Invensys to Supply Safety Systems at Chinese Nuclear Plant

15 June 2010 (Last Updated June 15th, 2010 18:30)

IT services company Invensys Operations Management has sealed a deal to provide safety and distributed control systems for China Nuclear Power Engineering's (CNPE) Changjiang Nuclear Power Plant. The company will supply its Triconex critical control and Foxboro I/A Series distributed co

IT services company Invensys Operations Management has sealed a deal to provide safety and distributed control systems for China Nuclear Power Engineering's (CNPE) Changjiang Nuclear Power Plant.

The company will supply its Triconex critical control and Foxboro I/A Series distributed control systems (DCS) for two 650MW pressurised water reactor units being built on Hainan Island.

The contract follows a 2008 CNPE order for similar systems for two other nuclear power plants being built in the Fujian and Zhejiang provinces of China.