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Poland AP1000® Nuclear Power Plant

Pomerania, Poland
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Delivering Poland’s Energy Future

Bechtel has been selected to partner on the design and construction of Poland’s first nuclear power plant at the Lubiatowo-Kopalino site in Pomerania. In partnership with Westinghouse Electric Company and Polish utility Polskie Elektrownie Jądrowe, Bech­tel will deliver three AP1000® reactors for its inaugu­ral nuclear energy program.

Westinghouse Rendering of AP1000® for Poland

Bechtel will perform the Engineering, Procurement and Construction activities to construct 3 AP1000® units at the Lubiatowo-Kopalino site. Using once-through cool­ing to and from the Baltic Sea, the design uses a simpli­fied and innovative approach to safety. Bechtel’s recent completion of two AP1000’s® at Plant Vogtle has set the stage for the deployment of this proven technology in Europe.

Key Facts

  • First
    nuclear power plant in Poland
  • 7,500+
    jobs at peak construction
  • 3GW
    of carbon-free energy

Committed to Net Zero

Nuclear energy provides clean, reliable, and safe carbon-free energy, that is essential to achieving Poland’s net-zero and energy security goals. As a leader in the nuclear power industry, Bechtel offers technical expertise that no other contractor can match.

More details on Bechtel’s nuclear expertise and experience:

  • For 70 years, Bechtel has helped customers deliver clean energy through nuclear.

  • In that time, Bechtel has designed, built, or provided construction services on 150 nuclear plants worldwide, bringing more than 76,000 megawatts of new nuclear generation capacity to the world.

  • Bechtel’s current portfolio includes large scale reactors such as Vogtle, and also small modular reactors/advance reactors including the Natrium Advanced Demonstration Reactor in the U.S. 

To learn more about Bechtel’s expertise and experience in nuclear, visit at Nuclear Power Plant Project Construction | Bechtel.

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