Wanted for the nuclear powerplant industry: skilled engineers with experience in nuclear plant construction. Gray hair welcome. As a decades-long lull in nuclear plant construction gives way to a new generation of reactors slated to come online in the U.S. and around the globe, the industry is scrambling to get top engineering talent to join and lead major projects. Recruitment was one of the key themes to emerge during the Construction Users Roundtable’s (CURT) annual meeting, which focused on nuclear safety and was held in Orlando, Fla., on Nov. 8-10. No question, executives attending the CURT conference said, key challenges
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