B&W Takes 3rd Stab At $23B Nuclear Weapons Contract

Law360, New York (November 22, 2013, 2:03 PM EST) -- A Babcock & Wilcox Co. affiliate renewed its push Wednesday to keep a $23 billion nuclear weapons contract from going to rival Bechtel Corp., filing a new bid protest over the lucrative deal to manage government nuclear weapons facilities in Texas and Tennessee.

Babcock & Wilcox affiliate Nuclear Production Partners LLC currently leads a team that manages the U.S. Department of Energy nuclear weapons facilities at the Y-12 security complex in Oak Ridge, Tenn., and the Pantex plant in Amarillo, Texas.

But the DOE's Nuclear National...
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