Apave, ESI Group and Onet Technologies – A unique alliance for an outstanding EPR project at the Jaitapur site in India
This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211201005681/en/
(Photo: Business Wire)
Apave, ESI Group (Paris:ESI) and Onet Technologies have formalized, at the WNE (World Nuclear Exhibition) 2021, their collaboration, through the MINS (Make in India Nuclear supply chain Support) alliance, to build a common value proposition in order to respond to the project to create six EPR reactors on the Jaitapur site in western India.
Philippe Maillard, CEO of APAVE Group, Emmanuel Leroy, EVP Product, Innovation & Industry Solutions of ESI Group and Alain Gauvin, CEO of ONET Technologies, signed today at WNE 2021, with the participation of Xavier Ursat, Group Senior Executive Vice President, New Nuclear Projects and Engineering, a joint declaration of intent structuring the MINS alliance, thus combining their skills on the outstanding Indian EPR market at the Jaitapur site.
A unique Indian project
In April 2021, EDF submitted a binding technical and commercial offer to NCPIL (Nuclear Power Corporation of India Limited - India's state-owned nuclear power company) for the construction of six EPR (pressurized water reactor) reactors in India, at the Jaitapur site in the state of Maharashtra, whose capital is Bombay, the country's economic and commercial center. With an installed capacity of 9.6 GW, this plant would be the most powerful in the world. It would produce up to 75 TWh per year and cover the annual consumption of 70 million Indian households, while avoiding the emission of about 80 million tons of CO2 per year.
A unique French alliance based on complementary expertise
Based on more than forty years of experience in the nuclear sector, APAVE, ESI Group and ONET Technologies have combined their skills and know-how: in nuclear engineering for ONET Technologies, in compliance with regulatory and non-regulatory safety and security requirements for APAVE, and in virtual prototyping capabilities for ESI Group, in order to put them at the service of the project.
This combination enables the MINS alliance to offer a complete range of services ("one-stop shop" approach) to Indian manufacturers, constructors, and assemblers, from assistance in the design of systems and equipment to commissioning, including support in manufacturing methods and monitoring, numerical simulations to support component sizing, and quality and regulatory controls.
Xavier Ursat, Group Executive Director in charge of EDF's Engineering and New Nuclear Projects Division, said: "We are delighted that such experienced partners as Apave, ESI Group and Onet Technologies have joined forces to meet the many challenges of this extraordinary project in India. Their complementary nature and unique know-how, combined with their proximity to the field, will prove to be a major asset for our Group in the success of this major project, both in terms of its nature - the construction of the most powerful power plant in the world - and its duration - more than 15 years".
About the Apave Group
Apave is an international group with over 150 years of experience in risk management. An independent company with a turnover of €881M in 2019, Apave currently has 12,600 employees, 130 agencies in France, 170 training sites in France and abroad and 18 testing centres. Apave has an international presence in over 45 countries. Nearly 500,000 customers already place their trust in Apave in France and abroad. www.apave.com
About ESI Group
Founded in 1973, ESI Group envisions a world where Industry commits to bold outcomes, addressing high stakes concerns - environmental impact, safety & comfort for consumers and workers, adaptable and sustainable business models. ESI provides reliable and customized solutions anchored on predictive physics modeling and virtual prototyping expertise to allow industries to make the right decisions at the right time, while managing their complexity. Acting principally in automotive & land transportation, aerospace, defense & naval, energy and heavy industry, ESI is present in more than 20 countries, employs 1200 people around the world and reported 2020 sales of €132.6 million. ESI is headquartered in France and is listed on compartment B of Euronext Paris. www.esi-group.com
About Onet Technologies
Onet Technologies has been in the market for some 40 years and specializes in reactor engineering and maintenance, decommissioning and nuclear waste treatment, as well as operator services for major players in the nuclear sector. Safety and security culture, skills management and operational performance are at the heart of the services delivered by Onet Technologies for each of its clients. The company currently employs nearly 2,900 engineers and technicians and has established a number of long-term international partnerships. www.onet.fr
To view this piece of content from cts.businesswire.com, please give your consent at the top of this page.
+33 6 07 36 10 23
Verbatee - Jérôme Goaer
+33 6 61 61 79 34
+33 1 44 18 73 23
About Business Wire
(c) 2018 Business Wire, Inc., All rights reserved.
Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is the global leader in multiplatform press release distribution.
