UCC Supports US Nuclear Power Plant Refueling Outages

UCC is a leading global service provider specializing in underwater services to a diverse customer base. Our 40 year history makes us one of the most experienced commercial diving contractors in the world.

Online PR News – 01-April-2013 – Essex,CT – Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) has begun its support of the Spring 2013 Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) Refueling Outage Season. Philip G McDermott, Director of Global Nuclear Services at UCC, has announced that UCC will support an extraordinary 27 of the 34 Nuclear Power Plant outages between the months of February and May 2013.

UCC will be drawing over 200 full-time field employees, and will be providing General and Contaminated Diving Teams, Reactor Service Technicians, Project Management and Dry Cask Storage Supervisors and Technicians. UCC’s industry expertise for over 40 years will be at work for their specialized services that includes underwater coating inspection / repair and underwater stainless steel welding. The Company is equipped with three regional offices in Tennessee, Michigan, and Connecticut that routinely work together to provide continuous and emerging support to the US Nuclear Fleet and at the same time supporting the largest non-nuclear customer base in the US.

UCC provides underwater inspection, maintenance, construction and technical support services to customers internationally. The services by UCC are designed and customized according to the needs and requirements of various industries. Inspection Service are provided with well qualified inspectors and technicians who use site-specific procedures along with innovative practices for understanding current situations and meeting long-term requirements for maintenance.
Preventative maintenance and repair services by UCC are designed for cost reduction, minimal downtime and prevent any expensive unplanned work. The company offers services to large rehabilitation as well as construction projects. UCC provides diving support to marine construction companies and engineering firms. UCC has over 40 years of industry experience for solving technical issues that may be complex in nature. They regularly work closely with their customers to create safe and effectual solutions that are apt for project-specific requirements of the customers. UCC customizes their services in accordance of project specifications, material selection, procedure development, and scheduling.

UCC services fall into four general categories. As you explore our site you will find information that will aid in determining how our services apply to your needs. Of course, you may call one of our service representatives at any time to discuss your specific requirements. UCC has the expertise, resources, and flexibility to perform large turnkey projects or support small local tasks on a call-out basis. Our goal is to bring the highest degree of professionalism to every job. UCC’s customers include nuclear, fossil, and hydroelectric power generation; commercial marine shipping; highway and transportation; oil, gas, and power transmission; water utilities; pulp and paper; municipal, state, and federal government; OEMs; and industrial and manufacturing facilities.

About Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC): UCC a leading global service provider of underwater services to a variety of clients and customers and has been providing services to international installations along with the entire US North East Region. It has been in this industry for the last 40 years, offering expertise for commercial diving contractors across the world. The company provides standard and specialty services for general categories that include Inspection, Maintenance, Construction, and Technical Support.