KGRTC Grid Simulator Delivered
In December 2016, WSC completed and delivered the power system simulator for Kafue Gorge Regional Training Center (KGRTC) of Zambia. The simulator, which will be used for training and research, models the electrical grid systems of the...
Malakoff Prai Simulator Delivered
WSC has delivered a full-scope High fidelity simulator for the Prai Power Plant (PPP) to Malakoff Corporation Berhad, the leading IPP in Malaysia with an effective capacity of 6,346 MW comprising of 7 power plants that run on oil, coal...
ABB/WPS Weston ReACT Simulator
WSC delivered a Regenerative Activated Coke Technology (ReACT) emissions control simulator to Wisconsin Public Services Weston site in February 2016. Weston Unit 3 is the first US commercial installation of ReACT technology. The ReAC...
Duke WS Lee Combined Cycle Simulator
WSC developed a new 2 on 1 combined cycle simulator with Duke Energy from March 2016 to November 2016 for a power block which is currently being commissioned. This simulator features WSC models for Siemens gas turbines, a Siemen...
Doosan Gas Turbine Hardware in Loop Simulator Completed
WSC was awarded a project by Doosan Heavy Industries in Dec 2015 to provide a Hardware in Loop Simulator for a standalone Gas Turbine and its critical auxiliaries as proof of concept system making use of specialized hardware from dSPACE Inc. The mai...
WSC Robinson Replica Control Room GlassTop Simulator Ready for Training
H.B. Robinson Nuclear Power Plant is undergoing major plant upgrades to install a backbone Distributed Control System (DCS). The first major control system to be replaced will be their existing analog turbine controls with a new Digital Turbine Contr...
Southern Company / Alabama Power Company - Plant Greene County Simulator Declared RFT in Unprecedented Seven Months
Against an ultra-aggressive schedule and demanding requirements for fidelity, WSC delivered a full scope fossil simulator to Plant Greene County of Alabama Power Company a subsidiary of Southern Company. The unique challenges on this project included...
WCNOC has awarded another major simulator upgrade to WSC.
For over a decade 3KEYMASTER tools have been replacing legacy FORTRAN models for WolfCreek. Now WSC has been contracted to replace their previous reactor thermal-hydraulic, and neutronics models with 3KEYRELAP5-RT including the NESTLE neutronic code...
WSC and Alstom (GE) Provide CC Simulator for Israel
In an exclusive partnership with ALSTOM, WSC has continued to provide simulation solutions in multiple aspects of its business, including internal / SAE (Simulation Assisted Engineering) applications, as well as training simulators and end-user custo...
Energy Generation Conference
In January, WSC attended the Energy Generation Conference in Bismarck, ND, which is dubbed as a cooperative effort among energy producers, suppliers and educators to promote competitive, efficient and safe energy production. ...
Delivery News: Southern Company / Mississippi Power Company - Kemper County IGCC Simulators
WSC delivered two full-scope, high-fidelity simulators to the Mississippi Power Company (MPC) Kemper County Energy Facility. Kemper County facility is a 582-megawatt electric power plant using an Integrated Gasification Combined Cycle (IGCC) design...
Simulator delivered for China's HTR-PM
WSC licensed CNPSC and INET (Tsinghua University's Institute of Nuclear and New Energy Technology) to develop the simulator. Within 3KM, WSC modified Flowbase to include Helium (He) as the heat transfer medium as well as developing the heat structur...
The Generic VVER-1200 Simulator is declared as Ready For Training
Training for Viet Nam representatives was completed successfully in accordance to training plan agreed between parties. Simulator installation and Site Acceptance Test (SAT) were completed successfully in accordance to the SAT procedure agreed betw...
WSC upgrades APS Palo Verde NPP simulator
WSC delivered Containment, Circulating Water and Exciter model upgrades to APS Palo Verde training simulator enhancing simulator fidelity in both normal and abnormal operations. Exciter process model was delivered with emulated GE Mark VIe logic and...
