SNC-Lavalin is the exclusive licensee and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of Canada Deuterium Uranium
(CANDU) heavy water reactor technology, which the company says provides it with the expertise of inspecting and reconfiguring these reactor fuel channels.
This limitation recently became an urgent issue for one of Canada's largest electricity providers, Ontario Power Generation, which needed to map wall thickness around welds in several hundred feedwater pipes in its Canada Deuterium Uranium
A third technology, the CANada Deuterium Uranium
or CAN DU reactor, is used in a few dozen facilities around the world.
Duane Bratt's new book on the Canada Deuterium Uranium
(CANDU) nuclear power reactor is therefore timely.
Middlesbrough-born Mr Griffiths, 47, has lived in Deep River, Canada, for 20 years and has forged a career helping design, build and maintain Canada Deuterium Uranium
(CANDU) nuclear reactors.
Atomic Energy of Canada Limited (AECL) officially opened its new Canada Deuterium Uranium
(CANDU) Services Office in Pickering, ON.