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Water Intake – The Wedge Wire Screen Structure

Many power utility plants, industrial processing facilities and water utilities are turning to the Wedge Wire Intake Structure as a primary component for raw water intakes. The T-intakes and half intakes are simple yet robust structures and are being installed in many bodies of water throughout the U.S. Since [...]

2020-10-01T18:57:42+00:00October 1st, 2020|UCC News|

Divers vs Robots in Nuclear Power Plant Decommissioning & Remediation

Electrical power produced from nuclear reactors is a common method of power generation in modern society and is widely used throughout the world. The technology behind nuclear power splits atoms from specific elements and generates power by the energy released. The science of radiation technology dates back to 1895 [...]

2020-07-21T17:59:26+00:00December 13th, 2019|Marine Services|

Circulating Water Intake Pipeline – Returning to the Depth

Year after year, maintenance or preventative maintenance (PM) projects are performed for many of UCC’s diverse customer base. Some of these projects are as needed while others are on a formal routine PM schedule. However, at a Midwest power plant, this technical service and approach is anything but routine. [...]

2020-03-14T21:18:21+00:00April 30th, 2019|Marine Services, UCC News|

The Impact of Winning an NDA Supply Chain Award

UK.Gov recently asked the winners of the 2017 Supply Chain Awards how winning the award has impacted their business. As a highly commended award winner of the Technology Innovation Award, UCC UK Ltd was glad to answer. Phil McDermott, Director of Global Nuclear Services, is quoted in the article as [...]

2018-09-05T16:28:29+00:00September 5th, 2018|UCC News|

DESCO Milwaukee Classic Dive Rally July 13-15

Underwater Construction Corporation’s Wisconsin Office will be supporting DESCO during the 2018 Milwaukee Classic Dive Rally. Join our team and DESCO to celebrate Milwaukee’s long local history in the commercial diving industry. Divers from around the country will be here to dive classic hard hat gear like the famous US [...]

2018-07-09T14:31:33+00:00July 9th, 2018|UCC News|

UCC UK Ltd Receives Highly Commended Award at the Nuclear Decommissioning Authority’s 7th Annual Supply Chain Event

NDA Awards Ceremony On Thursday 02 November In Manchester, UK, the nuclear diving team at Underwater Construction Corporation UK Ltd. was honored to receive the Highly Commended award for Best Technical Innovation to Benefit a Site License Company, presented at the annual Nuclear Decommissioning Authority Supply Chain Event. [...]

2017-11-13T16:16:12+00:00November 10th, 2017|UCC News|

Underwater Construction Corporation Forms Strategic Union with IHI Southwest Technologies, Inc.

Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) joins IHI Southwest Technologies, Inc. (IHISWT) in support of their turnkey solutions in the nuclear industry. This alliance combines both companies’ core competencies to create the industry's best knowledge base: experienced engineering personnel and NDE technology unified with the global leader in nuclear diving services. For [...]

2017-11-17T16:58:43+00:00September 27th, 2017|UCC News|

UCC Wisconsin Office Relocated to the City of Racine

UCC first opened the Wisconsin office just south of downtown Milwaukee in the summer of 2010 to increase customer service for many clients throughout Wisconsin, Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and Minnesota. In the years that followed, UCC continued its reputation as the industry leader providing commercial diving and marine construction services. [...]

2017-11-17T16:58:57+00:00September 20th, 2017|UCC News|

New Water Power Industry Alliance with Evoqua

Evoqua Water Technologies and Underwater Construction Corporation (UCC) have teamed up. These two powerhouses are now set to deliver expert underwater service to the water power industry. This unprecedented alliance combines the intake innovation of Evoqua with the elite diving capabilities of UCC to form an unparalleled service offering. [...]

2020-03-14T21:09:25+00:00April 27th, 2017|Press Releases, UCC News|

Fossil Plant Decommissioning Services

Power Generation Utilities throughout the nation have continued to schedule aging fossil plants for formal decommissioning. Over the years UCC has continued to lead in supporting both utilities and general contractors in decommissioning sites including their water resources and infrastructures. There are many plant components that require consideration in a [...]

2017-11-17T20:33:57+00:00November 21st, 2016|Hmpg Featured, UCC News|
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