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Maintenance key to plant life extension

Serious investment is being made in maintenance and refurbishment of power generating plant as the world's demand for electricity continues to grow. Sean Ottewell reports

Calibration workstation for power station

Beamex equips Scotland's largest power station with a high quality, customised calibration facility for maintenance workshop

Choosing the right type of filter for the right application

Governments are now urging industries to master the fundamentals of energy efficiency and increase their ‘greenness’. Peter Sandberg reports.

Actuators for solar-tracking mechanisms

A range of electric linear actuators has been designed for use in solar power systems to track the sun and maximise efficiency

Upgrade for solar generation

Generating capacity was increased from 24kW per generator to 35kW by replacing the PV cells with new power modules

Precision air/gas flow measurement

Suitable for combustion air flow monitoring, air monitoring to low NOx burners; device that operates at temperatures up to 850 °F (454°C)

Engineering sector calls for calm over economic gloom

A poll of 1118 senior UK executives shows that engineering sector managers and leaders are calling for calm in the face of the continued economic gloom

Turbine control optimisation for safe power supply

Sven Granfors and Niclas Krantz outline the problems of system integration of power turbines, generators, boilers and new complex control systems in new and existing plants

Co-ordinated control ensures quality assured energy supply

Niclas Krantz describes different aspects on the process towards the goal of 'quality assured energy supply'

Modular steam boiler

The steam boiler development Universal Modular Boiler (U-MB) is an innovative shell boiler; steam output ranging from 200kg/h to 2t/h

CFB offers potential solution to carbon emissions problem

Robert Giglio and Justin Wehrenberg investigate circulating fluidised bed technology as a potential solution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions

Optimising electricity supply to boost efficiency and reliability

Macao's sole electricity generator is investing heavily in the latest transformer segregation alarm and outage management systems as it strives to improve supply reliability

Troubleshooting digital insulation meter

Industrial-grade tester designed for commissioning, routine troubleshooting and preventive maintenance

Total organic carbon analyser

Applications range from power generation, wastewater, drinking water, surface water and ultrapure water

Anti-wear and corrosion solutions boost boiler life

Gary Heath looks at solutions for prolonging the service life of power generation equipment.

Grinding elements take the wear and tear of coal pulverisation

Ken Birchett looks at a new technology for use in coal pulverisation which is claimed to be the next frontier of material advancement in severe duty applications

Analysis platform for power systems

Comprehensive analysis platform for the design, simulation, operation, and automation of generation, distribution, and industrial power systems

Largest circulating fluidised bed boiler begins production

Lagisza power plant in Poland offers cost effective energy while reducing emissions

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