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Equipment: Turbines & Expanders

Gear Tooth Failure Problem Resolution

Aeroderivative Gas Turbine Power Generation Drivetrain Gearbox Shaft Free Body Diagram

MSI was contracted by the OEM to perform testing and analysis to determine the root cause of gear tooth failures on an aeroderivative gas turbine power generation drivetrain.  The 37…

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Commissioning a 425 MW Steam Turbine

MSI was called on behalf of an engineering construction firm building a new power plant in the Southern Hemisphere. The plant was only weeks away from the commissioning deadline, after…

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Rerate of a Francis Hydro Turbine

Francis Turbine

MSI was tasked with evaluating a 1920s Francis style hydro-turbine runner in order to replace the aging original ones at a plant near the Hudson River in Upstate NY. A…

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