Supply Chain

Nuclear Energy Insider Intelligence Brief March 19 – April 1, 2015

Apr 1, 2015

Majority of Americans favor nuclear energy. A slim majority of Americans (51%) now favor the use of nuclear energy for electricity in the United States, while 43% oppose it, stated a...

Nuclear Energy Insider Newsletter February 19 - March 4, 2015

Mar 3, 2015

French nuclear sector could see consolidation

Nuclear Energy Insider Intelligence Brief 22 January - 4 February 2015

Feb 2, 2015

US-India statement of “understandings” not enough to put suppliers at ease over liabilities

Argonne partners with nuclear power heavyweights to improve plant extension technology

Jan 15, 2015

The US Department of Energy's (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory will work with three of the world's leading nuclear products and services companies on projects that could...

Hinkley Point C verdict clears the way for new UK nuclear; opens possibilities in Europe

Nov 6, 2014

The prospects for new nuclear plants in the UK have been given a boost with a European Commission approval of the Contract for Difference funding mechanism. While there are some...

Procurement trends and challenges: nuclear contracts to face greater scrutiny

Nov 6, 2014

As more nuclear power plants are being planned and proposed, at the behest of governments looking to ensure that there is competitively priced carbon free energy available, the...

Revolutionising the supply chain by maximising safety operations through advanced products, services and universal programmes

Sep 29, 2014

Safety measures at nuclear plants across the globe have been enhanced since the ensuing effect of a tsunami on Japan’s Fukushima’s Daiichi plant, a situation that has led to the supply...

Candu ties up with Chinese firm to supply Romania with two nuclear reactors

Aug 4, 2014

Canada’s Candu Energy, a subsidiary of engineering giant SNC-Lavalin, has signed an agreement with China Nuclear Power Engineering Company (CNPEC) for the construction of two nuclear...

CB&I wins contract orders for NRC modifications and upgrades

Jul 21, 2014

CB&I has been awarded by Entergy Operations contract orders worth more than $100 million for project and construction management services.

Paul Vallance, Rolls-Royce: focusing on nuclear

May 22, 2014

Rolls-Royce has announced it is divesting most of its energy business to focus on nuclear. Here Paul Vallance, Rolls-Royce executive vice-president, Nuclear, explains the thinking...