Gas Turbines

GE Cites Oxidation Problem In New HA Turbine

GE said that four of its new HA gas turbines have been shut down due to an “oxidation issue” with turbine blades and said it expects the problem to affect more of the 51...

Turbine Upgrade Boosts Output At Mexico Plant

GE’s Power Services business said its cross-fleet gas turbine upgrade project at the Fuerza y Energía de Tuxpan facility in Mexico achieved an output increase of 9.2% and a 2.9% efficiency improvement on one...

New HL-Class Gas Turbines Grow In The Market

Siemens has received an order for the first 50-Hz unit of the SGT-9000HL type, which will be delivered to the Scottish energy company SSE plc for the new gas-fired power station Keadby 2 in...

MHPS Completes Power Plant Project

Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd. (MHPS) completed construction of its Unit 2 Gas Turbine Combined Cycle System at the Tanjung Priok Power Plant, a natural-gas-fired power generation facility being built on Java Island in...

Siemens Touts 3D Printing For Turbine Emissions Reductions

Siemens said it has successfully 3D-printed and engine tested a dry low emission (DLE) pre-mixer for the SGT-A05 aeroderivative gas turbine, saying it shows a potential for significant reductions in CO emissions. “This is another...

Microturbines For Gas Processing Facility In Kuwait

Capstone Turbine Corp. announced it has secured a 3.4 MW order for a gas processing facility in Kuwait. The order includes a new C600 Signature Series microturbine, a new C800 Signature Series microturbine and...

Power Reboot A “Multiyear” Project For GE

Solving its power business problems will be a “multiyear fix” for GE, according to company president and CEO John Flannery. The company’s power division saw profit drop 58% during the second quarter on orders of...

Ansaldo, China Cooperating On Turbine Development

  Ansaldo Energia and China’s State Power Investment Corp. Ltd. announced a cooperation memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop a new gas turbine. This cooperation MoU confirms the aim of both parties to enter into a...

Siemens Offers Performance Upgrade For SGT-800

Siemens has introduced an SGT800 performance enhancement that is applicable to all existing units with ratings from 43 to 47.5 MW. The new upgrade is designed to provide owners and operators with significant fuel savings...

Siemens, China To Explore Gas Turbine Collaboration

Siemens and State Power Investment Corp. (SPIC) of China entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to further confirm the intention of a technology collaboration in the field of heavy-duty gas turbines. Joe Kaeser, president...

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