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  • Market for Nuclear Valves to Exceed $2.4 Billion in 2017

    East Asian purchases of valves for nuclear power plants will boost the market for valves in the nuclear industry to over $2.4 billion by 2017. This is the conclusion in Nuclear Power Plant Valve Forecast and Analysis published by the McIlvaine Company. In 2017 China and other East Asian nuclear valve purchasers will spend $755 million. This represents over 30 percent of the anticipated total ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Nuclear valve actuator maintenance programme explained

    Since the 1960s Rotork Hiller has been a key supplier of safety-related actuators for the nuclear power industry, with a focus on Main Steam Isolation Valve (MSIV) and Main Feedwater Isolation Valve (MFIV) applications. During this time Hiller’s maintenance programme has been developed, refined and successfully utilised by many commercial nuclear power plant operators. Major benefits ...


    By Rotork

  • Nuclear power contract for Rotork intelligent valve actuators

    Rotork has been awarded a major contract for the supply of electric valve actuators for the Hong Yan River and Ningde Nuclear Power Station project in China. More than 1200 Rotork IQPro intelligent electric valve actuators have been ordered for Phase 1 of the new power station complex, which will deliver a designed generating capacity of 16000MW when all phases are completed. The Rotork actuators ...


    By Rotork

  • Latest Report: Global and China Nuclear Power Control Valve Industry 2013

    2013 Market Research Report on Global and China Nuclear Power Control Valve Industry was professional and depth research report on China Nuclear Power Control Valve industry.  The report firstly introduced Nuclear Power Control Valve basic information included Nuclear Power Control Valve definition classification application industry chain structure industry overview; international market ...


  • Nuclear Power Control Valve Industry Globally and in China Published By Researchmoz.us

    The report firstly introduced Nuclear Power Control Valve basic information included Nuclear Power Control Valve definition classification application industry chain structure industry overview; international market analysis, China domestic market analysis, Macroeconomic environment and economic situation analysis and influence, Nuclear Power Control Valve industry policy and plan, ...


  • Nuclear power plant contract includes actuators for leviathan valves

    Situated on the coast at Chixi Town, south of Guangzhou in China’s Guangdong Province, the Taishan Nuclear Power Station is expected to be one of the largest in the world. It is also China’s first nuclear power plant to adopt the European EPR (European Pressurised Reactor) third generation reactor technology. The first phase of the project involves the construction of two EPR power ...


    By Rotork

  • Global Nuclear Pressurizer 2020 | Researchmoz.us

    The pressurizer controls the reactor coolant system pressure constant, actuating electrical heater, spray valve, and relief valve. The key components in the reactor coolant system include reactor pressure vessel, steam generators, reactor coolant pumps and the pressurizers. The use of Alloy 600 material for the above components results in primary water stress corrosion cracking. ...


  • EDF Energy approves Rotork IQ3 valve actuators for nuclear balance of plant duties

    Following an in-depth Modest Integrity Assessment (MIG), EDF Energy has approved Rotork IQ3 non-intrusive intelligent valve actuators for balance of plant applications within its nuclear power stations. EDF Energy operates nuclear power stations around the world, including eight in the UK, where it hopes to build four more reactors at two ...


    By Rotork

  • EDF Energy approves Rotork IQ3 valve actuators for nuclear balance of plant duties

    Following an in-depth Modest Integrity Assessment (MIG), EDF Energy has approved Rotork IQ3 non-intrusive intelligent valve actuators for balance of plant applications within its nuclear power stations. EDF Energy operates nuclear power stations around the world, including eight in the UK, where it hopes to build four more reactors at two sites. Balance of plant areas ...


    By Rotork

  • Global Nuclear Pressurizer Market Analysis and 2020 Forecasts

    ReportsnReports.com adds "Nuclear Pressurizer - Global Market Size, Competitive Landscape, Trends and Analysis to 2020" new market research report to its store. The pressurizer controls the reactor coolant system pressure constant, actuating electrical heater, spray valve, and relief valve. The key components in the reactor coolant system include reactor pressure vessel, steam generators, ...


