gas turbine fuel valve News

  • Improve Gas Turbine Engine Reliability with Cool Valves and Piping

    Presentations and discussion at meetings of the gas-turbine users groups, such as the 7F, often call into view problems owner/operators are having with the liquid-fuel systems on their dual-fuel engines—in particular, unreliable starts and unreliable fuel transfers from gas to oil. A couple of years ago, the sure solution for some users rarely called to operate on oil was to disable or ...

  • MHI to build gas turbine combustor manufacturing plant in US

    Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has formulated a plan to build a gas turbine manufacturing plant in the U.S., and as the plan's initial phase the company will construct a plant near Savannah, Georgia, to produce combustors, a key component of gas turbines, targeting production launch by the end of 2010. The plan also calls for MHI to develop this initiative further, taking ...


    By Japan Corporate News - JCN

  • New pressure reducing valve helps minimizing power consumption and improving energy efficiency of hydraulic systems for wind turbines

    Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton today introduced at HUSUM WindEnergy a pressure reducing valve specifically designed for wind energy applications. The additional function of the 1 PDC5 pressure reducing valve is its ability to keep the pressure of an accumulator stored for a long period of time without any significant leakage. Its performance characteristics help improve the energy ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • Rotork CVA specified for flow control duty on gas turbine pre-heater plants

    Rotork’s innovative CVA electric actuator has been specified for critical valve control duty on high temperature gas turbine pre-heater equipment supplied to the power generation industry. The application demands unrestricted modulation of a three-way valve to control the pre-heated temperature of fuel gas for electricity generating turbines.   The Rotork CVA actuators have been ...


    By Rotork

  • Power Plant Valve Market Shifting to Asia

    A number of factors are causing major shifts in power plant valve purchases. These changes are being continually evaluated in N028 Industrial Valves: World Market. The market for valves in the power industry is being shaped by: Increasing need for energy in developing countries Changes in fuel availability and ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Announcing an All-New Design for JASC’s Water-Cooled Three-Way Purge Valve

    The JASC Water Cooled Three-Way Purge Valve was engineered to prevent liquid fuel coking that typically occurs when valves are exposed to heat for extended periods of time while the turbine is operating on gas fuel. JASC’s new and improved Water Cooled Three-Way Purge Valve features internal cooling paths in the housing, spool and flange to keep critical components below the liquid fuel ...

  • Energy needs will drive the industrial valve market over $100 billion in revenues by 2030

    The demand for industrial valves will expand from its present level of just under $50 billion/yr to over $100 billion/yr by 2030.  The main driver will be the energy needs of the developing countries.  Energy already accounts for over 40 percent of valve demand.  Power, refining, and oil and gas are all going to expand at a rate faster than average GDP during the next two decades.  These are the ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • ASTM D7484 - 11 Standard Test Method for evaluation of automotive engine oils for valve-train wear performance in Cummins ISB medium-duty diesel engine

    This test method was developed to assess the performance of a heavy-duty engine oil in controlling engine wear under operating conditions selected to accelerate soot production and valve-train wear in a turbocharged and aftercooled four-cycle diesel engine with sliding tappet followers equipped with exhaust gas recirculation hardware. The design of the engine used ...


    By ASTM International

  • Coal-fired Power and Ethanol Replace Oil and Gas as the Big Process Equipment Markets

    This new century arrived along with a huge market for gas turbine systems and all the components as Europe and the U.S. chose this route to solve their energy problems.  At the same time the future for refining and oil and gas exploration looked bright for at least the next several decades. Just six years later, the picture has dramatically changed.  In fact suppliers of pumps, valves, ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Increase reliability and performance with New JASC products

    It’s So Cool All New Water-Cooled 3-Way Purge Valve The JASC Water-Cooled Three-Way Purge Valve was engineered to prevent liquid fuel coking that typically occurs when valves are exposed to heat for extended periods of time while the turbine is operating on gas fuel. JASC’s new and improved Water-Cooled Three-Way Purge Valve features extensive internal cooling ...

