Nuclear Power Generation Solutions - Schneider Electric Software
Nuclear Industry companies worldwide rely on Schneider Electric for industrial automation software, systems, services and solutions.

Nuclear Generation

Schneider Electric offers cost-effective, low risk, full-scope systems and engineering capabilities that meet the unique demands of the nuclear industry. These include plant life extension, resolution of obsolescence issues, increased plant performance and meeting the latest regulatory guidelines. The capabilities of the Schneider Electric dedicated nuclear team extend to new build projects, addressing control room design, Instrumentation and Control architecture design, application engineering and configuration and full integration of Schneider Electric products as well as third party and Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) supplied control systems.

Schneider Electric provides the unique functionality demanded by nuclear plant operators, including a plant-wide Distribution Control System (DCS). Our DCS is a market-leading 1E certified safety system with more than 400,000,000 operational hours without failure on demand, seismic and radiation certified instruments and comprehensive simulation and Operator Training Solutions (OTS).  Schneider Electric provides the only complete Nuclear Instrumentation and Control (I&C) solution owned and fully supported by a single supplier and delivering continuously current solutions with low project risk.

Key Benefits

  • Single source supplier for Nuclear Instrumentation and Control (I&C) solutions
  • Wide range of industry application and solution knowledge and expertise
  • 10CFR50 Appendix B, 10CFR21, NQA-1 and IEEE 1012 compliance

Key Capabilities

  • Proven, global track record with over 50 years of experience
  • Design, integration, testing and documentation of safety and control systems
  • Commercial-off-the-shelf systems designed and manufactured by Schneider Electric
  • Turbomachinery control for All OEM’s and reactor types
  • 1E Certified Safety Systems per the Safety Evaluation Report (SER) from the United States Nuclear

Regulatory Commission (USNRC) 

  • Software Integrity Level 4 as defined by R.G. 1.168 and IEEE 1012
  • Nuclear Augmented Quality to SIL 4, 3 or 2 as defined by IEEE 1012