13 Results for Bruce Power

Bruce Power has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Framatome valued at $18.7 million covering a range of innovations and new activities, including operational improvements for its nuclear reactors. These modernizations, planned for Bruce A and Bruce B, are an important component of the facility’s Life-Extension Program, which will…

November 30, 2018 @ 10:55am

Black & McDonald Limited has been awarded the contract for construction projects and services for Bruce Power’s Unit 6 Major Component Replacement (MCR) project. Under the contract, Black & McDonald will provide construction services and project execution for 19 individual mechanical and electrical projects. In addition, the company will procure…

July 24, 2018 @ 8:43am

Bruce Power has signed a key contract for its Major Component Replacement (MCR) Project with the Shoreline Power Group consortium, which will be responsible for successfully executing the heart of the company’s multi-year Life-Extension program, which started in 2016 and remains on-time and on-budget. Starting immediately, the Shoreline Power Group…

June 14, 2018 @ 2:30pm

Bruce Power and the County of Bruce have partnered to establish the Ontario Nuclear Innovation Institute as an international centre of excellence for applied research and training. With over 30 nuclear companies opening offices and other facilities regionally in the past two years, Bruce Power and the County of Bruce…

May 18, 2018 @ 9:12am

Bruce Power has signed $914 million in advanced manufacturing contracts for its major component replacement, which gets underway in 2020 and will allow the site to provide low-cost, carbon-free electricity to Ontario through 2064. The Major Component Replacement (MCR) Project agreements include: $642 million to BWXT Canada Inc. for the…

April 24, 2018 @ 9:39am

A fully integrated joint venture formed among AECOM, Aecon and AREVA NP—the Steam Generator Replacement Team (SGRT)—have signed a contract valued at more than $130 million to replace steam generators at Unit 6 of the Bruce Nuclear Generating Station in Ontario, Canada. Work is scheduled to reach substantial completion in…

December 15, 2017 @ 9:03am

Bruce Power has signed a multi-year master tooling agreement with ATS Automation Tooling Systems Inc. for the supply of automated tooling systems and related services for Bruce Power’s Life-Extension Program. The agreement will bring major long-term economic benefits to the province as Bruce Power advances its multi-year investment program. This…

December 21, 2016 @ 8:59am

SNC-Lavalin’s nuclear team has been named as an important resource for in maintaining Ontario nuclear generation upon signing an agreement with Bruce Power, a long-term investment program in Ontario power generation. The program includes provisions for the life extension of 6 Bruce Power units. The agreement also establishes a framework…

October 06, 2016 @ 9:15am

The Bruce Power New Nuclear Power Plant Project is moving forward and trying to ease public anxiety with an information session at the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC). This is just an information session, not a public consultation, so no questions will be taken. The proposal is out for the…

May 04, 2009 @ 9:28am

The Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency and the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission issued two documents late last week-the final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) Guidelines and the Joint Review Panel (JRP) Agreement-related to the proposed Bruce Power New Nuclear Power Plant Project, located in Kincardine, Ontario. The EIS guidelines will help Bruce…

August 25, 2008 @ 7:20am

Bruce Power will study the potential of bringing nuclear energy to Saskatchewan as part of a wider look at clean energy technologies. The Saskatchewan 2020 initiative, announced yesterday in Saskatoon by Bruce Power president and CEO Duncan Hawthorne, is intended to give provincial leaders detailed information and options as they…

June 18, 2008 @ 11:30am

[caption id="attachment_342" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Darlington Nuclear"][/caption] Ontario Power Generation (OPG) will operate a new two-unit plant at the Darlington site, and Bruce Power will maintain 6,300 MW through either Bruce B refurbishment or new build. Infrastructure Ontario's Nuclear Procurement Project Request for Proposals (RFP) entered Phase 2 yesterday with a…

June 17, 2008 @ 8:30am

The completion of the restart and refurbishment of Bruce A Units 1 and 2 is expected to cost in the range of $3.1 to $3.4 billion, up from an original 2005 estimate of $2.75 billion, stated yesterday’s announcement from TransCanada Corporation.The review, completed by Bruce Power, its owners and independent…

April 18, 2008 @ 12:51pm