14-11-2006 - The OPAL reactor already has received seven awards in Australia : Not only is the OPAL operating to full satisfaction of its owner, ANSTO - and has achieved full power some days ago - but it has also received seven industrial awards, for different aspects. Some of these awards date from the construction period, and involve jointly INVAP, ANSTO and some of our subcontractors..


Not only is the OPAL operating to full satisfaction of its owner, ANSTO - and has achieved full power some days ago - but it has also received seven industrial awards, for different aspects. Some of these awards date from the construction period, and involve jointly INVAP, ANSTO and some of our subcontractors. This is the list of the awards:

Bentley Awards USA
Plant Process Optimization Award 2004
INVAP
ANSTO Replacement Research Reactor

NECA (National Electrical and Communication Association)
NSW Awards of Excellence 2005
Category Industrial
Downer Engineering

INVAP Main Contractor
ANSTO Replacement Research Reactor

Welding Technology Institute of Australia (Soldaduras)
WTIA Fabricator of the Year, 2005
Category Medium Company,
AJ Mayr
INVAP Main Contractor
ANSTO Replacement Research Reactor

Engineers Australia
Construction Achievment Award, 2005
One of five finalist for the award,
John Holland and Downer Engineering,
INVAP Main Contractor
Replacement Research Reactor

NSW Master Building Association
Category: Industrial Building
2006 Award
John Holland
INVAP Main Contractor
ANSTO Replacement Research Reactor

NSW Master Building Association
Main Award 2006
John Holland
INVAP Main Contractor
ANSTO Replacement Research Reactor

Master Building Australia
National Commercial Building Award 2006
John Holland
INVAP Main Contractor ANSTO
Replacement Research Reactor