France

AREVA NP carries out the majority of its activities in France. Employees cutting-edge skills and expertise enable AREVA NP France to deploy a wealth of synergies to boost performance for its customers.

The French power utility EDF is AREVA NP's number one customer. EDF has the largest nuclear fleet in the world with 58 in service reactors, making nuclear power the third largest industrial sector in France after aerospace and automotive.

French know-how attracts researchers and engineers from all over the world. It is also exported internationally: in Europe, South Africa, the United States, China, South Korea...

Key figures for 2016

  • 7,500 employees in France
  • 18 sites spread throughout the country

AREVA NP's activities in France

In France, AREVA NP's activities cover Nuclear Steam Supply System design, supply, construction, maintenance and modernization, as well as fuel design and fabrication. The company has many locations throughout the territory, including in Hauts-de-France (Upper France), the Rhône Alps region, the Loire region, the Centre and Normandy.