Tractebel Engineering present at the ICAPP congress
From 13 - 16 May 2007, ICAPP 2007, the International Conference
on Advances in nuclear Power Plants, took place at the Acropolis
conference centre, in Nice (France). The theme of the conference
was The Nuclear Renaissance at Work.
Tractebel Engineering was present at the Suez stand, where the
nuclear activities of the Group were exhibited under the theme
Nuclear Expertise in the Energy Mix.
Six people from Tractebel Engineering’s
Nuclear Division also participated in the plenary and technical
sessions throughout the three days.
They were also present at the stand providing information to
On the evening of 15 May, the
conference’s official Gala
Dinner took place, which was partly sponsored by Suez. A number
of VIPs from the nuclear VIPs attended. Olivier Grosfils, head
of Marketing & Sales, Tractebel Engineering, Nuclear Division,
then took the floor and spoke on behalf of Suez.
Tractebel was present at the conference in a variety of other
On 14 May, Jean Van Vyve, Executive
Vice-president, Tractebel Engineering, Nuclear Division, presided
a session on Advanced Power. After that, he presented a paper
at a plenary session entitled
Energy Challenges: the utility point of view.
On 15 May, Walter van Hove,
Principal Engineer, Tractebel Engineering, Nuclear Division,
presented a paper in entitled Supercritical Light Water Reactor
You can consult these document
by clicking on the following link:
Abstract Paper: SuperCritical Light Water Reactor (SCLWR) with
Intermediate Heat Exchanger (IHX)