The EDF contract consists of qualifying a pump set prototype and manufacturing and installing 28 pumping units over the next 15 years. The pumps will be manufactured at Sulzer’s facility in Buchelay, France.

Sulzer Pompes France, which has more than 40 years of experience in the nuclear market, has been working on this project for more than a year in areas such as sales, tendering, as well as engineering and operations. The company designed a new pump with proven elements to meet EDF’s unique technical specifications.