OPG’s Pickering Nuclear Generating Station - Canadian Nuclear Leaders Collaborate on Nuclear Decommissioning
Ontario Power Generation's (OPG) Centre for Canadian Nuclear Sustainability (CCNS), Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) and SNC-Lavalin have signed a Collaboration Agreement on nuclear decommissioning.
This collaboration agreement brings together three of the biggest players in the Canadian nuclear industry to:
Working together, the three organizations will advance studies and planning that will help create Canadian jobs and cement nuclear's role in creating a carbon-free future.
The collaboration positions the three organizations' highly skilled workforce and well-established Canadian supply chain to support the decommissioning of CANDU reactors around the world.
About OPG and the Centre of Canadian Nuclear Sustainability
As a global climate change leader and the largest, most diverse electricity generator in the province, OPG and its family of companies are helping lead the charge to a post-carbon economy. The recently-launched CCNS brings the nuclear industry together to invest in our environment, community and economy through advancement of innovative and sustainable nuclear lifecycle solutions.
About Canadian Nuclear Laboratories
Canadian Nuclear Laboratories is a world leader in nuclear science and technology, offering unique capabilities and solutions across a wide range of industries. Actively involved with industry-driven research and development in nuclear, transportation, clean technology, energy, defence, security and life sciences, CNL provides solutions to keep these sectors competitive internationally. For more information on CNL, please visit www.cnl.ca.
Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a fully integrated professional services and project management company with offices around the world. SNC-Lavalin connects people, technology and data to help shape and deliver world-leading concepts and projects, while offering comprehensive innovative solutions across the asset lifecycle. Our expertise is wide-ranging — consulting & advisory, intelligent networks & cybersecurity, design & engineering, procurement, project & construction management, operations & maintenance, decommissioning and sustaining capital – and delivered to clients in four strategic sectors: EDPM (engineering, design and project management), Infrastructure, Nuclear and Resources, supported by Capital. People. Drive. Results. News and information are available at www.snclavalin.com or follow us on Twitter @SNCLavalin
SOURCE: Ontario Power Generation Inc.