Ansys | October 06, 2020
New multi-year agreement aids Cummins in efforts to create more sustainable engines, drives enterprise-wide collaboration and supports initiatives related to PLANET 2050. Cummins engineers are using Ansys' SPDM platform and physics-based digital twins to speed digital transformation. Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) is using Ansys (NASDAQ: ANSS) in its research related to improving emissions profiles, performance and other attributes of diesel and alternative fuel engines. Through a new multi-year agreement, Ansys will aid Cummins engineers in their development of new engine designs, empower enterprise-wide collaboration and support initiatives related to PLANET 2050 — Cummins ambitious environmental sustainability strategy that aims to reduce greenhouse gas and air emissions. Through the collaboration, Cummins leverages Ansys' tools and next-generation simulation process and data management (SPDM) platform to expedite the development of innovative, sustainable engines — significantly maximizing torque and horsepower, enhancing thermal efficiency and improving fuel economy, resulting in significant customer savings and reduced greenhouse gas emissions.
Samsung C&T’s Engineering & Construction Group | July 23, 2021
NuScale Power announced today that Samsung C&T Corporation has agreed to make an equity investment in the company to help fund the deployment of its ground-breaking tiny modular reactor (SMR). In conjunction with the investment, Samsung C&T and NuScale’s main engineering, construction, and procurement (EPC) partner, Fluor Corporation, are working on a business collaboration agreement to expand the capabilities available for the future NuScale project deployment.
Samsung C&T, a reputable nuclear power plant contractor, helped build the four-unit Barakah Nuclear Power Plant in the United Arab Emirates. Samsung C&T will act as a strategic partner to Fluor and other prospective project participants under its agreements with NuScale and Fluor, relying on its nuclear construction expertise to complete the Barakah Plants and Uljin South Korea Nos. 5 and 6 Plants.
NuScale made history the first and only SMR to receive design approval from the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission in August 2020. In July 2021, the Commission published the proposed rule that would certify the NuScale design – a critical step toward the construction and deployment of this SMR technology. The firm maintains strong program momentum toward commercialization of its SMR technology, including supply chain development, standard plant design, plant delivery program planning, and startup and commissioning plans.
About NuScale Power
NuScale Power has introduced a new modular light water reactor nuclear power plant that will provide energy for electrical generation, district heating, desalination, hydrogen production, and other process heat applications. This ground-breaking small modular reactor (SMR) design incorporates a fully factory-fabricated NuScale Power Module capable of producing 77 MW of electricity through a safer, smaller, and more scalable form of pressurized water reactor technology. The scalable design of NuScale—power plants that can house up to four, six, or 12 individual power modules—provides the benefits of carbon-free energy while reducing the financial commitments associated with gigawatt-sized nuclear facilities. Fluor Corporation, a global engineering, procurement, and construction company with a 70-year of experience in commercial nuclear power, is the majority shareholder in NuScale.
About Samsung C&T’s Engineering & Construction Group
The Engineering & Construction Group of Samsung C&T has more than 40 years of engineering and construction expertise operating globally. The group focuses on commercial and residential buildings, civil infrastructure, and plant construction. Its major projects include the world’s tallest building, the Riyadh Metro Project in Saudi Arabia, and the 5,600MW Barakah Nuclear Power Plant Project in the UAE.
AECOM | November 25, 2021
AECOM (NYSE: ACM), the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, announced it has won places on over 30 Lots of the Transport for London (TfL) Engineering Consultancy Framework (ECF), including places on the strategic Multidisciplinary Engineering Services and Multidisciplinary Rail Engineering Services Lots. The four-year framework will be the primary means of accessing engineering consultancy services for TfL, the Greater London Authority, all 32 London borough councils and the City of London.
“This important framework builds on our long-term relationship with TfL, expanding our scope of services and technical disciplines available to them,The framework enables us to bring our full breadth of diverse services to every project, supporting TfL as it continues to improve every journey for people who live and travel in London.”
-Lara Poloni, AECOM’s president
The new framework replaces the TfL Rail Engineering and Multidisciplinary Services frameworks and is expected to support the delivery of a range of projects and programs across all TfL infrastructure, including major station upgrades, surface works, oversite developments and line extensions.
The framework Lots cover multidisciplinary engineering services, specialist engineering services, engineering architectural services, highways engineering and rail engineering.
AECOM has worked with TfL since its inception across all transport modes and has supported the delivery of transformative programs such as Crossrail, Cycle Superhighways and Healthy Streets. Other current projects with TfL include DLR Thamesmead and Bakerloo Line Extension.
AECOM (NYSE: ACM) is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical expertise and innovation, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.3 billion in fiscal year 2021. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at aecom.com and @AECOM.