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issue of COGnizant, our biannual publication published spring and fall highlighting the work of COG, its Members and Supplier Participants.

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At CANDU Owners Group, we are committed to bringing our members 
opportunities to share knowledge, 
conduct research and develop 
joint projects to achieve excellence.

COGnizant provides a view of the landscape and industry initiatives achieved through COG and by our members. 

President's Message - Summer 2018 

President's Message - Fall/Winter 2017-18 

President's Message - Spring 2017

President's Message - Fall 2016

President's Message - Spring 2016

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Latest News

COGnizant is a CANDU Owners Group (COG) biannual publication. COG is committed to help our community stay current with industry 
activities and events. News is updated on this page as it happens. Bookmark this site to stay up-to-date with news from COG and our members.




COG's Top 10 of 2018

2018 was a year of innovation and progress for CANDU Owners Group and its members. As we jump into 2019 and say goodbye to 2018, we look back at 10 of the year’s many achievements for COG and its members.

New frontiers

OPG’s Kathy Charette is leading COG’s Fuel Channel Life Management program into the future.

Nuclear maintenance: Managing for the future

A new COG workshop series offers maintenance managers a chance to step back from the day-to-day and prepare for the long game.



The leader, the company, and the 'it' project

Just like the methodical lead up to the Darlington refurbishment itself, Ontario Power Generation's Senior Vice President of Nuclear Projects Dietmar Reiner spent much of his career preparing to lead Canada's big show.

Ready supply

CANDU’s nuclear suppliers underpin refurbishment and life extension project work through the supply of high-quality parts, tools and talent. And, just like the utilities they work with, this community is using collaboration to strengthen their expertise in nuclear safety and to achieve excellence.

A new Canadian nuclear solution

Canada looks to lead in small modular reactor technology with initiatives and investment in research.


SNN Nuclearelectrica celebrates 20-year anniversary

Romanian CANDU operator sees a bright future building on strong past performance at Cernavoda CANDU plant.

Achieving the CANDU promise

COG and members featured in NEI magazine for innovations in technology, culture, and collaboration.

CNNO leading by example

​China National Nuclear Operation invested in COG's leadership training program. After seeing the results, they came back for more.

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​Past Issues

 SPRING 2017