Operating Experience in the Petro-Chemical Industry FREE

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J. O. Stephens

Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Lester, PA

Paper No. 59-GTP-17, pp. V001T01A017; 9 pages
  • ASME 1959 Gas Turbine Power Conference and Exhibit
  • ASME 1959 Gas Turbine Power Conference and Exhibit
  • Cincinnati, Ohio, USA, March 8–11, 1959
  • Conference Sponsors: International Gas Turbine Institute
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-7996-2
  • Copyright © 1959 by ASME


The industrial gas turbine has gained acceptance in the petro-chemical industry (with its multipurpose cycle) and is now finding increasing application in this field. The reliability of this prime mover has been of paramount importance in petro-chemical applications and it is the purpose of this paper to report operating experience establishing this phase together with the improvement in thermodynamic cycle performance.

Copyright © 1959 by ASME
Topics: Petrochemicals
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