WSC Attended the 4th European Nuclear Power Plant Simulation Forum in Bristol, UK in October 2015.
Mr. Oussama Ashy presented Simulators in Classroom and Web Based Applications and Mr. Majid Mirshah Presented Use of Simulation in Emerging Nuclear Energy Countries...
University of Sharjah (UAE) GPWR Simulators
WSC is providing to the University of Sharjah our GPWR Simulator and two GlassTops....
IAEA - Bangladesh & Vietnam Generic VVER-1000 Simulators
WSC delivered to the International Atomic Energy Commission (IAEA), under two separate contracts, GPWR simulators with a VVER-1000 design for use by the Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission and Vietnam Atomic Energy Agency....
Barakah (UAE) Simulator Achieves Ready For Training (RFT) Milestone.
In July 2015, the two Barakah full scope simulators, based on the latest available Unit 1 design data, were ready for reactor operator training. ...
NB Power (Canada) Point Lepreau Simulator Re-host and Upgrade
In May 2015, WSC was awarded a contract by New Brunswick Power (NB Power) for the re-host and model upgrade project at the Point Lepreau Generating Station (PLGS) Training Simulator, which will be performed in two phases....
RFT was declared for the LADWP Scattergood Unit 4 7
RFT was declared for the LADWP Scattergood Unit 4 7 project. WSC developed process models for a 1+1 Rapid Response Combined Cycle and 2 simple cycle units. The Rapid Response Combined Cycle portion consists of a 107FA Gas Turbine (GT), A650 Steam ...
Millstone Unit 3 GlassTop Delivery
WSC completed delivery and installation of the Millstone Unit 3 GlassTop Simulators....
TerraPower - WSC Delivers Additional GlassTops
TerraPowers 3KEYTOUCH GlassTop fleet increases to five Simulators and includes 3KEYCLASS Conductor software. ...
WSC featured in Nuclear News January 2015 edition
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IAEA - Bangladesh & Vietnam VVER-1000 Generic Pressurized Water Reactor Simulator Training
The International Atomic Energy Commission (IAEA) awarded WSC two separate contracts to provide GPWR simulators with a VVER-1000 nuclear power plant design for use by the Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission and Vietnam Atomic Energy Agency....
Alstom - Haruvit Combined Cycle Gas Turbine power plant
Alstom has awarded a contract to WSC to provide the 3KEYMASTER simulator platform, associated modeling and training for the Haruvit combined cycle power plant. Haruvit consists of a 1x1 ALSTOM GT26 based single-shaft CT, with HRSG, ST and main balanc...
CNPSC - 3KEYMASTER Licenses and Engineering Support
WSC is providing CNPSC with a 3KEYMASTER license in support of the Beijing Science Institute, an engineering simulator for design studies that will be performed by CNPRI, and Licenses for the Yang Jiang 5-6 ACPR1000 Simulators. ...
GlassTop News: Delivery of 3KEYTOUCH GlassTop Simulator to TerraPower
WSC delivered a 3KEYTOUCH GlassTop Simulator to TerraPower for use with their Traveling Wave Reactor prototype in November 2014....
Duke Energy Brunswick Nuclear Plant - Control Room GlassTop Simulator
Duke Energy awarded WSC a contract to provide a full scale Control Room GlassTop Simulator (CRGTS) for the Brunswick Nuclear Plant (BNP). Brunswick is going through a similar DCS upgrade like Robinson, and based on that projects CRGTS success, Duke ...
RFT News: Duke Energy Buck Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Power Plant Simulator
Update The Duke Energy Buck Station 2x1 Combined Cycle Simulator was declared Ready for Training in October 2014. Duke Energy awarded WSC a contract to provide a full scope simulator for the 620 MW Buck Station 2x1 Combined Cycle Station. The h...
Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) Generic Pressurized Water Reactor Simulator and 3KEYSTUDENT
WSC is providing the Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) in South Korea our GPWR simulator, which will utilize the 3KEYSTUDENT platform to allow for training of ten students concurrently via our web-based environment. WSC is al...
