P1 Group wins piping project at Cooper Nuclear Station for Refuel 28

Cooper Nuclear Station

BROWNVILLE, Neb. – P1 Group was awarded the mechanical work for the Extraction Steam System Piping Upgrade – Phase 2 project at Cooper Nuclear Station.

P1 was awarded this project in May 2013 and will begin fabrication this summer.  Installation is expected to take 3-4 weeks and will start fall 2014 during Refuel 28.

Scope of Work

  • Remove and replace extraction steam piping assemblies in the 1A condenser.
  • Fabricate and install new 30” and 26” piping assemblies. This project will consist of approximately 80 hours of fabrication, including weld program review and acceptance by the customer.
  • P1 will provide an onsite crew of 12-18 welders, pipefitters, apprentices and QC inspectors. A management team of 6-8 will also oversee this project.

Congratulations to the following associates who were integral in securing this work for P1 Group:

  • Tom Crumrine, Nuclear Operations Manager
  • Steve Dawson, Senior Project Manager
  • Chuck Huff, Project Manager
  • Ken Moore, Operations Support Manager
  • Mike Mihalchik, Senior Mechanical Estimator
  • George Stuller, Consultant

The Extraction Steam System Piping Upgrade project will be the first project in which P1 will implement their NQA-1 program.