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Nuclear Lands at the Next Frontier – Westinghouse Attends the 2024 Lunar Surface Innovation Consortium Spring Meeting

April 26, 2024 by Westinghouse Electric Company

Over six decades ago, Westinghouse supplied the world’s first commercial reactor. Today, Westinghouse supplies roughly half of the nuclear power reactors operating around the globe. Now, we are venturing to take nuclear to the Moon and the great beyond.

Nuclear Leaps to the Great Beyond – Westinghouse Attends the 2024 Space Symposium

Categories: Microreactors

Westinghouse pioneered nuclear power by building the world’s first commercial reactor…and we are now preparing to do the same for the Moon and beyond.

Our eVinci™ team is developing the AstroVinci™ Space Microreactor which leverages resilient and mass efficient power source capabilities for satellite and lunar surface applications.

Westinghouse Canada Expands Burlington Office to Support Growth Trajectory

March 21, 2024 by Westinghouse Electric Company

Categories: Blog

Westinghouse is thrilled to announce the opening of our expanded office space in Burlington, Ontario to support our growing CANDU® and new build business in the Canadian nuclear industry.

Grand Expansion Opening
On March 20, 2024, Westinghouse hosted a grand opening of the Burlington office expansion with Westinghouse Canada leadership and Bill Walker from the Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI). The expansion will enable job creation in support of Westinghouse’s continued contributions to the future of Canada’s nuclear sector.

Creative Thinking on Display at Chain Reaction Contraption Contest

March 13, 2024 by Westinghouse Electric Company

Categories: Blog

At Westinghouse, we empower the next generation to think outside of the box and solve tough challenges in creative ways. That is why we are proud to sponsor the annual Chain Reaction Contraption Competition (CRCC). It is a spirited, STEM-based competition for high school students in which they are challenged to achieve a simple task in 20 steps or more using general laws of physics and mechanical principles – with each triggering the initiation of the next action and eventually resulting in achievement of the final goal.

Westinghouse Celebrates Women in Nuclear - International Women’s Day 2024

Categories: Our People & Culture

Today, on International Women’s Day, and every day, we celebrate the incredible women across our organization who drive Westinghouse forward through their innovation and dedication.

With their exemplary leadership, these Westinghouse women are inspiring the next generation of nuclear professionals and working towards a brighter tomorrow for us all. Hear from several women who participate in the Westinghouse Women in Nuclear chapters about what inspiring inclusion means to them.