Babcock & Wilcox restructures operations

28 November 2007

The Babcock & Wilcox Companies of the USA announced on 27 November that it has changed its name to The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W) and has reorganized its operations into four groups, including the newly-formed nuclear power subsidiary Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Power Generation Group Inc (B&W NPG). The new subsidiary will offer design engineering, manufacturing, field service and construction services worldwide. John Fees, CEO of B&W, said, "Moving forward, we will be better able to leverage our product and service offerings, particularly in the expanding nuclear power sector, and to pool our vast resources to play a major role in this growing market." B&W has also renamed its other major operating units: Babcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group Inc (B&W PGG); Babcock & Wilcox Technical Services Group Inc (B&W TSG); and Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Operations Group Inc (B&W NOG).

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