Japan Atomic Power Company to assist UK new build project

Japan Atomic Power Company to assist UK new build project

07 July 2016

Horizon Nuclear Power, the Japan Atomic Power Company (JAPC) and Hitachi have signed a technical services contract for the proposed Wylfa Newydd nuclear power plant in North Wales. JAPC is to support Horizon in areas including construction costing, licensing, and planning for commissioning.
Source: World Nuclear News

NAS begins contract operation at AEDC

NAS begins contract operation at AEDC

03 July 2016

National Aerospace Solutions, LLC (NAS) began performance Friday on the Test Operations and Sustainment (TOS) contract at Arnold Engineering Development Complex (AEDC), as well as facilities in Maryland and California.
Source: The Tullahoma News

The Conversation - Engineers: Marita Cheng and Nisrine Chartouny

The Conversation - Engineers: Marita Cheng and Nisrine Chartouny

23 May 2016

Lebanese civil engineer Nisrine Chartouny oversees miles of tunnelling on London's ambitious Crossrail project. Her work requires precision, skill and very long hours. Nisrine joined her company Bechtel 10 years ago, and says she and her husband put off having babies for five years because she was enjoying her job so much. Now a mum of one, she was able to go back to work four days a week and wants the rest of the industry she is so passionate about to embrace flexible working, so that it can hold on to women like her.

Source: BBC

Top 25 Most Important Private Companies

Top 25 Most Important Private Companies

20 May 2016

The time has come to recognize the hugely significant contributions of those corporations that choose not to sell their stock to the public.
Source: Fortune