Porvair secures $1M Nuclear Filter Deal
Porvair Filtration Group has secured a $1,000,000 deal to supply equipment and filters for mixed oxide fuel production to a nuclear industry client, the identity of which has not been made public.
Within the nuclear industry there are ongoing operational challenges and potential hazards associated with environmental emissions and the protection of the workforce. Therefore the industry demands exceptional levels of technical expertise and quality, in conjunction with specific skills to solve many of its most intractable problems. Processes in the nuclear sector that often involve high temperature, high radioactivity, high solids loads and chemically aggressive media all present filtration challenges.
Porvair Filtration Group has more than 25 years experience in supplying high quality filtration solutions to the nuclear industries in the US and Europe in particular. Working across the sector, Porvair offer solutions to the nuclear power generation, fuel production, reprocessing, decontamination, decommissioning and waste packaging areas. As an engineering company in the filtration industry, Porvair are able to take an initial discussion to a fully optimized solution, meeting material, code and technical requirements providing a total solution to a specific problem.
Porvair have the capability to provide everything from a single, specialized, retrofit nuclear filter element to a complete, packaged filtration system to meet the precise needs of a complex application, together with on-site support and a complete after sales service. In addition to Porvair's acknowledged leadership in both nuclear filter engineering and quality, the company also has the capability to offer the services of its extensive laboratory, development and testing facilities.