Steam Turbine Operations and Maintenance

Course Overview

This training course is for personnel who are involved in the operation and maintenance of industrial steam turbines and their related and auxiliary systems.  Industrial steam turbines are in use in a significant amount of industries including; oil and gas, chemical, paper, sugar, industrial processing, energy from waste, biomass, geothermal and other related industries.

On completion of the course, you will be able to demonstrate an understanding of how industrial steam turbines work, the components involved in their operation and the importance of correct operation and maintenance practice to ensure safe, reliable and efficient operation.

Course details

Duration
2.0 days
Capacity
8 people
Price
Course Location
Ratcliffe-on-Soar (Nottingham)
Next available course date
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Course Content

What is a steam turbine?

Examples of the different types of steam turbines

How a steam turbine works

Different blade path designs

Efficiency losses

Detailed description of the steam turbine major components (ESV, CV, stationary components, rotor, blades, casing, bearings etc.)

Detailed description of associated equipment (couplings, gearbox, turning gear, driven machine etc.)

Detailed description of the auxiliary systems (lubrication oil control oil, steam drains, seal and gland steam, condenser, instrumentation and control, etc.)

How a steam turbine is started up

How a steam turbine is shutdown in a controlled manner

How a steam turbine is tripped

Common operation and maintenance activities that are completed on a regular basis

Common maintenance activities during a minor, medium and major outage

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