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4600 East Tech Drive(Cincinnati, OH)

Main Facility
4600 East Tech Drive
Cincinnati, OH 45245
T: +1.513.528.7900
Email: qtquotes@curtisswright.com

Commercial Grade Dedication

QualTech NP is a product and service brand of Curtiss-Wright Nuclear. With over 50,000 items dedicated, QualTech NP has the historical data, technical acuity, and required experience to dedicate commercial grade items for use in safety-related applications. These items can be purchased and dedicated on a turn-key basis, or dedication services can be conducted on customer-provided specimens.

Curtiss-Wright Nuclear analyzes, tests, and qualifies materials and components under its Quality Assurance Program, which adheres to 10CFR50/Appendix B and ASME NQA-1.

Curtiss-Wright Nuclear contributed to the development and maintenance of the CGD Project Center for the Utilities Service Alliance.

For information on Environmental and Seismic Qualification, please visit the Equipment Qualification section.

Models

    Testing Capabilities

    Testing Capabilities

    QualTech NP’s dedication process includes a detailed Dedication Procedure, which contains the following:

    • Technical evaluation
    • Definition of critical characteristics for acceptance (based on safety function)
    • Acceptance criteria
    • Acceptance test procedures and data sheets

    When the required testing is finished, the following documentation will be provided:

    • Final Report
    • Certificate of Compliance or Certificate of Conformance

    In-house Test Equipment

    • Digital Equipment
      • Identifying Critical Characteristics
      • Performing Safety Testing
      • Quality Assurance
    • Chemical Analysis inspections and analysis
      • Spectrometer-Optical Emission
      • X-Ray Fluorescence Alloy Analysis (Niton Gun)
    • Mechanical Testing
      • Tensile Testing
      • Hardness
      • Charpy Impact
      • Torque-Tension
    • Metallurgical
      • Micro-hardness
      • Decarburization
    • Dimensional Inspection
      • Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM)
      • FarArm
      • Metrology Lab
    • Non-Destructive Testing
      • Magnetic Particle
      • Liquid Penetrant
      • Ultrasonic Testing

    Obsolescence Solutions

    Obsolescence Solutions

    Curtiss-Wright Nuclear provides reverse engineering services for parts that are no longer available or are no longer supported by the Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM). Replacement parts are designed, built, inspected, tested, and certified to match the form, fit, and function of the original item.

    Curtiss-Wright Nuclear will identify obsolete equipment, prioritize vulnerability, devise hardware solutions, and implement engineering packages utilizing site-specific procedures. There are currently seven categories of utility-recognized OBSOLUTIONs:

    • Cannibalization
    • Design Change
    • Repair/Rebuilding
    • Reverse Engineering
    • Surplus
    • Special Manufacturing Runs
    • Substitution

    For a downloadable catalog of qualified parts, please continue to the Replacement Parts section.

    Qualified Parts

    Qualified Parts

    Curtiss-Wright Nuclear provides nuclear grade spare parts for equipment used in nuclear power applications. Many OEM’s have discontinued support of their safety-related install base. With over 25,000 qualified, commercial-grade equivalents, Curtiss-Wright Nuclear provides replacement parts with the same form, fit, and function as the original item. This extensive collection of qualified products virtually covers every plant need, large or small, few or many. If the desired item does not have a match, Curtiss-Wright Nuclear can reverse engineer or custom design it as part of the OBSOLUTIONs program.

    Electrical Components

    • Analog and Digital Instrumentation
    • Breakers
    • Circuit Breakers
    • Connectors
    • Controllers
    • Electrical Connectors
    • Electrical Modules and Adapters
    • Equipment Racks
    • Fuses
    • Instrumentation
    • Invertors/Power Supplies
    • Meters
    • Molded Case Circuit
    • Motors (Link to Reuland Motors page under HVAC Systems)
    • Motor Control Centers (MCC’s) - Buckets, Cabinets
    • Power Supplies
    • Relays
    • Starters/Contactors - Switchgear/Switchgear Circuit Breakers
    • Switches
    • Transformers

    Mechanical Components

    • Actuators
    • Airlock Components
    • Chillers
    • Compressors
    • Dampers
    • Doors and Seals
    • Fan Coil Units
    • Gauges
    • HVAC Units
    • Pumps
    • Racks and Cabinet
    • Valves