Month: October 2015

USA Supplier Fairs draw crowds

Author: Digital Lagoon

The Utilities Service Alliance hosted supplier fairs recently at fleet members Columbia, Monticello and Prairie Island. With more than a dozen vendors and a steady flow of employees visiting booths, the supplier fairs provided a unique opportunity for employees to network with industry suppliers and to learn about new and existing products and services available...

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Senior nuclear plant management course participants visit Energy Northwest

Author: Marian Kellett

Nine participants of the senior nuclear plant management course visited USA fleet member Columbia Generating Station recently as part of the field activities portion of the course. The intense five-week SNPM course gives senior management participants a running start on augmenting their leadership skills while working with industry mentors who are proven plant managers, site...

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NRC Chairman, U.S. congressman visit Fermi 2

Author: Stephen Tait

Stephen Burns, the chairman of the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and U.S. Congressman Tim Walberg visited USA fleet member Fermi 2 on October 14, taking a tour of the plant and getting an update on the plant’s Fukushima modifications. Burns and Walberg met with senior leaders at Fermi 2 including with Paul Fessler, the plant’s...

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Susquehanna’s industry leading fuel performance on display at Paris conference

Author: Chip Palazzo

USA fleet member Susquehanna’s industry leading fuel performance was recently recognized at an international nuclear conference hosted by the Societe Francaise d’Energie Nucleaire in Paris, France, where AREVA presented a paper describing the unique composition of Susquehanna’s fuel deposits. The paper, which was accepted by and presented at Global 2015: Nuclear Fuel Cycle for a...

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Logistics Planning Services honored by Inc. magazine

Author: Joe Delmar

USA supplier Logistics Planning Services was recently honored by Inc. magazine when it was named to the 2015 Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing companies in America. The honors also include further distinction: Logistics Planning Services is one of the 50 highest-growth companies on the Inc. 5000 that happens to be led by a...

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