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Wood Group GTS Power Augmentation Systems Improve Performance on Frame 7EA Gas Turbines

HOUSTON – Wood Group GTS has completed the installation of four EcoValue™ power augmentation systems on four GE Frame 7EA gas turbines at a 300MW cogeneration plant in Texas. The EcoValue system increases turbine output and efficiency and the plant is experiencing significant performance improvements, yielding 11.5% increase in power output and a 2.5% decrease in heat rate on one combined...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Wood Group GTS' ECOMAX® Automated Combustion Tuning Technology Selected for Frame 7FA Fleet

HOUSTON– An owner of a large fleet of combined-cycle power plants in the US has awarded Wood Group GTS a contract to install 15 ECOMAX® systems, an automated combustion tuning technology. Twelve units have already been installed and the remaining units are scheduled to be installed later this year. The independent power producer granted the contract to Wood Group GTS following assessment of a...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Wood Group GTS Completes LM6000 Controls Upgrade for Jonesboro, Ark City Water and Light

LOVELAND, Colo. - Wood Group GTS has upgraded the controls system on a GE LM6000 gas turbine at Jonesboro, Arkansas, City Water and Light's (CWL) northwest combustion turbine site. Wood Group GTS has replaced the original controls system with an open-architecture system that will enable CWL to access and configure the turbine to meet fluctuating power demands. Because the new system, built on an...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Wood Group GTS Partners with Rockwell Automation to Deliver Open Architecture Control Solutions for GE Heavy Frame Gas Turbines

LOVELAND, Colo. - Wood Group GTS and Rockwell Automation have formed a strategic partnership to facilitate the joint development of a fully integrated, open architecture controls platform for power generation applications. This progressive relationship enables Wood Group GTS to deliver services beyond a typical system integrator, working collaboratively with Rockwell Automation to provide GE...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wood Group GTS Power Augmentation Systems Improve Performance on Frame 7EA Gas Turbines

HOUSTON – Wood Group GTS has completed the installation of four EcoValue™ power augmentation systems on four GE Frame 7EA gas turbines at a 300MW cogeneration plant in Texas. The EcoValue system increases turbine output and efficiency and the plant is experiencing significant performance improvements, yielding 11.5% increase in power output and a 2.5% decrease in heat rate on one combined...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Wood Group GTS' ECOMAX® Automated Combustion Tuning Technology Selected for Frame 7FA Fleet

HOUSTON– An owner of a large fleet of combined-cycle power plants in the US has awarded Wood Group GTS a contract to install 15 ECOMAX® systems, an automated combustion tuning technology. Twelve units have already been installed and the remaining units are scheduled to be installed later this year. The independent power producer granted the contract to Wood Group GTS following assessment of a...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Wood Group GTS Completes LM6000 Controls Upgrade for Jonesboro, Ark City Water and Light

LOVELAND, Colo. - Wood Group GTS has upgraded the controls system on a GE LM6000 gas turbine at Jonesboro, Arkansas, City Water and Light's (CWL) northwest combustion turbine site. Wood Group GTS has replaced the original controls system with an open-architecture system that will enable CWL to access and configure the turbine to meet fluctuating power demands. Because the new system, built on an...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Wood Group GTS Partners with Rockwell Automation to Deliver Open Architecture Control Solutions for GE Heavy Frame Gas Turbines

LOVELAND, Colo. - Wood Group GTS and Rockwell Automation have formed a strategic partnership to facilitate the joint development of a fully integrated, open architecture controls platform for power generation applications. This progressive relationship enables Wood Group GTS to deliver services beyond a typical system integrator, working collaboratively with Rockwell Automation to provide GE...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

John Wood Group PLC ('Wood Group', the 'Group') Announces Disposal of Well Support Division for $2.8 Billion

Return of cash of not less than $1.7 billion ABERDEEN, United Kingdom, Feb. 13, 2011 - Wood Group, the international energy services company, today announces it has entered into a conditional agreement to sell its Well Support Division to GE for cash consideration of $2.8 billion (the Disposal ). Following the Disposal, the Board of Directors intends that Wood Group will return cash of not less...

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