Fluor will continue to provide ongoing maintenance, modification and outage services for the units. The work encompasses mechanical, electrical and civil tasks during non-outage and outage periods. The initial contract was awarded in May 2010.
Diablo Canyon produces 18,000 gigawatt-hours annually. The plant uses two pressurized water reactors that have been operating since 1985.
This story was originally published in Power Engineering online. It was republished by permission.