Gas Turbines

GE ‘Reset’: 2019 Will Be Tough, But Pieces In Place For Improvement

Declaring 2019 as a “reset” year for GE, Chairman and CEO Larry Culp said the company continues to strengthen its businesses—including its beleaguered Gas Power division. The company expects to cut—up to US$800 million—from the...

MHPS J-Series Fleet Hits 750 000 Hours Of Operation

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) announced that its global fleet of J-Series gas turbines had amassed over 750 000 hours of commercial operation. “The industry leading efficiency and output of the J-Series...

Sorgenia Turns To GE To Digitize Gas Power Plant Fleet

GE Power said its hardware and software technologies are being used to make Italy’s Termoli combined-cycle power plant more efficient, reliable and flexible. The company also announced that Sorgenia...

GE Power Supplying 485 MW Project

GE Power said its HA gas turbine technology will be used at the Long Ridge Energy Generation LLC Project in Hannibal, Ohio, USA. GE’s 7HA.02 gas turbine will be the heart...

Opra Turbines Names New Global Sales, Marketing Director

Opra Turbines, a manufacturer of advanced gas turbine based generator sets and provider of gas turbine driven power solutions, has named Toby Boys Global Sales and Marketing director.

GE Modernizing Nine Gas Turbines In Thailand

GE will service six GE 6B and three Frame 5 gas turbines at the PTT Global Chemical Public Co. Ltd.’s Map Ta Phut Industrial Estate power plant in Rayong, Thailand. The...

Siemens H-Class Turbines Achieve One Million Operating Hours

The Siemens H-class turbine, which has been on the market for nearly a decade, has now exceeding one-million fired hours of commercial operation. Since its launch, the output rating of the Siemens SGT5-8000H gas turbine...

Siemens Extends Service Agreement In UAE

Siemens has signed an extension of a multi-year maintenance service agreement to support the 1500 MW Shuweihat S2 IWPP combined-cycle power and water plant in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. With the new 18-year extension,...

U.S. Combined-Cycle Plants Getting Bigger

Beginning in 2014, the average size of a natural gas-fired combined-cycle power block in the U.S. has increased significantly, according to an analysis by the U.S. Energy Information Agency (EIA). The average combined-cycle power block...

MHPS Supplying Three J Class Turbines For Combined Cycle Power Plant

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) will supply three 1x1 M501JAC powertrains for a 1600 MW combined cycle power plant in the state of Virginia, USA. When completed in 2022, the Chickahominy Power Station will provide...

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