Day & Zimmerman wins three-year deal for PPL nuclear plant

Day & Zimmermann announced Dec. 4 that it has been awarded a three-year contract with PPL Susquehanna LLC to provide ongoing supplemental labor support for the Susquehanna nuclear plant in northeastern Pennsylvania, about 20 miles southwest of Wilkes-Barre.

The Susquehanna plant has two boiling water reactors with a combined capacity of about 2,600 MW, making it one of the largest nuclear power plants in the U.S.

“This contract will enable us to demonstrate lessons learned and industry best practices we possess,” said Gary McKinney, President, Day & Zimmermann NPS. “We are excited about the opportunity and are committed to working with PPL Susquehanna in achieving its business goals.”

Day & Zimmermann is a century-old, family-owned company whose 23,000 employees specialize in construction and engineering, staffing and defense solutions for leading corporations and governments around the world. Operating from more than 150 worldwide locations, Day & Zimmermann is currently ranked as one of the largest private companies in the U.S. by Forbes.

PPL Susquehanna LLC is one of PPL Corp.‘s (NYSE: PPL) generating affiliates.

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