Westinghouse Electric has gone nuclear, with nuclear services, fuels, and power plants. It provides design work and start-up help for new nuclear power plants and makes many of the components. Westinghouse Electric manufactures and supplies the commercial fuel products needed to run the plants, and it offers training, engineering, maintenance, and quality management services.The firm also has research and technology operations. Its serves utilities and industrial companies worldwide. Westinghouse Electric, which is owned by Japan-based conglomerate Toshiba, estimates that almost 50% of nuclear power plants around the world and about 60% of US plants are based on the company's technology.
Vision & Values
Our primary vision is to be the customers' choice to supply leading-edge nuclear technology to satisfy the world's growing demand for energy. We strive to do this by:
- Acting with integrity and respect for others
- Being safe and environmentally responsible
- Committing to achieving success for our customers
- Delivering value and profit
- Excelling in our operations
Nearly 50 percent of the nuclear power plants in operation worldwide, and nearly 60 percent in the United States, are based on Westinghouse technology. Worldwide, the nearly 8,500 employees of Westinghouse Electric Company continue to pioneer value-added engineering and services creating success for our customers in their increasingly demanding markets. The four core product lines of Westinghouse — Nuclear Automation, Nuclear Fuel, Nuclear Services and Nuclear Power Plants — support this mission.