Alstom has acquired the engineering office of the former Lummus Global

Alstom has acquired the engineering office of the former Lummus Global, a provider of technology for the hydrocarbon processing industry, in Wiesbader, Germany. The unit, renamed Alstom Carbon Capture GmbH, will be integrated into Alstom’s CO2 Capture Systems activity. The unit consists of over 100 employees with capabilities for the design and turnkey delivery of […]

Tognum subsidiary MTU Friedrichshafen presented its 8-cylinder version of the Series 4000 workboat engine

Tognum subsidiary MTU Friedrichshafen presented its 8-cylinder version of the Series 4000 workboat engine at the Europort ship exhibition in Rotterdam, Netherlands, November 3rd through 6th. The long-stroke engine has been optimized to meet the needs of workboats. Specific consumption has been reduced to 195 grams per kilowatt hour and maintenance intervals for major overhauls […]

Alstom and Schlumberger recently announced an agreement for mutual collaboration in the joint offering of carbon capture and storage

Alstom and Schlumberger recently announced an agreement for mutual collaboration in the joint offering of carbon capture and storage (CCS)-readiness studies. These studies will conduct a technical analysis of a power plant to identify how it should be adapted to accomodate an Alstom CCS system. The studies will also include an evaluation of potential CO2 […]

ABB wins $38 million order to improve power efficiency in Saudi Arabia

ABB wins $38 million order to improve power efficiency in Saudi Arabia Technology to correct power factor will enhance power capacity, quality and efficiency ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth $38 million from the Saudi Electricity Company, Saudi Arabia’s national power transmission and distribution utility, to improve the […]

Low Load Operational Flexibility for Siemens G Class Gas Turbines

Low Load Operational Flexibility for Siemens G Class Gas Turbines : Pratyush Nag*, David Little, Damien Teehan, Kris Wetzl, David Elwood, Siemens Power Generation Inc, 4400 Alafaya Trail, Orlando, FL 32826 Abstract The US gas turbine (GT) power generation market has seen significant volatility in recent years. The trend is likely to continue given the […]