In hydroelectric power plants, the mechanical energy of the water is converted into electrical current using turbines and generators connected to them. Given that the effective head varies; a distinction is made between low, medium and high-pressure power plants. Similarly, there are run-of-river plants as well as storage plants (including pumped-storage plants) depending on the way in which the available water is used.
What are Sauer Compressors used for?
o Braking air for pneumatic brakes
o Adjusting turbine blades and large valves (e. g. governor)
o Blowing air (blowing out the water to eliminate the load during starting)
o Preventing pulsation and cavitation
Who are Sauer Compressors' customers?
o Power-plant operators
o Turbine manufacturers
o Engineering offices
Which Sauer product ranges are used?
o Product ranges: PASSAT, TYPHOON, 6000, MISTRAL
o Variants: Basic, ComSilent
o Volumetric flow: 30-295 scfm (50 - 500 m³/hr)
o Pressure range: 435 -1450 psig (30-100 bar)
Sauer Compressors USA, Inc. o 64 Log Canoe Circle o Stevensville o MD 21666
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