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2014-05-12 23:09:34

ADT, a global leader in development of advanced turbomachinery design, analysis and optimization methods presents novel optimization findings for turbocharger radial inflow turbines providing higher efficiency, higher reliability and lower inertia. (PRWEB) May 12, 2014 Advanced Design Technology, a global leader in the development of advanced turbomachinery design methods, is delighted to announce that they will be exhibiting at the 11th International Conference on Turbochargers and...

2014-04-22 08:25:34

LOVELAND, Colo., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group GTS has been awarded a contract by SOWEGA Power LLC to replace two obsolete and proprietary Woodward Netcon 5000 turbine control systems at the SOWEGA Power Station in Baconton, Georgia. The control systems will be replaced with Wood Group GTS' icon((TM)) controls, empowering plant operators with greater control and the on-site flexibility to meet different plant operating conditions. The icon open platform control system is...

2014-04-13 23:02:47

Hartzell Air Movement receives order for new large centrifugal fans! Piqua, OH (PRWEB) April 13, 2014 Hartzell Air Movement is pleased to announce that they just received an order from the second largest wastewater treatment facility in Colorado for two Series 41 fiberglass backward curved airfoil centrifugal fans. The 66-inch fans include efficient 66% width Hartzell FA molded wheels. These fans will pull odorous air and hazardous gases such as carbon dioxide and methane gas out of the...

2014-04-09 04:20:30

ALPHARETTA, Ga., April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group GTS has completed two steam turbine major inspections and received awards for three additional steam turbine outages from five US power plants. The cumulative $4.2 million in services are scheduled to be completed in the first half of this year. A steam turbine outage requires thorough component inspections, expedited repairs and a detailed project plan that incorporates the ability to replace damaged parts within the...

2014-04-07 12:29:20

LONDON, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Steam Turbines in Thermal Power, 2013 Update - Global Market Size, Average Pricing, Equipment Market Share to 2020Steam Turbines in Thermal Power, 2013 Update - Global Market Size, Average Pricing, Equipment Market Share to 2020SummaryGlobalData's "Steam Turbines in Thermal Power, 2013 Update - Global Market Size, Average Pricing, Equipment Market Share to 2020" gives detailed information on...

2014-03-26 08:23:04

The second large-scale power generation project announced by APR Energy in Asia Pacific region in the last month JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- APR Energy, a global leader in fast-track power solutions, today announces the signing of a mobile gas turbine contract to provide fast-track power to an industrial customer in the South Pacific. The plant will comprise mobile gas turbines producing a guaranteed 60MW and will power the customer's mining operations....

2014-03-13 23:21:12

Discussion on turbomachinery design optimization to reduce automotive fuel consumption. London and New York (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 Advanced Design Technology (ADT), a global leader in the development of advanced turbomachinery design methods and the TURBOdesign Suite, today announces that a paper entitled, "Application of 3D Inverse Design Based Multi-Objective Optimization to Axial Cooling Fan with Large Tip Gap" co-authored by Mehrdad Zangeneh, PhD., professor of thermofluids...

2014-02-13 08:24:53

HOUSTON, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group GTS has secured a contract to perform a major inspection of an ABB Type 11N gas turbine at a combined cycle plant in Orlando, Florida. The contract scope includes provision of labor and site supervision for disassembling, cleaning and inspecting critical turbine components; fitting of new replacement parts; and recommissioning of the gas turbine and related equipment. The plant maintenance supervisor said, "Wood Group GTS has a great...

2014-02-12 12:23:52

LONDON, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:The African Gas Turbine MarketRedefining Africa's Power Generation MixThe energy and power systems (EPS) business unit within Frost & Sullivan constantly monitors global gas turbine markets. This research service provides a concise analysis of the current state of the African gas turbine market and focuses solely on large gas turbines with a power rating of 60 MW and above. This...

2014-02-07 08:22:10

DALLAS, Feb. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ReportsnReports.com adds "Gas Turbine Markets in the World to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts", "Gas Turbine Markets in Asia to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts", "Gas Turbine Markets in Europe to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts", "Gas Turbine Markets in Eastern Europe to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts" and "Gas Turbine Markets in Western Europe to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecasts" to its...


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