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Mechanical Power Transmission -> Engines -> Turbine Engines

Turbine Engines

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Gas Engine offers electrical efficiency of 49%.

Gas Engine offers electrical efficiency of 49%.

GE Co.    Southfield, MI 48034
Jun 24, 2014 Intended for 60 Hz North American segment, Jenbacher J920 FleXtra Gas Engine features 5-min start-up time and provides enough energy to power more than 6,000 homes. Two-stage turbocharging engine offers 8.6 MW capacity with total efficiency of more than 90% for combined heat and power applications. Rapid start/stop cycles and operating flexibility make engine suitable for power generation and district heating as well as decentralized power supply in remote, hot, or high-altitude regions.

Wind Turbine Tower affords storage space, builds to 139 m.

Wind Turbine Tower affords storage space, builds to 139 m.

GE Energy    Atlanta, GA 30339
Mar 18, 2014 Intended for multi-megawatt wind turbines, space frame tower is assembled at wind farm locations and wrapped in weather-resistant architectural fabric. Base is supported by 5 legs positioned to optimize available space at tower base for storage within turbine in order to facilitate maintenance, site organization, and balance of plant. Enclosed lattice design, enabling towers to be built in previously inaccessible locations, also offer maintenance-free bolting system.

Wind Turbine utilizes Industrial Internet for optimal efficiency.

GE Energy    Atlanta, GA 30339
Mar 18, 2014 Available on steel, hybrid, or space frame towers from 85–139 m tall, 2.75-120 wind turbine utilizes Industrial Internet to analyze tens of thousands of data points every second to promote output and services productivity. Short- and long-term energy storage options enhance wind power predictability, flexibility, and response time through battery software applications. While short-term storage is integrated at turbine level, long-term storage is centralized for wind farm.

EPA Certified Tier 4 Final Engines reduce NOx, fuel consumption.

Komatsu America Corp.    Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
Jan 27, 2014 EPA certified Tier 4 Final diesel construction and mining engines from 3.3–46 L features heavy-duty after treatment system that combines Komatsu Diesel Particulate Filter (KDPF) and Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) device. Also included, heavy-duty cooled Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) system reduces NOx emissions and fuel consumption, while Komatsu Variable Geometry Turbocharger (KVGT) system features hydraulic technology for variable control of intake air-flow.

Wind Turbine suits tip-height constrained sites.

GE Co.    Southfield, MI 48034
Nov 07, 2013 Featuring 103 m rotor diameter and 70–98 m hub height flexibility, 3.2-103 Wind Turbine utilizes Industrial Internet to manage variability of wind for smooth, predictable power. By analyzing tens of thousands of data points every second, system integrates energy storage and forecasting algorithms while communicating with neighboring turbines, service technicians, and operators. Turbine is engineered for IEC Wind Class II standards and is available for 50 Hz applications.

Gas Turbine Upgrade Technology enhances output, fuel efficiency.

Gas Turbine Upgrade Technology enhances output, fuel efficiency.

GE Co.    Southfield, MI 48034
Oct 14, 2013 Available for 9F-3 and 9E gas turbines Advanced Gas Path (AGP) technology enables respective output increases of up to 6% and 3.8%, fuel efficiency increases up to 2% and .9%. Maintenance intervals can reach up to 32,000 hr for 9F-3 and as long as 32,000 hr/1,200 starts for 9E, extending outage intervals up to 33% for both. Along with OpFlex™ advanced controls software, AGP technology provides hardware design and materials improvements to components of GE gas turbine hot gas path system.

Air Compressor Kit mounts on RAM truck Cummins engines.

Air Compressor Kit mounts on RAM truck Cummins engines.

VMAC Div., Mangonel Corp.    Nanaimo, BC V9X1R3
Jun 21, 2013 Model V900126 UNDERHOOD kit features air compressor for RAM trucks with Cummins engines, mounting near top of engine to simplify access and protect against environment. System provides up to 70 cfm. It includes Intelligent Digital Controls and turns truck off when air is not being used and on when air is needed.

Wind Turbine is enhanced for power and communications.

GE Co.    Southfield, MI 48034
May 15, 2013 Allowing for elevated energy capture in lower wind speed environments, GE's 1.7-100 meter wind turbine features optimized electrical system, 53% gross capacity factor at 7.5 m/s, and uses Industrial Internet to connect data points across turbine's ecosystem. Platform helps manage wind variability by providing short-term predictable power while communicating seamlessly with neighboring turbines, service technicians, and operators.

Wind Turbines target low-wind-speed sites.

Northern Power Systems    Waitsfield, VT 05673
May 15, 2013 Utilizing permanent-magnet direct-drive technology, NPS 60-23 and NPS 100-24 are suitable for remote locations as well as agricultural and industrial areas. Large rotor diameter and lower speed enables quiet operation, while long blades capture maximum energy at low wind speeds. NPS 60 model generates 59.9 kW power and is utilized in areas with constrained grid connection capacity.

Wind Turbine integrates energy storage.

GE Co.    Southfield, MI 48034
Feb 07, 2013 With max hub height of 139 m and advanced controls that enable 120 m rotor, Model 2.5-120 is suitable for heavily forested regions in places like Europe and Canada. Turbine utilizes Industrial Internet to help manage intermittency of wind, providing smooth, predictable power. Analyzing tens of thousands of data points every second, system integrates energy storage and advanced forecasting algorithms while communicating seamlessly with neighboring turbines, service technicians, and customers.

Modular Pitch System monitors and adjusts wind turbine blades.

