AREVA Opens New Office in Ontario
November 13, 2012
KINCARDINE, Ontario, November 13, 2012 – AREVA announced today that it has opened a new office in Kincardine, Ontario (Canada), focused on expanding services to the nearby Bruce Power nuclear power station and supporting the group’s Canadian operations.
AREVA already provides outage, engineering, maintenance and staffing services to Bruce Power and other Canadian nuclear facilities.
The new Kincardine office and adjacent warehouse together encompass 30,000 square feet for approximately 100 employees and contractors. The Kincardine facilities offer space for testing and maintenance during client outages.
“Our new Kincardine, Ontario, operations will enable AREVA to expand our range of products and services to our customers in Canada. As the world leader in nuclear energy, we at AREVA are delighted to see new growth in our Canadian operations,” said Jean-Francois Beland, Executive Vice President of AREVA Canada.
A leader in Canada’s uranium production, AREVA is also a major player in the manufacture of radiation measuring equipment, and as a services and engineer-ing provider for Canadian nuclear reactors.
More About AREVA
AREVA provides its customers with solutions for low-carbon power generation in North America and all over the world. As the leader in nuclear energy and a significant, growing player in the renewable energies sector, AREVA combines U.S. and Canadian leadership, access to worldwide expertise and a proven track record of performance. Sustainable development is a core component of AREVA’s strategy. Its more than 4,000 U.S. and Canadian employees work every day to make AREVA a responsible industrial player helping to supply ever cleaner, safer and more economical energy to the greatest number of people. AREVA Inc. is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland. Visit us online at http://us.areva.com and follow us on Twitter: @AREVAinc.