Products & Technology

Siemens Opens Turbine Service Center

Siemens marked the opening of its new 300,000 sq. ft. turbine service center near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. The US$32 million Mount Pleasant facility is home to Siemens Turbine Generator Specialty Services (TGSS), which supports approximately...

Wärtsilä Inaugurates Hybrid Center For Marine Applications

Wärtsilä has inaugurated a Hybrid Center designed to enable further development and deployment of the Wärtsilä HY hybrid power module, while at the same time providing customers with the possibility to experience the benefits...

Siemens, Bentley Systems Announce Digitalization Effort

Siemens and Bentley Systems announced a joint technology and service solution designed to speed up the digitalization of power plants and provide intelligent analytics with a range of innovative offerings and managed services solutions. The...

Evolutionary Development

Upgrading the performance of gas turbines has been common since the first gas turbines were introduced more than a hundred years ago. Often turbines were introduced with relatively conservative outputs and efficiencies followed by...

Material Transport Platform

Air Technical Industries (ATI) has developed a material transport platform with built-in hydraulic lift with up to 10 000 lb. capacity. The unit is battery powered, 24 or 48 volts, with a built-in charger that...

Laser Focus

Federal-Mogul Powertrain said it is developing laser processes designed to offer piston rings for large-bore engines greater wear resistance. The company techniques offer an environmentally friendly, long-term alternative to galvanic coatings and are the latest...

Project Seeks Ways to Use Methane In Transportation, Energy

A three-year collaboration among 27 scientific, industrial and business partners is underway with the goal of finding ways to use methane-based fuels for transportation and energy production. Power-to-gas  In a so-called power-to-gas process that uses electric...
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GE Offering 6B Gas Turbine Repower Solution

GE’s Power Services business said it is marking the 40th anniversary of its 6B gas turbine fleet by launching the company’s first 6B repowering solution. GE also announced it has signed its first agreement for...

Chevron Develops Lubricants To Deal With Upcoming Sulfur Restrictions

Chevron Marine Lubricants has developed a range of cylinder lubricants that the company said is compatible with virtually all available global sulfur cap 2020 compliance options. As the global shipping industry prepares for the arrival of...

GEA At SMM

GEA released a new marine separator designed to be more easily maintained at SMM in Hamburg, Germany. GEA said that to develop a future-proof separation technology, it was necessary to completely rethink marine separators. The...

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