Operating Plants

Shaw is the largest provider of commercial nuclear power plant maintenance and modification services in the U.S. and an established leader in power uprate services. Our work includes the following:

  • Active contracts covering more than 40 percent of operating units
  • More sub-20-day refueling outages than all other modification and maintenance providers combined
  • More than 60 uprate studies and projects that have added more than 3,500 MW to the U.S. power grid
  • Systemwide maintenance and modification services to more than 40 percent of U.S. nuclear units, including the country’s largest nuclear plant and two largest nuclear fleets

Our operating plant services include the following:

  • Outage planning and management
  • Work planning, scheduling and project controls
  • Work package preparation
  • Craft supervision and subcontractor management
  • Modifications design and new construction
  • Procurement
  • Quality control
  • Process improvement
  • Waste management
  • Environmental, health and safety management
  • Engineering
  • Expert technical assistance
  • Restart testing
  • Training
  • Maintenance services: union and open shop
  • Radiological protection