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Start Date: 29 Jul , 2024

End Date : 2 Aug, 2024
Duration   : 5 Days


Overall Description: 

The course presents an overview of gas turbines, fundamentals of thermodynamics, mechanical equipment standards, and gas turbine components. also covers bearings and seals, fuels and fuel supply systems, control system, and instrumentation. Gas turbine operation and maintenance and troubleshooting will be also presented. By the end of the course the participants will be updated with the up-to-date technology for the operation, maintenance, and troubleshooting of gas turbines.



Course Objectives: 

  • Identify and learn about technology and relative merits of gas turbine power plants.
  • Analyze thermodynamically the gas power plant cycles.
  • Learn and make performance analysis for the gas turbine main components.
  • Analyze the variables, which affect the performance parameters such as power, efficiency, and heat rate.
  • Learn about different maintenance activities on gas turbine. 
  • Learn about testing, operation, monitoring, and troubleshooting of gas turbines.
  • Learn about new technologies gas turbine inspection and monitoring.
  • Apply troubleshooting techniques to gas turbine.


Course Outline (Content): 

Introduction to Gas Turbines

  • Gas Turbine Terminology (Power Output, Heat Rate, Efficiency)
  • Gas Turbine Manufacturers: Siemens, GE, Alstom etc
  • Types and Applications of Gas Turbines: Heavy Duty, Aero-derivative, Generator Drive, Compressor Drive, Simple Cycle, Combined Cycle
  • Fundamental Thermodynamics of Gas Turbines: Thermodynamic cycles • Gas turbine performance calculations

Gas Turbine Components

  • Major Accessory Components of a Gas Turbine: Compressor, Combustor, Turbine.
  • Accessory Components of a Gas Turbine: Load Gearbox, Accessory Gear Box, Generator, Compressor, Bearing and Seals

Gas Turbine Systems

  • Fuels and Fuel Supply Systems (Gas, Liquid), Lube Oil System, Hydraulic Oil System, Starting Systems, Cooling and Sealing system, Control System and Instrumentation, DLN/DLE and WLN systems and components
  • Gas Turbine Operating Philosophies
  • Gas Turbine Operation: Startup, Shutdown and Normal operation, Recording Operational Data

For full outline details please view the PDF file.


Who Should Attend?

  • Technicians and engineers involved in operation and maintenance of Gas Turbines.
  • Experienced engineers and maintenance specialists
  • Managers concerned with the maintenance scheduling and repair aspects of Gas Turbines



Course Methodology:

We utilize a variety of proven adult learning techniques to ensure maximum understanding, comprehension and retention of the information presented. This training course will be conducted as a highly interactive workshop session. A variety of training methodologies will be used Before and during the course whenever applicable. Some of these methods are gamification, online pre-post test, role plays, self-assessment instruments, group exercises & case studies.


Gas Turbine Fundamentals, Maintenance and Troubleshooting

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