CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, PA. — Westinghouse Electric Company has announced it has completed the acquisition of Rolls-Royce’s Civil Nuclear Systems and Services business in North America and in select sites in Europe.
Through the transaction, Westinghouse will acquire the Rolls-Royce Civil Nuclear Systems and Services’ 11 locations in Canada, France, the United Kingdom and the United States, stated a release.
Rolls-Royce Civil Nuclear Canada Ltd. is based in Peterborough, Ont.
The sites support plant automation and monitoring systems, field services, manufacturing and engineering services as well as digital engineering services.
“Expanding our geographic footprint and strengthening our portfolio of systems and services is a key focus to better serve our clients and deploy innovative and leading solutions to the installed base of nuclear plants,” said Westinghouse president and CEO Patrick Fragman in the statement. “Both Westinghouse and Rolls-Royce Civil Nuclear customers will gain an expanded presence and benefit from synergies between our companies. With this strategic investment, we are enhancing our customer offerings in order to support their long-term operating goals to produce carbon-free, cost-effective and reliable energy.”
The deal closed Jan. 31.