signed...

Apr 19, 2012, 14:30 ET

Westinghouse and Ameren Missouri Partner in Pursuit of DOE Investment Funds to Develop and License SMR Technology

 Westinghouse Electric Company and Ameren Missouri have entered into an agreement to respond collaboratively to the United States Department of...

Apr 17, 2012, 14:00 ET

Westinghouse Awarded Contract to Apply Underwater Laser Beam Welding at Progress Energy's Robinson Nuclear Plant

 Westinghouse has been awarded a contract to apply the Underwater Laser Beam Welding process (ULBW) at Progress Energy's Robinson Nuclear...

Apr 16, 2012, 16:30 ET

Westinghouse and Curtiss-Wright Successfully Complete Qualification Testing of Lead AP1000 Reactor Coolant Pump

 Westinghouse Electric Company, Curtiss-Wright Corporation, and the State Nuclear Power and Technology Corporation (SNPTC) of China...

Apr 03, 2012, 16:00 ET

Westinghouse Board Accepts Resignation of Jim Ferland, Previously Announced as Incoming President and CEO

The Westinghouse Electric Company Board of Directors today announced that it had accepted the resignation of Jim Ferland, previously announced as...

Mar 30, 2012, 14:30 ET

Westinghouse President and CEO Statement on U.S. NRC Granting COL to SCE&G

The following statement is attributable to the President and CEO of Westinghouse Electric Company, Dr. Aris Candris: "Today, as I end my...

Mar 29, 2012, 11:10 ET

Westinghouse Statement Regarding RWE and E.ON Announcements

 Westinghouse and NPD UK are disappointed in the decision made by E.ON and RWE not to proceed with plans for new nuclear energy...

Mar 27, 2012, 15:00 ET

Westinghouse Appoints James A. Noyes Vice President, Installation and Modification Services

 Westinghouse Electric Company today announced the appointment of James (Jim) A. Noyes as vice president of Installation and...

Mar 26, 2012, 14:30 ET

Westinghouse Restructures New Plant Organization

 Westinghouse Electric Company today announced that it is splitting its Nuclear Power Plants product line into two distinct...

Mar 23, 2012, 11:00 ET

Westinghouse Appoints Key Executives

 Westinghouse Electric Company today announced the appointments of Joe Zwetolitz to the position of president, Americas Region, and...