Products & Technology

GE Expands Battery Storage Solutions

GE said it is expanding its battery storage solutions to all of its power plants globally. The company said its battery storage system works kind of like a hybrid car: gas turbine peakers and batteries...

Driving Utility Profit Digitally

GE launched an expanded suite of Predix –based software applications designed to  harness the power of the Industrial IoT to drive new profit opportunities for power producers and utilities. The new ‘Digital Utility’ solutions connect...

Powering Up

MAN Diesel & Turbo will acquire a 40% stake in Aspin Kemp & Associates (AKA), a specialist in power supply, energy management and drive systems for marine applications. AKA, based in Montague, Prince Edward Island...

A Cleaner Marine Concept

At the Nor-Shipping trade show in Oslo, Volvo Penta is launching a new engine and aftertreatment concept for heavy-duty marine operations that are designed to comply with the forthcoming implementation of emissions standards. The solution...

A Broader Stage For Two-Stage Turbos?

ABB Turbocharging is launching a new frame size for its Power2 800-M two-stage turbocharging system. With this addition to the portfolio, which was shown at the company’s booth at Nor-Shipping 2017, the benefits of...

A Boost At A Bank

MAN Diesel & Turbo has upgraded the automation system on a 19-year old 6L 32/40DF engine operated by Deutsche Bundesbank in Frankfurt, Germany. The upgrade was handled by MAN PrimeServ, the company’s global after sales...

Quick Work In Dubai

Siemens said it has completed extensive service operations on the gas turbines at Jebel Ali K-station in what it called a record time of only 29 working days. The Dubai power plant is owned by...

New Valve Wear Test Rig

Editor's Note: Results of valve wear testing were presented in a paper at the 28th CIMAC World Congress 2016 in Helsinki, Finland. BY OLIVER LEHMANN, director of Research and Development at Märkisches Werk GmbH German valve...

Power Boost For FleXtra

GE’s Distributed Power announced it has worked with pilot customer Stadtwerke Rosenheim to develop a modification and upgrade for its Jenbacher J920 FleXtra gas engine that increases the power output of the engine by...

Data Analysis From Remote Access

CPK Automotive GmbH & Co. KG (CPK), based in Münster, Germany, introduced RemCo II, a remote control system that supplements the company’s Dyntest family of emissions controls and allows data analysis via remote access...

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