BWXT secures CAD 40M contract from Bruce Power

24 August 2021

BWX Technologies, Inc. announced a contract from Bruce Power valued at approximately CAD 40M to supply four moderator heat exchangers. 

The contract, which will be executed by subsidiary BWXT Canada Ltd. at its Cambridge, Ontario facility, involves the engineering and fabrication of these specialized components. Moderator heat exchangers are large components that remove heat from the moderator system of CANDU® nuclear reactors.

Engineering work associated with the contract has commenced, with fabrication expected to start later this year. The first two moderator heat exchangers will be delivered in 2024, with the remaining two units scheduled for delivery in 2025.

BWXT Canada Ltd. has over 60 years of expertise and experience in the design, manufacturing, commissioning and service of nuclear power generation equipment. This includes steam generators, nuclear fuel and fuel components, critical plant components, parts and related plant services.