2017 News Releases

CNL named one of Canada’s 'Top 100 Employers’

08-Nov-2017

Chalk River, ON, November 8, 2017 – Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, announced today that it has once again been recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, the second consecutive year the company has received the national award. Now in its 19th year, the annual competition run by Mediacorp recognizes Canadian employers with exceptional human resources programs and forward-thinking workplace policies.

CNL to "ramp up" hiring of science and technology staff

23-Oct-2017

Canada’s national nuclear laboratory announces plans to add nearly two hundred research personnel to support growing demand for nuclear science and technology

CNL releases summary report on Small Modular Reactor RFEOI

17-Oct-2017

Chalk River, ON, October 17, 2017 – Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, announced today that it has released a summary report to its Request for Expressions of Interest (RFEOI) on small modular reactors. This initiative yielded responses from 80 organizations around the world, including 19 expressions of interest in siting a prototype or demonstration reactor at a CNL campus. CNL launched the RFEOI this summer to gather feedback and initiate a conversation on the potential for an SMR industry in Canada, and the role CNL can play in bringing SMR technology to market.

CNL announces new National Innovation Centre for Cyber Security in Fredericton

25-Sep-2017

Fredericton, NB, September 25, 2017 – Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, announced today that it will establish a new cyber security research facility at Knowledge Park in Fredericton, NB, joining a growing list of companies that are transforming the province into a cyber security research and innovation hub in Canada. CNL’s President and CEO, Mark Lesinski, made the announcement during an economic development event at the University of New Brunswick alongside Deputy Premier Stephen Horsman, from the Government of New Brunswick.

CNL works to strengthen relationships with local businesses

14-Sep-2017

Chalk River, September 14, 2017 – Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, announced today that it continues to make progress in the pursuit of stronger relationships with its supply chain and the local small business community, as set out in the company’s Long-Term Strategy announced earlier this year. CNL is working to establish higher standards in the procurement of goods and services, in a more timely and cost-effective manner, to support external supply chain vendor needs and to better cultivate supplier relationships.