Fusion for Energy Contract Considered Biggest Robotic Deal in Fusion Energy

Published by , November 7, 2016 9:54 am

(RoboticMagazine) Fusion for Energy has announced a multi-million deal with Airbus Safran Launchers, Nuvia Limited and Cegelec CEM to develop robotics equipment for ITER. The contract for a value of nearly 100 million EUR is considered to be the single biggest robotics deal to date in the field of fusion energy.
The state of the art equipment will form part of ITER, the world’s largest experimental fusion facility and the first in history to produce 500 MW. The prestigious project brings together seven parties (China, Europe, Japan, India, the Republic of Korea, the Russian Federation and the USA) which represent 50% of the world’s population and 80% of the global GDP.

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