Hydro-Québec is using stress data from the Canadian Neutron Beam Centre (CNBC) to improve electricity generation from hydroelectric dams. Continue reading Predicting the Reliability of Turbines for Hydro Power
Canada’s fleet of nuclear power plants have realized impacts worth hundreds of millions from research supported by a decade of stress measurements using neutron beams to ensure their safe, reliable and economic operations.
Continue reading A Decade of Feeder Studies for Canadian Nuclear Power
Generating unique knowledge about aging of submarine fleets has helped Canada cooperate with its allies, leveraging their knowledge in return.
Continue reading Generating knowledge to extend the life of submarines
Stress data obtained at the CNBC will be useful to the industry in making hundred thousand-dollar decisions about how to manage pipelines that have sustained mechanical damage, for example, as a result of a backhoe digging in the wrong place.
Continue reading Enhancing Safety of Oil and Gas Pipelines
The CNBC to applied its world-class scientific tools to help the Transportation Safety Board understand the underlying reasons for rail failures.
Continue reading Assisting Rail Accident Investigation
Stress data from the CNBC helped Canada leverage closer research collaboration with allies.
Continue reading Fighting corrosion on submarine hulls
Stress data obtained at the CNBC contributed to a guide that is used by nuclear operators in Japan to inform decisions about expensive replacements of in-core components that may be susceptible to cracking.
Continue reading Managing the Aging of Nuclear Power Stations in Japan
Researchers from Western University accessed the CNBC to generate knowledge for safe storage of nuclear waste.
Continue reading Understanding How Metals Degrade
MEEIR Technologie Inc. is seeking to commercialise energy-saving technology following research that accessed the CNBC.
Continue reading Commercialising Energy-Saving Technology for Paper Manufacturers
Research sponsored by U.S. Office of Naval Research used world-leading capability at the CNBC to observe stresses while applying tension or compression in two directions. These stress measurements provide vital data to improve material modelling capabilities.
Continue reading Building More Reliable Models of Materials