  • Allweiler awarded €5-million order for Iraqi power plants

    (Radolfzell/Germany) Allweiler AG, a Colfax business unit, will deliver fuel-injection skids through Siemens AG for use in gas turbines in Iraq. The first two systems will be completed in early 2011. The Iraqi Ministry of Electricity has ordered an additional five skids and has options to purchase three more. All of the systems have the special ability to switch between several different liquid ...


    By ALLWEILER GmbH

  • GE Technology to Turn Handan Iron & Steel’s Blast Furnace Emissions into Cleaner Energy

    GE (NYSE: GE) technology selected for a new 170-megawatt power plant at Handan Iron & Steel Group Ltd’s mill in Handan City, China, will use emissions from iron and steel production to generate cleaner electricity. Instead of burning waste gas in a boiler, the off-gas from Handan’s blast furnace and coke oven will power a GE 9E Gas Turbine to ...


    By General Electric

  • Microturbines spin - up new energy savings

    Advances in microturbine technology promise a new way to tackle pressure reducing duties in steam systems ... and deliver substantial energy savings. Pressure-reducing valves convert high-pressure steam from the boiler into steam suitable for use in other areas of the plant, but they can be something of a let-down when it comes to energy savings. Most steam systems raise high-pressure steam ...


    By G-Team a.s. - Steamturbo

  • CCA Announces Over $5.2 Million in Burner and Emission Control Awards

    Combustion Components Associates, Inc (CCA) of Monroe, CT today announced recent contract awards totaling more than $ 5.2 million. Strong growth was seen in burner conversions to allow industrial customers to fire natural gas alone or in combination with other fuels. Orders were received from four domestic industrial customers for nine boiler conversions to natural gas. “The low price of ...

  • Combustion Controls Systems Equipments Market 2013 Analysis & 2018 Forecast

    The report “Combustion Controls, Equipments & Systems Market – By Product [Components (Boilers, Thermal Oxidizers, Incinerators, Gas Turbines), Systems, Monitoring & Control Instruments], Application & Geography (2013 – 2018)” by MarketsandMarkets is now available at RnRMarketResearch.com. Contact ...


  • GE Energy Announces More than $3 Billion in New Customer Agreements

    GE (NYSE: GE) today announced more than $3 billion in new customer agreements spanning its Energy business. The orders include natural gas production technologies in subsea and liquefied natural gas sectors; natural gas technologies to produce power such as heavy-duty and aeroderivative gas turbines, gas engines and waste-heat recovery solutions; wind turbines; and water treatment, grid ...


    By General Electric

  • Emerson’s automation technology chosen by Europlasma for innovative waste-to-energy gasification facility in France

    CHO-Power, part of the Europlasma Group, is using Emerson Process Management’s digital automation technology to control a new waste- and biomass-fed power station at Morcenx in southwestern France. By providing flexible and accurate control of an innovative gasification process, Emerson’s Ovation expert control system is enabling the plant to operate at maximum efficiency. The new ...


  • Understanding water-hammer effect

    MIT, USA, researchers have uncovered a new process relating to the way drops of water spread after striking a surface. The research article, published in the journal Physical Review Letters, describes how the phenomenon could help engineers design more durable condensing surfaces for use in desalination and steam-based power plants. A water hammer can occur when a valve is suddenly opened or ...


  • Blue-White's "CHEM-FEED" SKID SYSTEM CASE STUDY

    “CHEM-FEED” SKID SYSTEM CASE STUDY                         PRODUCT :     The “CHEM-FEED” Dual Peristaltic Pump Engineered Skid System manufactured by ...


  • Perry Nuclear Power Plant Begins Refueling and Maintenance Outage

     FirstEnergy Nuclear Operating Company (FENOC), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), announced its Perry Nuclear Power Plant in Perry, Ohio, shut down at 12 a.m. today for scheduled refueling, maintenance and a turbine upgrade expected to improve efficiency and reliability. While the unit is off line, 280 of the 748 fuel assemblies will be replaced, and numerous ...


    By FirstEnergy

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