Groupe Gorgé, through its subsidiary Baumert, has signed a contract of more than $6M with Williams Industrial Services Group for the supply of fire-retardant partitioning systems of Vogtle 3&4 nuclear plant in Georgia, USA. Based on Westinghouse AP1000 technology, this nuclear plant is the first nuclear new build in the USA for the past 30 years.
This contract covers the design, certification and supply of fire-retardant partitioning systems and various protections (doors, cable trays, ventilation duct) as well as training and technical support to Williams Industrial Services Group who will manage the installation of the project.
The project will start immediately and will be completed in the second half of 2020.
Over the years, Baumert has supported the construction of nuclear power plants worldwide in most of nuclear technologies. This award demonstrates Baumert's expertise of Westinghouse AP1000 technology which started in March 2013, with the award of similar packages for the four AP1000 units of SanMen and Haiyang nuclear plants in China.
About Groupe Gorgé
Founded in 1990, Groupe Gorgé is an independent group that specializes in high-tech industries. Today, the Group is active in the fields of security and protection in extreme environments, as well as in the 3D printing sector. In its more than twenty-five year history, Groupe Gorgé has always developed and driven the latest technological and industrial innovations.
Smart Safety Systems: Developing complete, innovative technological solutions for complex missions in hostile and confined environments.
Protection of High-Risk Installations: Protecting people and ensuring the active and passive protection of installations for energy markets and industrial and tertiary sectors in France. Ensuring the maintenance of these protection systems.
3D Printing: Enabling major industry players to find new routes to successful innovation and production processes by providing 3D printers, premium material, software and 3D printed parts.
In 2017, the Group reported revenue of €276.7 million. It is backed by 2,000 employees and operations in over ten countries.
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