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A Typical Superb Heat Dissipater Fuel Basket Made from Metamic HT, Manufactured at Orrvilon, Ohio

Bolstering Public Health & Safety by Proto-Prompt Decommissioning of Closing Nuclear Plants

The risk of an accidental pool drain-down precipitating the dreaded specter of zirconium fire, while non-credibly improbable, stalks the decision-making process of every nuclear plant owner preparing to draw down its work force after ceasing operations.  Addressing this concern has…

Watts Bar Team in Front of the New ISFSI Pad with Loaded HI-STORM FW Casks

Watts Bar Completes its Premier Pool-to-Pad Canister Loading Campaign, Successfully Overcoming its Subgrade Liquefaction Challenge

We are pleased to report the safe and successful completion of the first cask loading campaign at Watts Bar, home of TVA’s newest PWR located on the Tennessee River. The plant utilizes Holtec’s high capacity MPC-37 canister, whose high heat…

Holtec’s President and CEO, Dr. Kris Singh (Left) and Energoatom’s President,   Yuriy Nedashkovsky, Reprise the Progress of the CISF Project (Right)

Holtec and Ukraine’s Government Discuss Building a Business Partnership in Nuclear Energy as Energoatom Celebrates its 20th Anniversary

On October 18, 2016, Ukraine’s national nuclear utility, Energoatom, celebrated its 20th anniversary with the Company’s President, Yuriy Nedashkovsky, predicting with confidence that Ukraine will commission its national consolidated interim storage facility (CISF) by 2018 year-end. Ukraine’s CISF, with Holtec…

Attending the Signing Ceremony are (Left to Right): Mr. Koichi Orito, MELCO Group Senior VP of Energy and Industrial Systems; Dr. William Woodward, Holtec
Senior VP of International Projects; and Mr. Gilbert Remley, MEPPI Nuclear Systems Department Manager

Joint Development Agreement Signed with Mitsubishi Electric of Japan and its U.S. Subsidiary Solidifying Their Role in SMR-160

We are pleased to announce that our Memorandum of Understanding entered over a year ago evolved into an agreement which formalizes the design authority role of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (MELCO) and its U.S. subsidiary, Mitsubishi Electric Power Products Inc. (MEPPI) over instrumentation and control…