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Equipment: nuclear island components

Steam generator

The Equipment business unit designs and manufactures welded and mechanical components for the nuclear island, principally heavy equipment, including large forged parts and mobile equipment. Its expertise in heavy and mobile component manufacturing guarantees the provision of quality, reliable parts to its customers.

Arrival of the EPRâ„¢ reactor steam generators at the Olkiluoto 3 site

The Equipment business unit design has industrial operations across 3 continents.

Hydraulic testing of the Civaux vessel

Creusot Forge produces large forged and cast parts used in the manufacture of heavy components forming the primary coolant loop.

Primary pump manufacturing

AREVA Jeumont facility manufactures the mobile components: Primary pumps, control rod mechanisms.


Manufacturing the nuclear island components

AREVA designs and builds the nuclear island's heavy and mobile components. The Group's various manufacturing sites possess the know-how that allows it to guarantee the quality and reliabilty of this equipment.


The leading manufacturer of nuclear power plants

AREVA’s Equipment division manufactures reactors in addition to heavy- and mobile components for power plants. Its know-how allows power companies from around the world to meet energy challenges.A look at its production capacities.