The Champion Specialty Services team is comprised of highly experienced personnel that have proven past performance providing the unique ability to self-perform specialty services / special process (coatings, linings, metallizing, insulation, fireproofing, roofing, siding, penetration seals, enclosure and work platform systems, identifications systems, lead & asbestos abatement, etc.) to multiple commercial nuclear, nuclear new builds and conventional power utilities. Our nuclear project team has clearly demonstrated its strength and experience through a vast array of knowledge and technical expertise in executing these projects for the commercial nuclear power industry. We have built a project team of SME’s (Subject Matter Experts) for this endeavor that is unparalleled to any of our competitors.
These Specialty Services / Special Process Work Scopes are normally subcontracted by the Owner or other contractors and the KEYS TO SUCCESS are having 1) Management Commitment, 2) Robust Safety & Quality Programs, 3) Experienced Suppliers, 4) Developing a Partnering Relationship, 5) Effective Planning, 6) Solution Based Communication, 7) Incorporation of Lessons Learned and Best Practices, 8) Dedication of Key Personnel, 9) Allocation of Reliable Equipment Resources, 10) A Core Group of Qualified Craftsmen and 11) Performance Based Execution.
Champion embraces the Nuclear Safety Culture and maintains a Safety Conscious Work Environment (SCWE) Program and the training required to make sure all levels of our organization know that they have the right and the obligation to report any concerns related to personal or nuclear safety without fear of retaliation or negative repercussions of any kind. Additionally, we also embrace the use of Human Performance Tools and how the success of our organization depends on promoting a work environment with the implementation of HU tools for a strong level of understanding across our entire nuclear work force.
Champion’s Nuclear Quality Assurance Program is compliant with the US Federal Code of Regulation 10CFR50 Appendix B and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers ASME NQA-1, and ensures compliance with client-specific design requirements and/or national codes and standards affecting nuclear safety. This program is multiple discipline and has been audited and accepted for use on the new build nuclear power facilities. Additionally, Champion’s Quality Management System is compliant with the internal standard ISO-9001, and ensures compliance with client-specific design requirements and national codes and standards affecting the standard commercial industry.
The strategic plan, called “Delivering the Nuclear Promise”: Advancing Safety, Reliability and Economic Performance, will strengthen the industry’s commitment to excellence in safety and reliability, assure future viability through efficiency improvements, and drive regulatory and market changes so that nuclear energy facilities are fully recognized for their future.