Operating Experiences and Data of Two 20,000-kW Gas Turbines at El Convento FREE

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O. H. Pfersdorff

C. A. La Electricidad de Caracas, Caracas, Venezuela

Paper No. 63-AHGT-8, pp. V001T01A001; 9 pages
  • ASME 1963 Aviation and Space, Hydraulic, and Gas Turbine Conference and Products Show
  • ASME 1963 Aviation and Space, Hydraulic, and Gas Turbine Conference and Products Show
  • Los Angeles, California, USA, March 3–7, 1963
  • Conference Sponsors: International Gas Turbine Institute
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-7992-4
  • Copyright © 1963 by ASME


Three years of operation for peaking and emergency service of one double-shaft and one single-shaft gas turbine provide data for maintenance and operating trends. This paper is presented as a follow-up to the original paper presented March 1960 covering “Considerations for Gas Turbines and their Initial Operating Experiences at El Convento.” 60-GTP-4.

Copyright © 1963 by ASME
Topics: Gas turbines
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