$450 million order for Babcock & Wilcox
- January 27, 2010
Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Operations Group Inc. in Lynchburg has received an award of about $450 million for the manufacture of nuclear components to support U.S. defense programs. This will include U.S. Naval nuclear power systems for submarines and aircraft carriers.
“We are very pleased with these new orders and the steady growth of B&W’s nuclear product line for the U.S. government,” said Winfred Nash, president of the group. The nuclear operations subsidiary is an operating unit of the Babcock & Wilcox Co.