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Offshore Power Systems

Defunct American developer of floating nuclear power stations / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Offshore Power Systems (OPS) was a 1970 joint venture between Westinghouse Electric Company, which constructed nuclear generating plants, and Newport News Shipbuilding and Drydock, which had recently merged with Tenneco, to create floating nuclear power plants at Jacksonville, Florida.[1][2]

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An artist's concept of two Offshore Power Systems floating nuclear reactors
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A floating nuclear power plant from Offshore Power Systems being constructed in a shipyard
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Artist's sketch of a completed floating nuclear plant of the Offshore Power Systems design

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