Posts Tagged ‘GADS’

Improving HRSG Availability through Better Desuperheating

Posted in Power Generation on Friday, December 13th, 2013. 5 comments so far
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Thermal fatigue in heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) tubes can lead to lost electrical production. Emerson’s Douglas Morris, a member of the Power and Mining industry teams, recaps a presentation he attended by Emerson’s Mark Nord. Tube leaks in HRSGs are a problem for all combined cycle plant operators. The Generating Availability Data Systems (GADS) […]

Improving Boiler Availability by Better Steam Temperature Control

Posted in Industrial Energy & Onsite Utilities, Power Generation on Friday, September 20th, 2013. 2 comments so far
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Tightening up boiler control strategies and improving the sensing and final control elements not only improves energy efficiency and reduces variability, it can improve overall availability of the boiler as Emerson’s Douglas Morris of the Power and Mining industries explains. Tube leaks are something that every utility deals with on a regular basis. As a […]