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The Babcock & Wilcox Company operates as a specialty constructor of nuclear components for customers in the power and other steam-using industries. The company’s Power Generation segment designs, engineers, manufactures, supplies, constructs, and services utility and industrial power generation systems, including boilers used to generate steam in electric power plants, pulp and paper making, chemical and process applications, and other industrial uses. This segment also offers technologies to control nitrogen oxides, sulfur dioxide, fine particulate mercury, acid gasses, and hazardous air emissions; and construction services to steam generation or environmental equipment projects, and cogeneration and combined cycle installations, as well as provides environmental equipment and components, and related services. Its Nuclear Operations segment manufactures naval nuclear reactors for the U.S. Department of Energy/National Nuclear Security Administration’s Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program, which in turn supplies them to the U.S. Navy for use in submarines and aircraft carriers. The company’s Technical Services segment provides services to the U.S. Government comprising uranium processing, environmental site restoration services, and management and operating services for various U.S. Government-owned facilities. Its Nuclear Energy segment fabricates pressure vessels, reactors, steam generators, heat exchangers, and other auxiliary equipment. This segment also offers engineering services, such as structural component design, 3-D thermal-hydraulic engineering analysis, weld and robotic process development, and metallurgy and materials engineering. In addition, it provides power plant construction, management, and maintenance services; and services for nuclear steam generators and balance of plant equipment, as well as nondestructive examination and tooling/repair solutions. The company was founded in 1867 and is headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina.

11,000 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/26/14
Founded in 1867

babcock & wilcox co/the (BWC) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: $893.8K
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $491.3K
President of Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Energy ...
Total Annual Compensation: $518.8K
Chief Compliance Officer, Senior Vice Preside...
Total Annual Compensation: $447.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

babcock & wilcox co/the (BWC) Key Developments

B&W Announces Executive Appointments

The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W) has announced a restructuring of its government operations. Effective immediately, the Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Operations Group Inc. (NOG), its subsidiary operations at Nuclear Fuel Services, and the Babcock & Wilcox Technical Services Group Inc. (TSG) will operate under a single leader, naming Peyton S. (Sandy) Baker as President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). In addition to Mr. Baker's appointment, Kenneth R. Camplin is named Vice President and Chief Business Development Officer for B&W's government operations. Charles G. (Chuck) Spencer, will serve as COO of TSG, leading the business' day-to-day operations. Mr. Camplin and Mr. Spencer will both report to Mr. Baker.

Babcock & Wilcox Unable To Find Buyer For Generation mPower

The Babcock & Wilcox Company (NYSE:BWC) has not been able to find a buyer for Generation mPower LLC. It is reviewing its options and expects to propose a new strategy for Generation mPower in four to six weeks.

Babcock & Wilcox Company Mulls Acquisitions

The Babcock & Wilcox Company (NYSE:BWC) is seeking acquisitions. Tony Colatrella, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Babcock & Wilcox Company said, "One other quick point would be just to simply state maybe the obvious, but we have plenty of flexibility in our balance sheet to pursue an aggressive share repurchase program, and to continue to look for, smartly, for accretive, attractive acquisitions."


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