Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Our Stories

Our Stories

Filtered by Category: Darlington Refurbishment

Welder withstands pressure and heat for Darlington Refurbishment

10 July, 2017
Larry Bishop portrait

Larry Bishop has established a reputation as a "go-to person" when complex weld work needs to be completed.

Read More

Reactor disassembly set to begin at Darlington Nuclear

27 June, 2017
Workers train on a nuclear reactor mock-up.

The disassembly of Unit 2 will engage more than 1,600 people and involve use of specially designed tools and technology.

Read More

Arnprior company helping to deliver Darlington Refurbishment

31 May, 2017
A new batch of pressure tubes.

Nu-Tech Precision Metals has fabricated and delivered the pressure tubes required to refurbish the Unit 2 reactor, on budget and ahead of schedule.

Read More

Training mock-up keeps refurbishment on track

26 May, 2017
A worker trains on the Powertrack mock-up in the Darlington Energy Centre.

The Powertrack mock-up was designed for honing skills needed for the job in a non-nuclear environment before moving into the actual fuelling duct.

Read More

An early delivery for Darlington Refurbishment

24 May, 2017
A Cameco worker performs testing on a new Calandria tube.

One of the key components in Darlington Nuclear’s Unit 2 refurbishment has arrived early and on budget.

Read More

Radiation protection manager helps keep Darlington workers safe

12 May, 2017
Employee Joe Cicchini stands smiling with his arms crossed.

Joe Cicchini's job is critical for the safety of workers involved in OPG's Darlington Refurbishment.

Read More

Our people: Karen Fritz

08 March, 2017
A close-up of Karen Fritz, Director of Unit Outage at OPG.

Karen is a Director of Unit Outage working on Darlington Refurbishment, Canada's largest clean energy project.

Read More

From Boilermaker to Operations Manager: A career in nuclear

22 February, 2017
Jeff Acorn stands in a nuclear pwoer plant turbine hall

Jeff Acorn has 16 years of experience and has worked on 60 nuclear reactor maintenance outages.

Read More