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BHEL expands footprint in Nuclear business

BHEL expands footprint in Nuclear business

🕔17:02, 21.Jul 2019

New Delhi, July 21: Against stiff competition, Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has secured a prestigious order for erection work of reactor side equipment of 2×1000 MWe (Units 3&4) Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project in Tamil Nadu, being set up under

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BHEL expands its offerings in Nuclear Projects – Bags NPCIL’s order for erection of Kudankulam Units 3&4

BHEL expands its offerings in Nuclear Projects – Bags NPCIL’s order for erection of Kudankulam Units 3&4

🕔11:37, 11.Jun 2019

New Delhi, June 11: Against stiff competition, BHEL has secured a prestigious order for the erection work of the upcoming 2×1000 MWe Turbine Generator (TG) island Units 3&4 at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project in Tamil Nadu being set up with

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BHEL-supplied Nuclear Power equipment at NPCIL’s Kaiga Atomic Power Station

BHEL-supplied Nuclear Power equipment at NPCIL’s Kaiga Atomic Power Station

🕔10:24, 17.Dec 2018

New Delhi, December 17: Equipped with BHEL-supplied Nuclear power equipment, the 220 MW Unit 1 at the indigenously developed Kaiga Atomic Power Station (KAPS) of Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL), has created a world record for continuous operation.

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BHEL despatches its 40th Nuclear Steam Generator to NPCIL

BHEL despatches its 40th Nuclear Steam Generator to NPCIL

🕔12:34, 3.Dec 2018

New Delhi, December 3: Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited (BHEL) has achieved a major milestone with the despatch of its 40th Nuclear Steam Generator to the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL). The Steam Generator, to be installed in NPCIL’s

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Kudankulam N-unit-1 may be connected to the grid on Nov 14

Kudankulam N-unit-1 may be connected to the grid on Nov 14

🕔10:25, 6.Nov 2018

Chennai, Nov 6  The first 1,000 MW atomic power unit at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) is expected to be synchronised to the southern grid on Nov 14, said an official. It was earlier announced that the unit belonging to

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Kaiga n-plant sets new record for continuous operation

Kaiga n-plant sets new record for continuous operation

🕔19:37, 18.Jun 2018

Chennai, June 18  India’s atomic power plant operator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) on Monday said its first 220 MW unit at Kaiga in Karnataka has set a new record of operating for 766 days continuously. In a

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SC seeks report on compliance of safety features of Kudankulam n-plant

SC seeks report on compliance of safety features of Kudankulam n-plant

🕔11:00, 24.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 24  The Supreme Court on Monday asked the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) to file an affidavit indicating the progress made on safety features of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu’s Tirunelveli district.

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Three major contracts for two Kudankulam units signed with Russia

Three major contracts for two Kudankulam units signed with Russia

🕔20:19, 1.Aug 2017

Chennai, Aug 1 (IANS) Russia’s ASE Group of Companies on Tuesday said three main contracts were signed with Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) for nuclear power units 5 and 6 to be set up in Tamil Nadu’s Kudankulam. In

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Russian company starts equipment production for two reactors at Kudankulam

Russian company starts equipment production for two reactors at Kudankulam

🕔09:45, 1.Feb 2017

Chennai, Feb 01  ZiO-Podolsk, the machine engineering arm of Russian nuclear group Rosatom’s subsidiary Atomenergomash has started production of equipments for the third and fourth nuclear power units to be set up in Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu, it was announced

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Russia’s ZiO-Podolsk to supply components to Kudankulam n-plant

Russia’s ZiO-Podolsk to supply components to Kudankulam n-plant

🕔10:00, 23.Sep 2016

Chennai, Sep 23  ZiO-Podolsk, the machine engineering arm of Russian nuclear group Rosatom has been qualified to supply equipments for the third and fourth nuclear power units to be set up in Tamil Nadu. In a statement issued late Thursday,

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NPCIL FY16 net goes up to Rs.2,707 crore

NPCIL FY16 net goes up to Rs.2,707 crore

🕔15:46, 28.May 2016

Chennai, May 28  India’s atomic power plant operator Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) closed last fiscal with a net profit of Rs.2,707 crore, up by around Rs.506 crore over the previous fiscal.According to NPCIL, the company had logged

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‘NPCIL to get nuclear liability policy soon’

‘NPCIL to get nuclear liability policy soon’

🕔10:31, 18.Apr 2016

Chennai, April 18  India’s atomic power company, Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) is confident of getting the public liability insurance policy in 10-15 days time, said a senior official.Once the policy is received, then the company can go

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Kudankulam n-plant restarts generation

Kudankulam n-plant restarts generation

🕔15:06, 15.Feb 2016

Chennai, Feb 15  The 1,000 MW nuclear power plant at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu restarted power generation on Sunday evening, said Power System Operation Corporation Ltd (POSOCO) which operates the national grid.The unit went down on February 4 night following

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Kudankulam n-plant to be reconnected to grid in five days

Kudankulam n-plant to be reconnected to grid in five days

🕔13:43, 22.Jan 2016

Chennai, Jan 22  The Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd (NPCIL) is expected to feed power to the southern grid from its 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam in Tamil Nadu in five days, according to a senior official.The unit which

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NPCIL’s 1,660 MW capacity in south India not functioning

NPCIL’s 1,660 MW capacity in south India not functioning

🕔12:54, 12.Nov 2015

Chennai, Nov 12  Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd’s 1,660 MW capacity in south India out of its total generation capacity of 5,780 MW is not functioning, as per data gleaned from Power System Operation Corporation Ltd (POSOCO).Out of that,

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Four India-designed 700 MW reactors being built at brisk pace

Four India-designed 700 MW reactors being built at brisk pace

🕔16:13, 20.Oct 2015

Chennai, Oct 20  Construction of four India designed 700 MW pressurised heavy water reactors (PHWR) are progressing at a quick pace and the first one is expected to go on stream end 2016 or early 2017, said senior officials of

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Kudankulam n-plant restarts power generation

Kudankulam n-plant restarts power generation

🕔10:07, 19.Jan 2015

Chennai, Jan 19  Power generation at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) has restarted after the first unit’s reactor and turbine tripped Jan 14, said Power System Operation Corporation Ltd. (POSCO) Monday. According to POSCO, power generation at the first

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Fission process in Kudankulam’s second unit delayed

Fission process in Kudankulam’s second unit delayed

🕔14:09, 3.Nov 2014

Chennai, Nov 3  The start of fission process in the second atomic power unit at Kudankulam has been postponed to March 2015, the Nuclear Power Corporation of India Ltd. (NPCIL) said. According to NPCIL, the first criticality – start of

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Kudankulam turbine to run with parts from another unit

Kudankulam turbine to run with parts from another unit

🕔14:06, 28.Oct 2014

Chennai, Oct 28  Work on restarting the first atomic power unit’s turbine at Kudankulam has commenced by using the components taken from the second unit’s turbine, said sources. “The first unit’s turbine would be restarted by taking out the components

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Power generation at Kudankulam I unit stable

Power generation at Kudankulam I unit stable

🕔10:19, 22.Sep 2014

Chennai, Sep 21  Power generation at the first 1,000 MW unit at Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) is stable with the unit restarting generation Sep 15, said officials. Ever since the unit resumed operations after maintenance shutdown, the generation is

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