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Everything's safe and secure in Castle Hayne

Internet replaces UNCW for biannual Global Nuclear Fuel safety review
There's been a change in venue for theNuclear Regulatory Commission's biannual discussion of Global Nuclear Fuel – Americas'safety performance. The NRC meetings with Global Nuclear Fuelto discuss the results of the agency’s licensee performance review at the Castle Haynenuclear fuel fabrication plant have been held at the University of North Carolina Wilmington for the past decade.

GE, Hitachi close to Global Laser Exit

Transaction would complete restructuring, allow work on Paducah laser plant


General Electric and Hitachi are close to divesting their 76 percent interest in Global Laser Enrichment, aventure licensed to build and operate a laser nuclear fuel enrichment facility nearWilmington, North Carolina.  A decision could come next month, according to Platts Nuclear News Flashes, which reported a “March decision set on sale or closure of Global Laser Enrichment”. The trade paper was commenting on an Asahi Shimbun report that e