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U.S. Industries Participating in ITER Engineering Design and R&D


Scope of Work

Advanced Alloys


Arc Applications, Inc.

ITER magnet welding R&D on Incoloy

Arc Machines

ITER magnet welding

Arcos Alloys

Provides all the welding wire for the divertor; currently

Arrowhead Tool Inc.

Made parts for destructive testing and to simulate defects

Atchison Casting, division of Quaker Alloy

Castings for components of divertor cassette (completed)

Atlas Foundry & Machine Co.


Bechtel Corporation

Engineering construction, and management company

Bodycote IMT Inc.

Materials densification, composite materials, heat treatment


Prime industrial contractor for the design, assembly and testing of the divertor cassette

Brush Wellman

All the beryllium for divertor; lead in the world; mined in Utah; manufactured  in Elmore, Ohio; alloy products manufactured in Reading, PA

BIW Cable Systems

Cable fabrication for Central Solenoid Model Coil

Chicago Bridge & Iron Co.

Designs, fabricates, erects, repairs and modifies steel tanks.  Leading provider in North America.

Climax Research Services

Engineering; analyze welds of tungsten on divertor; in titanium welds need to control levels of gases in the sprayed plasma material.

Coleman Research Corporation


Composite Technology Development

Provided the radiation-resistant, cryogenic magnet insulation and repair adhesive, as well as extensive testing and technical consulting for the Central Solenoid Model Coil; world leaders in cryogenic insulation development and application.

Council on Superconductivity for American Competitiveness

Educational institute for promoting sperconductivity.

Cryogenic Materials Inc.

Insulation development; automated tape wrapping equipment for Central Solenoid Model Coil

Daedalus Research, Inc.

Central Solenoid insulation

Diamond Ground Products


Diversified Metals

Central Solenoid insulation

DTX Corporation

Thermal management, energy conversion, materials development

Dynamic Metals Corp.

Fabricator of explosive cladding for cryostat, transition, and support thermal shields

Energy Analysis & Systems, Inc.

Research and analysis of magnetic fusion concepts possessing maintainability, high power density, and low activation.

Everson Electric

Magnet subcontractor MIT

Fusion Power Associates

Educational and scientific research foundation

General Atomics

Operates the DIII-D tokamak experiment for DOE

George A. Mitchell, Company

Lead compaction tool for CSMC

Helicoflex Company

High performance seals

IGC Advanced Superconductors

Manufacture of ITER strand for superconducting magnets.

HQ in Latham, NY; operations in  Waterbury, CT; Allentown, PA, Tynsborough, MA, & Milwaukee, WI.

Inco Alloys

Inco & MIT jointly developed a new superalloy, INCOLOY ® alloy 908, for superconducting fusion magnets used in ITER.  World¹s only supplier of this material.  These magnets enhance superconducting performance, enabling lower operating costs for fusion power plants. 

Patented alloy produced in Burnaugh, KY and Huntington, WVA.

Insulating Materials Inc.

Central Solenoid insulation

Jesse Engineering

Lead forming tooling

Kemco Tool & Machine


Lockheed Martin

The prime industrial contractor for the manufacture of the prototype Central Solenoid Model Coil

Martinez & Turek

Designed and fabricated the tooling ­ winding machine -- for the manufacture of the Central Solenoid Model Coil

Meyer Tool & Mfg. Inc.


New England Electric Wire Corporation


Northrup Grumman Corporation


Northwest Technical Industries, Inc.

Divertor; provides explosively bonded materials

Osram Sylvania

Provides tungsten for the divertor cassette.

Oxford Superconducting Technology

Central Solenoid

PaR Systems, Inc.


Paulo Products Company

Heat treating, electroplating, metal finishing

PDM Engineered Construction/Pitts-Des Moines, Inc.

Subcontractor on vacuum vessel

Plasma Processes, Inc.

Divertor; plasma spray coating

Precision Calibration & Testing Corporation


Precision Components Corporation

Performing a weld development effort on the divertor cassette body for both the segment welds and cover plate welds.

Pyramid Manufacturing, Inc.


Raytheon Engineers and Constructors, Inc.

Engineering and construction

Robicon Corporation

Potential power supplies

Rocky Mountain Composites

Central Solenoid insulation

Sciacky Inc.



Operate and administer the San Diego Joint Work Site

Stone & Webster Engineering Corporation

Engineering & construction



Surmet Corp.


Teledyne Wah Change

Magnets; manufacture of ITER strand, Central Solenoid Model Coil

The Gund Corporation

Central Solenoid insulation


supplies R&D parts Central Solenoid insulation

Tri Tool Inc.

Conduit cut-off tool

TRW Inc.

Advanced technology products and services

Variation Systems Analysis, Inc.



Magnets; tension plates

Wall Colmonoy

High vacuum furnace heat treating for the superconducting magnets. The furnace was increased in size for the ITER Project and is now the largest vacuum furnace in the U.S.

Westinghouse Electric Corporation

Magnets; designs and services nuclear powerplants

Westmoreland Mechanical

Divertor:  testing