Subscribe to releases from Business Wire
Subscribe to all the latest releases from Business Wire by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Latest releases from Business Wire
Busan Bids for Hosting the World Expo 2030 Busan Under the Theme of 'Transforming Our World, Navigating Toward a Better Future'19.1.2022 03:00:00 CET | Press release
Busan Metropolitan City is aspiring to host the World Expo 2030 at the Busan North Port which will run from May 1st to the end of October 2030 with the strong support of the Korean government. By hosting the World Expo 2030 in Busan following the World Expo 2020 Dubai and the World Expo 2025 Osaka-Kansai, Korea will present a global vision for future paradigm shifts, under the theme of ‘Transforming Our World, Navigating toward a Better Future,’ with three sub-themes such as a sustainable planet, technology for humanity and platform for sharing and caring. Currently, the World Expo 2020 Dubai is taking place in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, for the first time in the Middle East. The Korean Pavilion, decorated with 1,597 spinning cubes, symbolically demonstrates Korea's dynamism leading the Fourth Industrial Revolution and sharing the future vision with mankind as a whole under the theme of the ‘Smart Korea, Moving the World to You.’ Busan is well known as one of the world’s most dyn
Alvotech Upsizes Oversubscribed PIPE Transaction to Approximately $175 Million18.1.2022 22:01:00 CET | Press release
Alvotech Holdings S.A. (“Alvotech”), a leading global biopharmaceutical company focused solely on the development and manufacture of biosimilar medicines for patients worldwide, and Oaktree Acquisition Corp. II (“Oaktree II”) (NYSE: OACB), a publicly traded special purpose acquisition company sponsored by an affiliate of Oaktree Capital Management, L.P., today announced $21 million in additional commitments for a private placement (“PIPE”) of Oaktree II common stock in connection with their proposed business combination. The upsized PIPE, totaling approximately $175 million and entirely raised as common stock at $10.00 per share, is driven by increased interest from premier Icelandic investors, including Arctica Finance, Arion Bank, and Landsbankinn. This $21 million is in addition to other top-tier investors including Suvretta Capital, Athos (the Strüngmann Family Office), CVC Capital Partners, Temasek Holdings, Farallon Capital Management, and Sculptor Capital Management, among other
SIGNA Sports United to Announce Fourth Quarter and Year-End 2021 Financial Results on January 26, 202218.1.2022 19:12:00 CET | Press release
SIGNA Sports United (“SSU” or the “Company”), the world’s leading sports e-commerce and technology platform, today announced that the company’s fourth quarter and year-end 2021 financial results will be released before the markets open on Wednesday, January 26, 2022. Management will host a call that day at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss the results. Interested parties may access the conference call by dialing 1-855-979-6654 (in the United States) or +44 20 3936 2999 (outside of the United States), along with access code 690353. The conference call will be simulcast and archived on our website at https://investor.signa-sportsunited.com/. About SIGNA Sports United Inspiring performance. United by passion. SSU is a group of specialist sports webshops powered by our leading sports commerce and technology platform. Our specialist strategy allows us to uniquely spotlight the best of our 1000+ brand partners across the bike, tennis, outdoor and teamsports categories. Together we serve our
L&T Technology Services Wins USD45 Million EV Deal from U.S. Auto Tier 118.1.2022 17:46:00 CET | Press release
L&T Technology Services Limited (BSE: 540115, NSE: LTTS), a leading global pure-play engineering services company, announced that it has been awarded a deal worth USD45 million from a U.S. based automotive Tier 1 company, to be its strategic engineering partner and provide engineering services for its Electric Vehicle (EV) product portfolio. Under the terms of the 5-year agreement, LTTS will work with the customer to deliver solutions leveraging its e-mobility technology competence. Notably, this will be delivered from LTTS’ ER&D center in Krakow, Poland. LTTS plans to have over 300 engineers working from its Krakow, Poland center in the next 3 years, marking its expansion into Eastern Europe. Amit Chadha, CEO & Managing Director, L&T Technology Services said, “We have been investing in Electric, Autonomous and Connected Vehicle (EACV) as part of our 6 big bets and our engineers have developed several new scalable e-mobility solutions that can accelerate global automotive players’ EV d
Hillstone Networks Sets New Standard in Intelligent, Reliable and Automated Security Solutions With StoneOS 5.5R918.1.2022 17:00:00 CET | Press release
Hillstone Networks, a leading provider of infrastructure protection solutions, today introduced the latest iteration of its flagship StoneOS solution. “Organizations today demand a comprehensive, intelligent, high-performing and automated security solution that works. StoneOS delivers,” said Tim Liu, CTO & co-founder of Hillstone Networks. “This is a major upgrade resulting in unparalleled capabilities to help protect organizations, their critical assets and their workforces from the myriad of security threats they face every day.” 6 Key Updates to StoneOS 5.5R9 include: Machine learning technology leveraged to enhance intelligent detection and prevention – StoneOS leverages the latest ML-based data sets to help bolster DGA detection. The extended support of a cloud sandbox allows for improved unknown threat detection and enhanced intelligence sharing. Extended VPN capability delivers refined secure access for the remote workforce – The new additional VPN features support extended user
Mohammed bin Rashid honours 10 Winners of 2022 Zayed Sustainability Prize18.1.2022 16:02:00 CET | Press release
His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, presented awards to the 10 winners of the 2022 Zayed Sustainability Prize yesterday. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220118005713/en/ Mohammed bin Rashid honours 10 Winners of 2022 Zayed Sustainability Prize (Photo: AETOSWire) The Prize’s Awards Ceremony coincided with the start of the 2022 Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW). The ceremony was also attended by H.H. Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance. His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum congratulated winners across the five categories reaffirming the Prize’s key role in realising the aspirations of participants to achieve sustainable development within their communities. This year, the Zayed Sustainability Prize, along with ADSW, joined forces with Expo 2020 Du
Pricefx Closes 2021 With Best Quarter in Company History18.1.2022 15:30:00 CET | Press release
Pricefx, the global leader in cloud pricing software, today announced it closed the best quarter in company history due to strong customer and partner traction in 2021. With 26 deals closed in Q4 2021 and 34 new enterprise customers added in 2021, the company ended the year with 45% year-over-year annual recurring revenue (ARR) growth. Key new customers include American Tire Distributors, Extreme Networks, KeHe Distributors and Tamko Building Products. Additionally, Pricefx recorded 95% customer retention and closed 23 customer expansion deals. In 2021, Pricefx increased revenue growth with SAP by 140% over 2020. The Advantage Pricefx partner program continued to drive significant return on investment in 2021 with at least one partner engaged on 70% of new customers signed through co-selling, influencing, and/or implementing the Pricefx solution. Several global system integrators, such as the KPMG German member firm, joined Pricefx’s ecosystem broadening the company’s reach and deepeni