on april 22, 2019, vice president and china managing director of westinghouse electric corporation (wec), mr. rajesh bhan, visited shanghai nuclear engineering research & design institute (snerdi). dr. zheng mingguang, chief designer of cap1400 and president of snerdi met with mr. bhan and exchanged opinions on further cooperation.
dr. zheng said, safety and economy were the indispensable indicators for nuclear power development while digitalization and intellectualization would be the trend of further technology. advanced passive nuclear power technology was able to meet the above requirements from the perspective of development. mr. bhan shared the latest progress of wec after the acquisition by brookfield business partners.
both sides agreed that it was necessary to explore potential cooperation and collaboration on the basis of mutual benefits.