United Engineers & Constructors’ Shoreline Power Group Joint Venture Receives Contract to Replace Fuel Channel and Feeder for Bruce Power Unit 3 | Nation / world
MT. LAUREL, NJ – (BUSINESS WIRE) – Jan. December 2021–
United Engineers & Constructors, Inc. (United) announced today that Shoreline Power Group, a joint venture between United, Aecon and SNC-Lavalin, has received an order from Bruce Power to perform the Fuel Duct and Feeder Replacement (FCFR) for Unit. received 3 valued at approximately CAD 400 million at the Bruce Power Nuclear Power Plant in Tiverton, Ontario.
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The Shoreline Power Group’s “Fuel Channel and Feeder Replacement” (FCFR) tool project is currently running at Bruce Power Nuclear Generating Station Unit 6. (Photo: Business Wire)
“This award for FCFR work in Unit 3 underscores the trust Bruce Power has in the Shoreline Power Group and our success in carrying out the FCFR work currently ongoing in Unit 6,” said Scott Reeder, Chief Executive United officer. “We are proud of our partnership with Bruce Power and look forward to playing a key role in their mission to deliver clean, reliable, and affordable energy to the people of Ontario for decades.”
The scope of services includes a visit to the inside of the reactor, the expansion and replacement of Calandria, pressure and feeder pipes as well as project management, construction management and field work. Work is expected to begin in the first quarter of 2022 and is expected to be completed in 2026.
The Shoreline Power Group is currently performing FCFR work on Block 6, with the majority of the work expected to be completed by the end of 2022. In 2018, the joint venture signed Bruce Power’s Major Component Replacement (MCR) program. With the award of Unit 3, there are still four units left.
United’s Steam Generator Replacement Team (SGRT) joint venture is also currently under contract to replace steam generators in Bruce Units 3, 4 and 6.
“We are awarding this significant contract with the confidence that the Shoreline Power Group members have demonstrated the experience and commitment to safety, quality and innovation to successfully implement this important part of our Life Extension program,” said Mike Rencheck, President & CEO Bruce Power.
United Engineers & Constructors is an industry leading infrastructure engineering, procurement, construction and consulting company dedicated to improving lives by delivering the world’s most powerful solutions. We have been supplying the energy industry with comprehensive lifecycle services for the conventional generation, nuclear energy, transmission and distribution, renewable and decentralized energy markets since 1905. Together with our customers and partners, we are united in our efforts to provide innovative and transformative infrastructures that have been designed and built to meet the needs of today and for the future. www.ueci.com
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