Frame 5 & 6 Gas Turbine Operations & Maintenance

Starts from:Mon, October 22, 2018
Campus Location

Course Description

Frame 5 & 6 Gas Turbine Operations & Maintenance

 

Course Description

 

The course provides an introduction to the basic technology of gas turbines and their operation, the major components as well as their auxiliary systems are explained and illustrated in details.

 

Gas Turbines components failure mechanisms are covered, The Gas Turbines operating system is introduced, the maintenance requirements are discussed in details including standby, Running and Disassembly Inspections.

 

Who Should Attend

 

The course primarily intended for the maintenance and operation engineers and other technical staff. Experienced specialists, project engineers and supervisory personnel involved in management, selection, operation, troubleshooting and maintenance of gas turbines will definitely profit from attending this course. Throughout the course participant will have ample opportunity to have gas turbine related questions answered by the instructor.

 

Course Program

 

Day 1:

 

Gas Turbine Overview

 

Introduction to Gas Turbines, History, Gas Turbine Basic Cycles, Classifications, Applications, Factors affecting Gas Turbines performance, Gas Turbines Key Terms, Designation, Fluid Basics, Gas Turbines Standards, Illustrating Video.

 

 

 

 

 

Gas Turbine major components and their functional Description

 

Axial Compressors Design, Main Components, Functional Description, Operation, Surge and Surge Protection, IGV, Bleed Valves, Illustrating Video.

 

Discussion and Quiz

 

Day 2:

 

Gas Turbine major components and their functional Description (Cont.)

 

Combustors Design, Arrangement, Main Components, Functional Description, Combustion Process.

Power Turbines Design, Components, Functional Description, Operation, Illustrating Video.

 

Single and Double Shaft Gas Turbine

Design, Main Components, Application, Illustrating Video.

 

Discussion and Quiz

 

Day 3:

 

Gas Turbines Components Failure Modes and their Material of Construction

Gas Turbines Components Failure Mechanisms, Material of Construction, Coating Technology, Reconditioning and life expectancy management

 

Bearings

 

Hydrodynamic Bearing, Design, Theory of Operation, Types, Failure Modes.

 

Lube Oil System

 

Functional Description, Components, Failure Modes, Lube Oil Properties, Testing and Sampling

Hydraulic Oil System

 

Functional Description, Components, Failure Modes

 

Discussion and Quiz

 

Day 4:

 

Fuel System

 

Functional Description, Components, Failure Modes

 

Cooling and Sealing Air System

 

Functional Description, Components, Illustrating Video.

 

Air Inlet and Exhaust System

 

Functional Description, Components, Failure Modes, Illustrating Video.

 

Gas Turbines Compressor Cleaning System

 

Functional Description, Components, Operation, Illustrating Video.

 

Starting System and Coupling

 

Functional Description, Types, Components

 

Gas Turbines Operating System

 

Main Components, Starting, Operation and Stopping Sequence, Protection System

 

Discussion and Quiz

 

Day 5:

 

General Maintenance Standard Practice

 

Gas Turbines Maintenance

 

Definition, Policies, Failure Statistics, Failure Consequences, Factors Influencing Maintenance, Running Inspection, Standby Inspection, Borescope, Shutdown Inspection (CI, HGP, MI), NDT Inspection Techniques, Inspection Intervals

 

Troubleshooting

 

Approaches, Troubleshooting Guide

 

Power Augmentation

 

Fogging System, Evaporative System, Chilling System, Steam Injection System, Illustrating Video.

 

Discussion and Post-Test