PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwired - Jan 8, 2014) - Day & Zimmermann (D&Z), the century-old, family-owned provider of construction and engineering, staffing and defense solutions for leading corporations and governments around the world, has been awarded a five-year maintenance and modifications contract with STP Nuclear Operating Company in Wadsworth, Texas.
"We are excited about this opportunity and are committed to partnering with STP to share the capabilities and industry best practices D&Z delivers to much of the U.S. nuclear fleet," said Gary McKinney, President, Day & Zimmermann NPS.
D&Z is the leading power contractor specializing in maintenance and modification solutions for the nuclear and fossil power markets. For the sixth consecutive year, D&Z has ranked as the #1 O&M contractor in the U.S. Power market by Engineering News-Record.
STP supplies more than 7.5 percent of the electricity used in Texas. The plant is managed by the STP Nuclear Operating Company and owned by Austin Energy, CPS Energy, and NRG Energy. STP's twin reactors produce 2,700 megawatts of carbon-free electricity, enough to power 2 million homes.
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Day & Zimmermann is a century-old, family-owned company whose 23,000 employees specialize in construction & engineering, staffing and defense solutions for leading corporations and governments around the world. Operating from more than 150 worldwide locations with 2.4 Billion USD in revenue, Day & Zimmermann is currently ranked as one of the largest private companies in the U.S. by Forbes. Founded in 1901 and headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, our first work was to develop "Betterment Reports" that helped modernize American factories. Today, we are still in the business of betterment -- maintaining the nation's power infrastructure, protecting American freedoms and driving technological advancements around the world. We do what we say. ® http://www.dayzim.com