July 24, 2016 1:42 AM ET

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Company Overview of Kurion, Inc.

Company Overview

Kurion, Inc. develops technologies for nuclear waste management. It offers modular detritiation system to decontaminate tritiated water. The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Irvine, California with additional offices in Tokyo, Japan; and Warrington, United Kingdom. It also has engineering offices and technology-development facilities in the United States. As of April 14, 2016, Kurion, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Veolia Environnement S.A.

2040 Main Street

Suite 800

Irvine, CA 92614-8257

United States

Founded in 2008

Phone:

949-398-6350

Key Executives for Kurion, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Executive Chairman
Founder and Vice Chairman
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 59
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Kurion, Inc. Key Developments

Veolia Environnement S.A., Kurion, Inc. - M&A Call

To discuss the acquisition of Kurion

Kurion Signs New Licensing Agreement with ISV Japan to Expand Applications for GeoMelt Vitrification Across Japan

Kurion, Inc. announced new GeoMelt licensing agreements with ISV Japan, Limited and Daiei Kankyo. The agreements build upon a twenty-year history of licensing this technology to ISV Japan with a goal to collaborate more closely on the treatment of nuclear waste in Japan. GeoMelt technologies use electric current to convert nuclear and hazardous waste into a leach-resistant glass that is ten times stronger than concrete. It is designed to treat a variety of solid wastes, such as contaminated soil, asbestos and debris. GeoMelt has been in commercial use since the 1990s and has successfully treated over 26,000 tons of waste in Japan, the U.S., UK and Australia. Kurion and the UK Nuclear National Laboratory are deploying a full-scale In-Container Vitrification plant based on Kurion's GeoMelt® technology, at the NNL's Central Laboratory on the Sellafield site for processing radioactive waste.

Kurion, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Kurion, Inc. announced the acquisition of Oxford Technologies Ltd. As a result of the acquisition, Matthew Cole, director of Kurion’s Robotic Systems & Services business unit, relocates to the UK to oversee the company’s global remote systems operations. Additionally, Bernhard Haist, formerly the engineering director is now director for Oxford Technologies team in the UK, reporting to Cole.

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