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Intercooled and Recuperated Dresser-Rand DC990 Gas Turbine Engine FREE

[+] Author Affiliations
James E. Staudt

Fuel Tech, Inc., Stamford, CT

Dietrich Birkholz

Dresser-Rand Company, Olean, NY

Willem Jansen

Northern Research and Engineering Corporation, Woburn, MA

John J. Tuzson

Gas Research Institute, Chicago, IL

Paper No. 89-GT-3, pp. V003T07A001; 8 pages
doi:10.1115/89-GT-3
From:
  • ASME 1989 International Gas Turbine and Aeroengine Congress and Exposition
  • Volume 3: Coal, Biomass and Alternative Fuels; Combustion and Fuels; Oil and Gas Applications
  • Toronto, Ontario, Canada, June 4–8, 1989
  • Conference Sponsors: International Gas Turbine Institute
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-7915-3
  • Copyright © 1989 by ASME

abstract

A preliminary design for a Dresser-Rand DC990 industrial gas turbine engine modified for intercooling and recuperation (ICR) is presented. The DC990 was selected because its configuration is amenable to intercooling and because it is in the power range of interest. Based upon preliminary estimates, engine power output will increase from 6000 bhp to 8400 bhp at design point. Design point specific fuel consumption will be reduced 26% to a heat rate of 6300 BTU/bhp-hr. Moreover, the DC990 ICR engine maintains a high thermal efficiency during part-load operation. These performance improvements are achievable using proven, low-risk technology. The resulting combination of low fuel consumption and low maintenance costs makes the DC990 ICR gas turbine engine an attractive engine package for several applications.

Copyright © 1989 by ASME
Topics: Gas turbines
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