BWXT awarded CAD 30M contracts
06 March 2018
BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) has announced that its subsidiary BWXT Canada Ltd. (BWXT Canada) has been awarded contracts valued at approximately CAD 30M from Bruce Power to design and supply 13 critical heat exchangers as part of Bruce Power’s asset management program.
These heat exchangers will serve various functions, including maintaining safe reactor temperatures during reactor shutdown conditions and removing decay-heat from the spent fuel storage bays. They are being designed and manufactured in BWXT’s Cambridge, Ontario facility.
BWXT designs and manufactures critical nuclear heat exchangers and has supplied over 150 heat exchangers to nuclear utilities worldwide, including several previously for Bruce Power. Work related to these contracts will commence immediately with deliveries occurring between 2018 and 2020.