Good News from Mon, 05 July, 2010:

Pöyry acquires nuclear energy platform NUMEX

The Paks Nuclear Power Plant in Hungary is among the nine members of the NUMEX forum. The Paks Nuclear Power Plant in Hungary is among the nine members of the NUMEX forum.

Pöyry expands its services within the nuclear energy sector by acquiring the entire share capital of Brennus Ingénieurs Conseils SA. The acquisition makes Pöyry responsible for NUMEX, Europe's leading platform for operators of nuclear power plants (NPP), which is a facilitator of exchange of NPP-related maintenance experience and acts as a forum for best-practice maintenance procedures.

The current members of NUMEX include NPP operators in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Finland, United Kingdom, Slovenia, Sweden and Switzerland.

- The expansion of our range of services with NUMEX underlines Pöyry's strong commitment to the nuclear energy sector. With more than 20 years of experience, NUMEX represents a wealth of experience, which is not only important for today's NPPs, but offers also crucial input for the building of new nuclear power plants says Philipp Elkuch, President of Pöyry's Nuclear Business Area.

Pöyry is one of the world's leading independent engineering consultants in the nuclear sector. The company's services cover the entire lifecycle and all relevant aspects of nuclear energy, from early development phases to construction, operation, decommissioning and spent fuel disposal.

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