Repair efforts will proceed over the holiday period, with crews continuing to work around the clock, seven days a week, to carry on repairs to the NRU vessel.
The reactor remains on schedule to go online by the end of March 2010 to produce approximately 50% of the molybdenum-99 supply for the U.S.
Canada takes bids on AECL unit, December 18, 2009
Canadian panel promotes new reactor, December 8, 2009
AECL: Chalk River repair will cost $70M, October 20, 2009
AECL moves toward NRU repairs, October 9, 2009
Report: Canada considers splitting AECL, September 15, 2009
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