SOURCE: Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company

Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company

February 07, 2012 10:05 ET

Curtiss-Wright Flow Control and Chalmers & Kubeck Sign Nuclear Services Alliance

Will Provide Integrated Services and Life-Cycle Management of Critical Components to the Nuclear Power Industry

FALLS CHURCH, VA--(Marketwire - Feb 7, 2012) - Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company announced today that its business unit Enertech and Chalmers & Kubeck, Inc. have signed an exclusive agreement to collaborate in providing integrated services and life-cycle management of specialized, critical components to the nuclear power industry.

Under the terms of the agreement, Enertech will focus its efforts on sales and marketing for Chalmers & Kubeck's extensive service, repair and machining capabilities. In addition, the alliance will leverage Enertech's robust and mature nuclear quality assurance program for components in safety related applications. Enertech's nuclear service offerings on major plant components include: shop and field repair, refurbishment, machining, welding, diagnostics and troubleshooting; upgrades and retrofits; mobile resources; plant modernization and extended power uprate support; and inventory optimization programs for nuclear power plants and other facilities performing nuclear-related activities.

"Our partnership with Chalmers & Kubeck immediately broadens our component services offering and aftermarket responsiveness for valves and actuation, pumps, gear boxes and other rotating equipment to our valued customers in the North American nuclear market," said David Linton, President, Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company and Co-Chief Operating Officer, Curtiss-Wright Corporation. "It is another example of our commitment to offering products and services that deliver real, differentiating value to the customer."

About Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company:
Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company specializes in the design and manufacture of highly engineered valves, pumps, motors, generators, electronics and related products for the commercial nuclear power industry, oil and gas processing facilities, a range of critical military programs and the industrial controls market. Its innovative, high-performance products play an integral role in our nation's defense and in the safe, efficient operation of power plants and other industrial sites worldwide. Based in Falls Church, VA., the company has over 3,400 employees worldwide and is the Flow Control operating segment of Curtiss-Wright Corporation. For more information, visit www.cwfc.com

About Enertech:
Enertech, a business unit of Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company, is an engineering, manufacturing, distribution and service company committed to providing solutions to meet the unique requirements of the nuclear power industry. Enertech provides integrated system solutions that include advanced valves, actuators, pumps, instrumentation, heat exchangers, fluid sealing products, snubbers, diagnostic and test equipment, qualification and dedication services, outage support services and equipment repair and field service. Enertech, located in Brea, CA, is a member of Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company's Nuclear Group of companies (EMD, EST Group, Nova, NETCO, QualTech NP, Scientech, Target Rock), which has continuously supported the global Nuclear Power Industry for over 50 years. For more information, visit http://enertech.cwfc.com.

About Chalmers & Kubeck:
Chalmers & Kubeck, Inc. is the largest diversified, independently owned, Industrial Maintenance Service / Machining Organization in the US. With more than 350 employees, and over-all capacity to handle large projects, C&K has been providing both emergency and planned overhauls for all areas of industry for over 60 years. In 2007, it entered the nuclear power market to provide the same high level of quality, service and responsiveness that its fossil power customers have been accustomed to for over six decades.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Sharon Dey
    Curtiss-Wright Flow Control Company
    Email Contact
    (703) 286-2011

    Contact:
    Pete Koenig
    Enertech
    Email Contact
    (714) 528-2301