Press Release

Framatome shines the spotlight on its experts

February 5, 2018 | 1 min |
Category: corporate
Expertise is a fundamental value for Framatome. "Recognized, sustainable expertise" is quite simply the first priority area set out in our strategy.

On February 1st, Bernard Fontana, Framatome's CEO, was there to celebrate the company's experts during a ceremony in their honor.

Every two years, Framatome highlights the importance of its specialists by conducting an Experts Campaign, a program which aims to guarantee us leading expertise in fields of knowledge essential to our activities, including fluid mechanics, thermal hydraulics, calculation methods, and many more.

During the 2017 campaign that drew to a close in December, 600 Experts were appointed or retained, including 130 Senior Experts and 18 Expert Fellows.

Gilles Perrin, Scientific Director, was keen to underline: "The strengthening of our skills and our expertise is essential for the development of our industry. Our experts program will be one of the factors instrumental in enabling us to achieve the excellence we strive for."


About Framatome

Framatome is an international leader in nuclear energy recognized for its innovative solutions and value added technologies for the global nuclear fleet. With worldwide expertise and a proven track record for reliability and performance, the company designs, services and installs components, fuel, and instrumentation and control systems for nuclear power plants. Its more than 14,000 employees work every day to help Framatome’s customers supply ever cleaner, safer and more economical low-carbon energy.

Framatome is owned by the EDF Group (75.5%), Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI – 19.5%) and Assystem (5%).