OCI SEMINAR DAY 2010 " Today's Overview: Tomorrow's Direction " Dietmar Reiner Senior Vice President Darlington Refurbishment. OPG Profile. Owned by the Province of Ontario Produces about 70% of the electricity consumed in Ontario. In-service capacity: 22,147MW
"Today's Overview: Tomorrow's Direction"
Senior Vice President
This project will be the largest engineering and construction project undertaken in the Canadian nuclear industry and in the region, province and throughout the country.
First time four CANDU reactors will be refurbished.
Estimated cost: final costs to be determined once regulatory and technical scope is determined, construction contracts are signed, and release quality cost and schedule is developed – likely 2015.
Potential jobs: Expect to create over 20,000 person years of direct employment.
Economic Impact: direct employment, spending associated with the project and operating the station for an additional 30 years.
Project Success is all about the Planning!
Pickering A, Unit 1 Return to Service
Safe Storage of Pickering Units 2 & 3
Darlington Vacuum Building Outage(VBO)
- 6,000 OPG staff and contractors
3,000 new jobs will be created during the planning and construction phase
Additionally there will be added jobs resulting from the additional 30 years of operation of the station.