GlassTop News: WSC delivered three 3KEYTOUCH GlassTop Simulators to Wolf Creek Simulator Facility
WSC delivered three 3KEYTOUCH GlassTop Simulators to Wolf Creek Simulator Facility. Wolf Creek also received a tablet style Instructor Station that allows the Instructor to control each of the GlassTops load. ...
ITS News: LADWP - Intelligent Tutoring System
WSC provided LADWP our 3KEYITS Intelligent Tutoring System with an ITS lesson plan and training. LADWP will use the ITS to supplement their training programs at the Valley, Haynes & Harbor sites. ...
Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation - Primary Containment, HVAC and Compressed Air Systems Model Upgrades
WCNOC awarded WSC with a contract to provide simulator model upgrades for Primary Containment, HVAC and Compressed Air Systems. WCNOC's Wolf Creek SNUPPS Simulator has been on WSC's 3KEYMASTER simulation platform for over a decade and over the years,...
Delivery News: ALSTOM Manjung-4 Ultra-Supercritical Fossil
Continuing an exclusive partnership dating back to 2005, a joint WSC-ALSTOM project team delivered the Manjung-4, 1000 MW ultra-supercritical fossil plant in Malaysia. ...
LADWP - Haynes Mark VI DCS and CIMPLICITY Upgrade
WSC was awarded a contract to update LADWPs 2x1 520 MWe Haynes Generating Station training simulator to be in line with the Mark VI DCS and CIMPLICITY HMI currently in use on the plant. WSC is updating the Mark VI and CIMPLICITY emulations to match t...
WSC Delivers Dominion Surry and Dominion North Anna GlassTops
WSC is pleased to announce the delivery of six 3KEYTOUCH units to Dominion Surry and Dominion North Anna Power Stations. The units represent the first deliveries of a 3KEYMASTER HMI GlassTop architecture bolted onto a native non-3KEYMASTER simulation...
NRC Commissioner Magwood visits WSC
Commissioner William D. Magwood of the NRC visited WSC to observe first hand our GPWR and 3KEYTOUCH technology, which he learned of during a visit to Three Rivers Community College where he saw a presentation on these educational simulator technologi...
Deivery News: Holtec - SMR-160 Phase I Complete
WSC delivered to Holtec our RELAP5-3D model for the SMR-160 reactor system and final report documenting our evaluations of the several Steady State and Transient conditions. The RELAP model includes all major systems and components of the SMR-160 rea...
GlassTop News: Duke Power Robinson 3KEYTOUCH Control Room GlassTop simulator
WSC will construct a Duke Power Robinson 3KEYTOUCH Control Room GlassTop simulator, the first of its kind, for delivery to the site in early 2015. ...
Delivery News Update: ABB UAE - Generic Combined Cycle Classroom Simulator
WSC delivered a six-student Generic 2x1 CCGT classroom simulator to ABB UAE in Abu Dhabi during December 2013. Following the delivery, in June 2014, WSC provided 2 weeks of intensive training covering theory, plant systems, and plant operation and ...
Recent Award: Alstom - EGAT North Bangkok CCGT Simulators
Alstom has awarded a contract to WSC to provide the 3KEYMASTER simulator platform. WSC will deliver associated modeling and training for the North Bangkok combined cycle power plant. The plant consists of a 1x1 ALSTOM GT26 based single-shaft CT, with...
Southern Company Plant Daniel Fossil Simulator Upgrade
WSC is upgrading the Plant Daniel Simulator with two systems related to mercury control (part of MATS compliance). One system is Activated Carbon Injection (ACI) and the other is for Bromide Injection copy. The upgrade is being performed during Phas...
JEA Brandy Branch Full Scope Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Simulator
WSC was awarded a contract by JEA for the development and delivery of a full scope combined cycle training simulator for their Brandy Branch Generating Station in Jacksonville, Florida. The 2x1 CCGT includes GE Frame 7FA combustion turbines and Noot...