  • Radioactive water leaks at Japanese nuclear plant

    The Japanese nuclear watchdog on Wednesday said they are taking the leakage of highly radioactive water at the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant seriously, and proposed raising the rating to describe it from "an anomaly" to a "serious incident." The operator of the plant said about 300 tons (300,000 liters, 80,000 gallons) of ...


    By Associated Press

  • $35 billion expenditure for nuclear environmental and flow control in next 10 years

    Operators of nuclear power plants will invest over $35 billon in the next 10 years on environmental and flow control equipment.  The expenditures will average $3.5 billion per year but will vary considerably from year to year due to the large size of individual projects. Valves and pumps make up the biggest portion of the total and are critical to nuclear safety.  The need for highly ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Qualification of new rotary pneumatic actuator enhances Rotork’s nuclear product portfolio

    Rotork-Hiller, the specialist manufacturer of pneumatic and hydraulic valve actuators for the nuclear industry, has successfully completed the full qualification of a new scotch yoke rotary pneumatic actuator to the latest industry standards. Performed by an independent test laboratory, the qualification encompasses the requirements of the Westinghouse AP1000 commercial nuclear reactor design ...


    By Rotork

  • Kurion system achieves water cleanup goals at Fukushima nuclear plant

    Nuclear waste technology company Kurion Inc says that its Ion Specific Media System at the damaged Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant in Japan has been achieving its cesium removal goal of approximately 99.9% since startup on 17 June 2011. After a five week design/fabricate/delivery cycle with frequent and significant specification changes, the Kurion system ...

  • Curtiss-Wright Flow Control and Chalmers & Kubeck Sign Nuclear Services Alliance

    Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company announced today that its business unit Enertech and Chalmers & Kubeck, Inc. have signed an exclusive agreement to collaborate in providing integrated services and life-cycle management of specialized, critical components to the nuclear power industry. Under the terms of the agreement, Enertech will focus its efforts on sales and marketing for Chalmers & ...


    By Marketwire

  • Water leaks may become new Japan nuclear disaster

    Japan's nuclear watchdog said a leak of highly radioactive water at the crippled Fukushima nuclear power plant could be the beginning of a new disaster - a series of leaks of contaminated water from storage tanks. The plant operator has built hundreds of steel tanks to store massive amounts of radioactive water coming from three melted reactors, as well as underground water running into reactor ...


    By Associated Press

  • Perry Nuclear Power Plant Begins Refueling and Maintenance Outage

     FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), announced its Perry Nuclear Power Plant in Perry, Ohio, shut down at 12 a.m. today for scheduled refueling, maintenance and a turbine upgrade expected to improve efficiency and reliability. While the unit is off line, 280 of the 748 fuel assemblies will be replaced, and numerous ...


    By FirstEnergy

  • Curtiss-Wright Flow Control's Enertech Names New Nuclear Hydraulic Service Product Manager

    Curtiss-Wright Flow Control's business unit Enertech today announced the appointment of Bob Coates as Nuclear Hydraulic Service Product Manager. In this new role, Bob will report directly to Stan Miller, General Manager, Enertech, based in Brea, CA. Bob's responsibilities include enhancing field and factory service programs for Enertech legacy brand electro-hydraulic actuators, such as ...


    By Marketwire

  • Kurion Ion Specific Media System Achieving Water Cleanup Goals at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant

    System Achieving Cesium Removal Goal of Approximately 99.9% Kurion, Inc., an innovator in nuclear waste management, announced that its Ion Specific Media System has been achieving its cesium removal goal of approximately 99.9% at the damaged Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant since startup on June 17th. As the last contractor to join the internationally acclaimed members of ...


  • Kurion Announces Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant Contaminated Water Cesium Levels Reduced by More than 40%

    Kurion, Inc., an innovator in nuclear waste management, announced that as of August 17th cesium levels in the contaminated ...


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