The Reactors and Services Business Group
The Reactors & Services Business Group brings together the design and construction of the two main nuclear reactor systems in use worldwide – the pressurized water reactor and the boiling water reactor. It also manufactures naval propulsion reactors and research reactors. The Reactors & Services business also offers the products and services needed for the maintenance, modernization and control of all types of nuclear reactors.
World leader in the design and construction of nuclear power plants, AREVA aims to build one third of the world’s new nuclear power capacity.
- 37 % of AREVA’s consolidated revenue in 2012 (3,5 billion euros)
- 16,113 employees worldwide
The Reactors and Services business group designs and constructs nuclear reactors. It also offers services for nuclear power plants installed base.
The Reactors and Services business group designs and builds reactors and equipment for nuclear power plants. Its services improve their productivity and safety.
With which products and services did AREVA become a world leader in the construction of reactors or the replacement of heavy equipment?
Generation III+ Reactor portfolio
AREVA offers a portfolio of three latest generation (III+) reactor models intended for use in nuclear power plants: EPR™, ATMEA1 and KERENA. They allow electricity providers to achieve their competitiveness, safety and power generation capacity objectives. The power range of these reactors goes from 1,100 MWe to more than 1,650 MWe.
The EPR™ reactor key assets
The generation III+ EPR™ reactor provided by AREVA is currently the latest development in pressurized water reactors (PWR). Safety, operational performance and competitiveness are the key strengths of the reactor. Today, it is under construction in Finland, France, and China. 3D visit.