About BWX Technologies
BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT), headquartered in Lynchburg, Virginia is an American technology i.e. power generation company. On July 1, 2015, BWX Technologies Inc. began trading separately from its former subsidiary Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises Inc. after a spinoff. Sandy Baker becomes CEO and Fees is chairman. The company had 2,500 employees in Lynchburg and 4,500 total. After Babcock & Wilcox emerged from bankruptcy in 2006, that company and BWX Technologies (both subsidiaries of the McDermott International, Inc.) consolidated operations as The Babcock & Wilcox Companies headed by President John Fees. Before a move to Charlotte, North Carolina, the company was headquartered in Lynchburg, Virginia, with offices in the downtown district of the city. BWXT mPower, Inc. was formed in 2012 to design, develop, license and deploy the B&W mPower reactor, a small modular nuclear reactor. The BWXT mPower reactor – currently in development – is a scalable, modular reactor with the capacity to provide output in increments of 180 MWe for a four-year operating cycle without refueling. The business unit is headquartered in Charlotte, NC.