Moog, Inc., Industrial Controls Div.    East Aurora, NY 14052
Feb 06, 2013 Equipped with Pitch Servo Drive, AC Moog Wind Turbine Pitch System monitors and adjusts angle of wind turbine blades that control rotation speed of rotor. System includes IP67-class Moog Ruggedized Motion Controller with extended temperature range of -40 to 158°F and ability to withstand shock, vibration, and humidity. In addition, Remote Terminal Software is provided for monitoring and scheduling maintenance.

Industrial Gas Turbines offer power upgrade.

Industrial Gas Turbines offer power upgrade.

Rolls-Royce Corporation    Indianapolis, IN 46206-0420
Oct 01, 2012 Engineered as modular package, RB211-Gzero retrofit upgrade product will benefit operators of RB211-C and RB211-G variant gas generators that feature RT-56 or RT-62 power turbines. Package increases flow of air through engine, thereby increasing power availability at ISO conditions by 10% for RB211-G, and up to 31% for RB211-C, depending on existing configuration. Available in power range of 29–44 MW, RB211 gas turbines are suited for onshore/offshore oil and gas and power generation applications.

Direct Driven Wind Turbine offers energy efficient design.

Mervento Oy    VAASA 65380  Finland
Apr 18, 2012 Mervento 3.6-118 direct driven wind turbine features output power of 3.6 mW and is designed for IEC class IIA applications with extended temperature range from -30° to +40° C. Turbine is based on 118 m rotor with 125 m hub height, and power train consists of gearless medium voltage permanent magnet generator and full power converter. It features hydraulic actuating systems for yaw, pitch, and rotor brake, and is compatible with all grid codes.

In-Pipe Hydropower System will not impede flow/operations.

Lucid Energy, Inc.    Portland, OR 97209
Apr 05, 2012 Able to operate across diverse flow conditions, LucidPipe(TM) Power System has lift-based vertical axis spherical turbine that generates electricity by extracting excess head pressure from 24-96 in. dia, gravity-fed water pipelines and effluent streams. Single unit, in standard 60 in. dia pipeline with flow velocity of 7 fps and 12 ft of excess head pressure, can produce up to 100 kW of power. Multiple turbines can be installed in one pipeline, separated by 3-4 turbine diameters.

Direct Drive, 6 MW Wind Turbine suits offshore applications.

Direct Drive, 6 MW Wind Turbine suits offshore applications.

Siemens AG    Munich D-80333  Germany
Dec 06, 2011 Available with 120 or 154 m dia rotor, SWT-6.0 combines robust construction, direct drive design, and towerhead mass of roughly 350 tons to accommodate performance and environmental requirements of offshore sites. Entire electrical system, including medium voltage system and full converter, is enclosed in nacelle, enabling safe, accelerated, onshore pre-commissioning testing. Helicopter-hoisting platform integrated in nacelle rear allows access for service technicians.

Steam Turbine for geothermal power plants.

Siemens AG    Munich D-80333  Germany
Nov 08, 2011 Rated up to 60 MW, SST-400 GEO combines SST-400 steam turbine gearbox, generator, and base frame with TurboCare steam path technologies. Corrosion-resistant materials prevent fatigue-related crack formation and fractures, and design is suitable for live steam temperatures up to 250°C and steam pressures to 12 bar absolute. Able to be deployed in plants with different thermal fluids, turbine can be used in plants that operate with dry steam, flash principle, or flash/binary combined cycle.

Gas Turbine meets needs of 60 Hz markets.

ALSTOM Power Inc.    Richmond, VA 23237
Sep 23, 2011 In 2 on 1 configuration, KA24 combined-cycle power plant based on 60 Hz GT24 Gas Turbine can start up in less than 30 minutes and provide more than 450 MW of power in 10 minutes to make up for fluctuations in production inherent in some renewable energy sources, such as wind power. Power plant is capable of delivering over 700 MW of electric power, with gross electrical efficiency of over 60%. Offering is for use in North America, parts of Latin America, Asia and Middle East (60Hz market).

Fiber-Reinforced Composite enhances wind turbine blade design.

Fiber-Reinforced Composite enhances wind turbine blade design.

WebCore Technologies, LLC    Miamisburg, OH 45342
May 11, 2011 Available in 12-78 mm thicknesses, TYCOR® W5 fiber-reinforced composite core material meets design requirements of longer, heavier utility wind turbine blades. It is suited to vacuum infusion and provides 105 MPa min transverse shear modulus in all directions. Offering alternative to balsa with consistent infused density, minimal resin absorption, and optimal dimensional stability, material achieves balanced transverse shear stiffness suited for thin, highly-loaded shear webs and shells.

Lightweight Wind Generator starts turning at 0.5 mph.

WindTronics, Inc.    Muskegon, MI 49440
Apr 27, 2011 Weighing less than 185 lb and measuring 6 ft in diameter, Honeywell Wind Turbine can generate power for home or business in wind as low as 2 mph. Gearless solution produces up to 1,500 kWh annually, depending on height and location, and can connect power directly to building, grid, or batteries. Blade Tip Power System(TM) utilizes magnets and stators surrounding outer ring to capture power at blade tips, where speed is greatest, while also minimizing mechanical resistance and drag.

Wind Turbine Towers minimize impact from turbulence.

GE Co.    Fairfield, CT 06431
Apr 08, 2011 Available for GE's 2.5 MW series, including 2.75-103 model, Taller Wind Turbine Towers feature hub heights in excess of 130 m, which extends potential wind site options and maximizes annual energy production. Towers have hybrid pre-cast concrete and tubular steel design, making them suitable for densely forested areas and hillside locations that are prone to high turbulence intensity.

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