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Entergy, Waterford Nuclear Generating Station

Project Description

APTIM provides best-in-class maintenance, modification and construction services to Entergy at the Waterford Steam Electric Station, Unit 3, also known as Waterford 3, a nuclear power plant located on a 3,000-acre plot in St. Charles Parish, Killona, Louisiana. The station is a one-unit, Westinghouse pressurized water reactor site, which produces 1,185 MW of electricity.  In 2012, Waterford 3 underwent a steam generator replacement project. The project was one of many that will enable the plant’s 1,159 dependable megawatts of electricity to continue supplying approximately 10 percent of the state’s needs.

Staff/Craft Levels

3/500—Outage  1/50—Non-Outage

Contract Scope/Services Provided

  • Modification and supplemental maintenance services, capital projects
  • Plant labeling support
  • ISI support
  • Turbine generator overhaul support
  • Mechanical modifications
  • Electrical modifications
  • Civil modifications
  • Valve maintenance and modifications
  • Plant painting
  • Security computer system project
  • RTD replacement project
  • Feedwater turbine overhaul
  • Scaffold erection

In addition to Waterford 3, APTIM provides the maintenance and modification services to the Entergy North and South Nuclear fleets. APTIM enjoys a successful relationship with Entergy, a strategic account. We have supported numerous refuel outages and forced outages over the past several years. APTIM utilizes mixed craft for certain tasks to maintain a diverse workforce for possible emergent work. We also move core group craft employees from site to site to support refueling outages and forced outages.

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