Both Fluor and NuScale continue to be approached by, and are evaluating potential investors, manufacturing partners and other supply chain members for future SMR development efforts.Since joining Fluor in 1984, Hopkins has held a variety of senior management, sales and operations roles around the world. These positions have included: group president of Fluor’s Government Group; group executive of Fluor Global Services; president and chief executive officer of TradeMC, the capital goods sourcing venture jointly owned by Fluor and IBM; group president of Corporate Sales & Marketing, Corporate Development and Project Finance; president of Chemicals & Life Sciences; and president of Chemicals, Plastics & Fibers. He also has served in the company's government unit, where he gained experience in managing complex government contracts and completed a two-year assignment with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) in Turkey. About Fluor Corporation Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) designs, builds and maintains many of the world's most challenging and complex projects. Founded in 1912, the company was started by John Simon Fluor Sr. with a modest investment of $100. Since those humble beginnings, the company has grown into one of the largest engineering & construction companies in the world. Fluor is celebrating its 100 th anniversary during 2012. Today, through its global network of offices on six continents, the company provides comprehensive capabilities and world-class expertise in engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning, operations, maintenance and project management. Headquartered in Irving, Texas, Fluor is a FORTUNE 200 company and had revenue of $23.4 billion in 2011. For more information, visit www.fluor100.com and www.fluor.com.