Operational Flexibility Enhancements of Combined Cycle Power Plants

Operational Flexibility Enhancements of Combined Cycle Power Plants Dr. Norbert Henkel, Erich Schmid and Edwin Gobrecht Source: Siemens AG, Energy Sector 1 Abstract High operational flexibility – the ability of a power plant for fast start-up and to adjust load output fast and predictable to changing market requirements – is an essential prerequisite to ensure […]

civilian nuclear energy cooperation for UAE from GE

GE Applauds US-UAE Civilian Nuclear Energy Cooperation Agreement GE applauds the U.S.-United Arab Emirates (UAE) civilian nuclear energy cooperation agreement that recently earned congressional approval. Commonly known as a “123 Agreement,” this pact is legally required to allow U.S. companies to provide reactor technologies, fuel and nuclear energy services to other countries for civilian energy […]

Middle East Power Generation, Alstom to provide Power Plant Equipment

Alstom wins contracts worth around €100 million to provide power generation equipment to the Middle East Alstom has recently won several contracts, worth approximately €100 million, in the Middle East in the field of power generation equipment. Notably, Alstom will supply key equipment to Korean contractor Hanwha Engineering & Construction for the new Samra III […]

Alstom and TransAlta Launch Project Pioneer

Alstom and TransAlta Launch Project Pioneer Alstom and Canadian power company TransAlta —along with their partners in the governments of Canada and Alberta, and Capital Power, an independent power producer— have announced the creation of a partnership to construct a large-scale carbon dioxide (CO2) capture and storage (CCS) demonstration facility at one of TransAlta’s coal-fired […]

Centralign Ultra, developed for the alignment of steam and gas turbines, aligns internal elements with upper halves installed

Ludeca Introduces Centralign Ultra Alignment System Centralign Ultra, developed for the alignment of steam and gas turbines, aligns internal elements with upper halves installed, or off and for distances up to 133 feet. Bore measurements can be made without interupting other work taking place in the turbine which saves time compared to traditional methods like […]

Watson-Marlow Pumps Group has introduced an expanded polytetrafluoroethylene PTFE multi-layer tubing for harsh chemical applications

Watson-Marlow Pumps Group has introduced an expanded polytetrafluoroethylene PTFE multi-layer tubing for harsh chemical applications. The GORE High Resilience Tubing: Style 400 features a high performance Viton filler, GF-600S,that is able to maintain a stable flow rate while pumping aggressive chemicals such as concentrated nitric and sulphuric acids and aromatic hydrocarbons like Toluene and Xylene. […]