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Fluor to Provide Project Development Services for North Anna Unit 3
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Fluor to Provide Project Development Services for North Anna Unit 316:03 EDT Thursday, April 25, 2013
IRVING, Texas (Business Wire) -- Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR), in a consortium withGE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH), has been selected by Dominion Virginia Power (NYSE: D) to provide project development services for its proposed 1,470-megawatt nuclear unit at its North Anna Power Station in Louisa County, Va. Once Dominion Virginia Power receives federal permission to proceed, which is expected in 2015, and decides whether to build the unit, Fluor will perform the construction of the facility.
Project development activities are expected to continue throughout 2013 and beyond in preparation for release of a full engineering, procurement and construction contract (EPC) for an Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactor (ESBWR) nuclear power plant. Fluor's Greenville, S.C., operations center will lead the project development efforts.
About Fluor Corporation
For more than 100 years, Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) has partnered with its clients to design, build and maintain many of the world's most challenging and complex capital projects. Through its global network of offices on six continents, more than 40,000 employees provide comprehensive capabilities and world-class expertise in the fields of engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, fabrication, operations, maintenance and project management. Today, the company serves a global client base in the energy, chemicals, government, industrial, infrastructure, operations & maintenance, manufacturing & life sciences, mining, power and transportation sectors. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, Fluor ranks 124 on the FORTUNE 500 list and had revenue of $27.6 billion in 2012. For more information, visit www.fluor.com.
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