Image - FEMA Awards ICF $21 M Emergency Preparedness Contract

FEMA Awards ICF $21 M Emergency Preparedness Contract

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) recently awarded ICF, a global consulting and technology services provider, a contract valued up to $20.8 million to support education and preparedness programs to protect communities living in proximity to the nation's nuclear power plants. The Radiological Emergency Preparedness (REP) Program contract, which was awarded in the second quarter, has a term of five years including one base and four opt...

Nuclear - Aug 16, 2017


Image - ROSATOM supplied 76Ge for GERDA scientific project

ROSATOM supplied 76Ge for GERDA scientific project

ROSATOM supplied the next batch of 76Ge, produced by TVEL Fuel Company (nuclear fuel division of ROSATOM), for the second phase of GERDA international experiment searching for neutrinoless double beta decay. The shipment was made under the contract between Isotope JSC (the sole isotopes exporter of ROSATOM) and the Max Planck Institute for Nuclear Physics in Heidelberg, Germany, which leads a consortium of University Groups from TU Munchen, Un...

Nuclear - Aug 8, 2017


Image - BWXT Awarded $18.8 Million Nuclear Thermal Propulsion Reactor Design Contract by NASA

BWXT Awarded $18.8 Million Nuclear Thermal Propulsion Reactor Design Contract by NASA

LYNCHBURG, Va.--( BUSINESS WIRE )--BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:BWXT) announced today that its BWXT Nuclear Energy, Inc. subsidiary has been awarded an $18.8 million contract from NASA to initiate conceptual designs for a nuclear thermal propulsion reactor in support of a possible future manned mission to Mars. The scope of the contract includes initial reactor conceptual design, initial fuel and core fabrication development, licensing support...

Nuclear - Aug 3, 2017




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