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Biannual International Senior Nuclear Plant Manager program a success

19 June, 2018
Recent graduates of OPG’s International Senior Nuclear Plant Manager Program.

The program develops and increases the effectiveness of senior leaders and executives working in the power generation industry.

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Engineering grads ready to make their mark

14 June, 2018
This group of engineers is all smiles after becoming the first to graduate from OPG's new graduate engineer training program

The group of hires from 2016 is the first cohort to complete OPG Renewable Generation’s new Graduate Engineer Training program.

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TackleShare allows new and young anglers to reel for free this summer

08 June, 2018
TackleShare lends out rods, reels, and tackle for free at more than 140 loaner sites to help young anglers get started.

Since 1998, the TackleShare program has broken down barriers and given thousands of fishing newbies the opportunity to learn and practice at no cost.

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R.H. Saunders GS celebrates 60 years of generating clean power for Ontario

05 June, 2018
OPG and New York Power Authority employees celebrate the Moses-Saunders Power Dam's 60th anniversary on June 1, 2018.

The 16-unit, 1,045-megawatt station on the St. Lawrence River was placed into service between July 8, 1958, and Dec. 18, 1959.

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Employee recognized for leading young nuclear professionals in Durham

30 May, 2018
OPG's Matthew Mairinger accepts the Best Chapter in Canada Award, presented by NAYGN President Abbey Donahue.

Matthew Mairinger and the Durham chapter of the North American Young Generation in Nuclear were recognized recently for their outstanding efforts to develop a new generation of nuclear energy enthusiasts.

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Pickering Nuclear engineering interns make their mark through innovation

16 May, 2018
Engineering interns Fernando Salinas Medina, left, and Adnan Lokhandwala at the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station.

Fernando Salinas Medina and Adnan Lokhandwala have been solving real-life problems using innovative technologies at the Pickering Nuclear X-Lab.

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OPG’s Director of Dam and Public Safety honoured

04 May, 2018
Mike Martelli, President of Renewable Generation, left, and Tony Bennett, Director of Dam and Public Safety.

Tony Bennett has been inducted as a Fellow by the EIC, a federation of Canadian engineering societies founded in 1887 to promote improvement in professional practice and continuous learning.

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Employee receives Community Leadership Award for work in Durham Region

04 May, 2018
Jennifer Knox, right, holds her award with Don Rickard, past President of the Clarington Board of Trade.

For her tireless work in fostering a solid partnership with Clarington, Durham and beyond, Knox was recognized with the award by the Clarington Board of Trade.

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