RFT News: Kiewit - LADWP Haynes LMS100 Simple Cycle
RFT was declared on the LADWP Haynes Units 11 & 12 LMS100 simple cycle project. WSC developed the 3KEYMASTER process models for two of the six reference simple cycle plants. The 100 MWe units are based on GEs LMS100 Combustion Turbine Generator (CTG...
Delivery News: NRG - Keystone DCS Upgrade
WSC delivered a DCS upgrade for the Keystone Fossil Generating Station Simulator. WSC provided a full emulation of the new Honeywell Experion C300 DCS that was recently developed for the plant. WSC emulated the logic and control and HMI displays and...
Inauguration of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) Simulator Training Center
Pictured here at the inauguration of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) Simulator Training Center (STC) at Barakah is George Vanderheyden, Chief Nuclear Officer, with the simulator team members. The simulators developed for ENECs Prime Co...
ADTech/TerraPower - 3KEYMASTER & GlassTops
WSCs partner A-D Technology (ADTech) was awarded a contract from TerraPower to develop an engineering grade simulator for their Traveling Wave Reactor (TWR) Prototype. The simulator is being developed using WSCs 3KEYMASTER Simulation Platform, Modeli...
PSCDP - Bangladesh Classroom Simulator
Western Services Corporation participated in the Bangladesh PPS Classroom Simulator Inauguration Ceremony held at the Ghorashal Training Center, which was attended by the Honorable Secretary of the Bangladesh Ministry of Power, Energy and Mineral Res...
Southern Company Plant Macintosh - Combined Cycle Gas Turbine
Southern Company awarded a contract to WSC to provide a simulator for the Georgia Power Company, Plant McIntosh Unit 10 2x1 Combined Cycle Power Plant, which includes two GE PG7241FA DLN combustion turbines using natural gas as fuel. The combined ste...
Delivery News: ENEC Barakah Nuclear Power Plant Simulator 1 Delivered
The Barakah APR1400 first simulator, FSS1, which is based on the Shin Kori 3&4 power plant in Korea, was delivered in February 2014. FSS2, which is based on Barakah specific data, is scheduled for SAT in March 2015. ...
Three Rivers Community College Generic Pressurized Water Reactor Simulator
WSC installed our GPWR simulator at the Three Rivers Community College (TRCC) in November 2014. ...
Southern Company Plant Crist Simulator Upgrade
WSC is providing an upgrade to the Plant Crist simulator by making several enhancements to increase overall simulator fidelity. WSC is providing a new simulator host platform, upgrading the simulator to the latest 3KEYMASTER Hydraulic and Fuel Tools,...
Delivery News: Southern Company - Plant Daniel Fossil Simulator Phase I
WSC delivered the Phase I fossil simulator for the Mississippi Power Company, Plant Daniel, Unit 2. Phase I included the main power plant models, instructor station, and virtual DCS integration. Phase II, which is ongoing, includes addition of the F...
GE - LADWP Scattergood GE LMS100 & 107FA Simple/Combined Cycle Simulator
GE awarded a contract to WSC to provide LADWP with a simulator for the Scattergood site. ...
RFT News: Xcel Energy - King Fossil Simulator
The Xcel Energy 550 MW Allen S. King Unit 1 full scope fossil plant operator training simulator was delivered and declared ready for training in November 2013. The high fidelity simulation is used for operator training and as a testing platform for D...
RFT News: Duke Energy Dan River Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Simulator
The Duke Energy 620 MW Dan River Station 2x1 Combined Cycle Simulator was declared Ready for Training in November 2013. ...
MELCOR Implementation in China
WSC and CNPSC have delivered the first implementation of the MELCOR severe accident model linked to a CPR 1000 simulator to the China Nuclear Radiation & Safety Center. ...
Duke H.B Robinson 3KEYMASTER Simulator on INL Test bed
In October 2013, WSC successfully installed the Duke Robinson 3KEYMASTER Simulation load onto the Idaho National Laboratories (INL) touch screen test bed. ...