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Candu Energy Employees Give Generously to Mississauga Salvation Army at Christmas

Salvation-Army-Food-and-Toy-Drive-300Mississauga, ON – December 19, 2013 – As part of its annual holiday tradition, Candu Energy employees came together to support the Mississauga Salvation Army’s food and toy drive. In the spirit of the season, employees donated 45 boxes of non-perishable food items and toys for families here in the local community.

“My Candu Energy colleagues  are always very generous with their toy and food donations for this drive,” said Wilma Silbermann, who has organized the company’s drive for the past 2 years. It’s amazing to see the outpouring of support for community initiatives like this.”

Puzzles, stuffed animals, cars and princess-themed toys were piled high under the Christmas trees in each of Candu Energy’s six locations in Mississauga’s Sheridan Science and Technology Park. Boxes of non-perishable food items were also donated by staff, to help those in need through the holiday season and into the New Year as well. 

About Candu Energy Inc.

Candu Energy Inc. is a leading full-service nuclear technology company providing nuclear power reactors and nuclear products and services to customers worldwide. Candu Energy’s 1,400 highly skilled employees design and deliver state-of-the-art CANDU® reactors, carry out life extension projects, offer operations, maintenance and plant life management services for existing nuclear power stations.

Candu Energy’s Enhanced CANDU 6® (EC6®) reactor is a 700MW Class Generation III reactor based on the highly successful CANDU 6® reactor with a number of safety enhancements to meet the latest Canadian and international standards. It uses natural uranium fuel, heavy-water moderator and heavy-water coolant in a pressure tube design. It can be refuelled on power and has one of the highest lifetime capacity factors among the world’s reactors. It is ideal for small and medium electric grids, and benefits from the CANDU 6 experience of proven design, construction and operation.

Candu Energy is a wholly-owned subsidiary of SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. (TSX: SNC). For more information, visit www.candu.com.


Katherine Ward
Candu Energy Inc.
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