EMCOR Group, Inc. Subsidiary Awarded Contracts for Bruce Nuclear Generator Station.NORWALK, Conn. -- EMCOR Group EMCOR Group NYSE: EME is a Fortune 500 company based in Norwalk, Connecticut. This company's businesses include mechanical and electrical construction, energy infrastructure, and facilities services. , Inc. (NYSE NYSE
See: New York Stock Exchange : EME n. 1. An uncle. ), a Fortune 500[R] leader in mechanical and electrical construction, energy infrastructure and facilities services for a diverse range of businesses, reported that as previously noted on its 2/26/09 Fourth Quarter Earnings Call, its Comstock Canada subsidiary has received contracts from Bruce Power Bruce Power Limited Partnership is a Canadian corporation. It exists as a partnership between Cameco Corporation (31.6%), TransCanada Corporation (31.6%), BPC Generation Infrastructure Trust (31.6%), the Power Workers Union (4%) and The Society of Energy Professionals (1. in connection with a major refurbishment re·fur·bish
tr.v. re·fur·bished, re·fur·bish·ing, re·fur·bish·es
To make clean, bright, or fresh again; renovate.
re·fur of nuclear generators at the Bruce A Power Plant in Tiverton, Ontario Tiverton (2001 census population 743) is a village located in Ontario, Canada. It is near the shore of Lake Huron on Highway 21 between Port Elgin, Ontario and Kincardine, Ontario.
Tiverton is incorporated in the Municipality of Kincardine. .
Comstock Canada will be responsible for providing mechanical and electrical construction services supporting the refurbishment of the facility's four 900 MW class CANDU CANDU CANada Deuterium Uranium (Atomic Energy of Canada Limited) type nuclear reactor units. The scope of work involves low-pressure service water and high-pressure recirculation Noun 1. recirculation - circulation again
circulation - the spread or transmission of something (as news or money) to a wider group or area water pipe replacement and flushing, in addition to the filed execution of the valve replacement program.
Bruce Power is Canada's first private nuclear generator. The 2,300-acre site houses the Bruce A and B generating stations, each of which holds four CANDU reactors. Six of those nuclear units are currently operational and combined produce more than 4,700 megawatts, enough to power 20 percent of the hospitals, homes and schools in Ontario.
"Comstock has had a significant and ongoing relationship with Bruce Power since we performed the removal and replacement of steam generators on Units 1 and 2 at its nuclear power generating facility, and then continued with activities in support of that facility," stated Geoff Birkbeck, CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. of Comstock Canada. "We are extremely pleased to be further expanding our relationship with Bruce Power and working on yet another highly technical project so important to Canada's future. "
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