Southern Co. recently released this video showing the placement of the five-story-tall CA20 module inside the nuclear island of Vogtle unit 3. It was the heaviest lift to date by the construction team led by Chicago Bridge & Iron and Westinghouse, the designer of the AP1000 reactor.Crews completed the lift March 8. Containing several pre-built rooms and the spent fuel storage area, the CA20 weighs more than 1,100 tons and is 67 feet long by 47 feet wide.
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We are missing out as a country by not having about 2 more of this same video sequence per year. Very impressive.
It was really impressive to see it in person!