PHILADELPHIA, PA--(Marketwired - Dec 4, 2013) - Day & Zimmermann (D&Z), the century-old, family-owned provider of construction and engineering, staffing and defense solutions for leading corporations and governments around the world, announced today it has been awarded a three-year contract with PPL Susquehanna to provide ongoing supplemental labor support for the Susquehanna nuclear power plant in northeastern Pennsylvania, about 20 miles southwest of Wilkes-Barre. The Susquehanna plant has two boiling water reactors with a combined capacity of about 2,600 megawatts, making it one of the largest nuclear power plants in the U.S.

"This contract will enable us to demonstrate lessons learned and industry best practices we possess," said Gary McKinney, President, Day & Zimmermann NPS. "We are excited about the opportunity and are committed to working with PPL Susquehanna in achieving its business goals."

Day & Zimmermann is a century-old, family-owned company whose 23,000 employees specialize in construction & engineering, staffing and defense solutions for leading corporations and governments around the world. Operating from more than 150 worldwide locations with 2.4 Billion USD in revenue, Day & Zimmermann is currently ranked as one of the largest private companies in the U.S. by Forbes. Founded in 1901 and headquartered in Philadelphia, PA, our first work was to develop "Betterment Reports" that helped modernize American factories. Today, we are still in the business of betterment -- maintaining the nation's power infrastructure, protecting American freedoms and driving technological advancements around the world. We do what we say. ®

PPL Susquehanna LLC is one of PPL Corporation's generating affiliates. PPL Corporation (NYSE: PPL), with annual revenue of more than $12 billion, is one of the largest companies in the U.S. utility sector. The PPL family of companies delivers electricity and natural gas to about 10 million customers in the United States and the United Kingdom, owns more than 18,000 megawatts of generating capacity in the United States and sells energy in key U.S. markets. More information is available at and

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