MD&A's Control Systems Division (CSD) provides expertise to service or retrofit turbine control and generator excitation systems and their auxiliaries. Our experience lies not only in the electronics controlling the equipment, but also in turbine operations and systems maintenance. Our services range from the supply of retrofit systems to service, repair and consulting services on legacy systems. We specialize in custom solutions and independent advice based on individual steam and gas turbine requirements.
WIBNISE Volume 1, Number 1: Exhaust Temperature Spreads
What is an exhaust temperature spread, and why is it so important to monitor and take appropriate action when an exhaust temperature spread develops?
An exhaust temperature spread refers to a high differential in readings between the thermocouples placed radially around the exhaust of a gas turbine. The worst exhaust temperature spreads occur when the hottest- and coldest exhaust thermocouple readings are grouped very clos...Read More
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