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    • Discussion Group T3 On Machinery Purchasing 

      Akhtar, Kazim; Meher-Homji, Cyrus; Bush, Karl D.; York, Aaron D.; Setzenfand, Brian J.; Bayless, Bruce (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2011)
    • Discussion Group T7 On Machinery Purchasing 

      Akhtar, Kazim; Meher-Homji, Cyrus; Bush, Karl D.; York, Aaron D.; Setzenfand, Brian J. (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2012)
    • Driver Selection for Mechanical Drive Service 

      Patel, Vinod; Walth, Shawn; Weatherwax, Mark; Kurz, Rainer; Meher-Homji, Cyrus; Bhat, Gampa (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2014)
      This panel will cover different types of drivers for mechanical drive service including steam and gas turbines, electric motors and heat recovery cycles. Panel members will discuss the different technologies available, and ...
    • Gas Turbine Degradation 

      Kurz, Rainer; Brun, Klaus; Meher-Homji, Cyrus (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2014)
      There is a strong incentive for gas turbine operators to minimize and control performance degradation, as this directly affects profitability. The area of gas turbine recoverable and non-recoverable performance degradation ...
    • Gas Turbine Performance And Maintenance 

      Kurz, Rainer; Brun, Klaus; Meher-Homji, Cyrus; Moore, Jeff (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2012)
      Proper maintenance and operating practices can significantly affect the level of performance degradation and thus, time between repairs or overhauls of a gas turbine. Understanding of performance characteristics of gas ...
    • Gas Turbine Performance and Maintenance 

      Kurz, Rainer; Meher-Homji, Cyrus; Brun, Klaus; Moore, J. Jeffrey; Gonzalez, Francisco (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2013)
      Proper maintenance and operating practices can significantly affect the level of performance degradation and thus, time between repairs or overhauls of a gas turbine. Understanding of performance characteristics of gas ...
    • GAS TURBINE PERFORMANCE DETERIORATION AND COMPRESSOR WASHING 

      Meher-Homji, Cyrus; Bromley, Andrew; Stalder, Jean-Pierre (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2013)
      The privatization of utilities, intense competition in the petrochemical and gas distribution industries, coupled with increasing fuel costs, have created a strong incentive for gas turbine operators to minimize and control ...
    • Industrial Gas Turbines 

      Kurz, Rainer; Brun, Klaus; Gonzalez, Francisco; Meher-Homji, Cyrus (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2018)
      The course covers the new advanced technology gas turbines by outlining all the major components of gas turbines, such as axial flow compressors, axial flow turbines, and dry low NOx combustors. The components of a gas ...
    • LNG Liquefaction Plants - Overview, Design & Operations: Short Course 

      Meher-Homji, Cyrus; Pillai, Pradeep; Kurz, Rainer; Rasmussen, Pete (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2016)
    • LNG TURBOMACHINERY 

      Meher-Homji, Cyrus; Pelagotti, Antonio; Matthews, Terryl; Weyermann, Hans (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2011)
      The International Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) trade is expanding rapidly. Projects are being proposed worldwide to meet the industry forecasted growth rate of 12% by the end of the decade. LNG train designs in the coming ...
    • Practical Approach to Surge and Surge Control Systems 

      Boyce, Meherwan P.; Bohannan, William R.; Gaston, John R.; Meier, Robert H.; Brown, Royce N.; Meher-Homji, Cyrus; Pobanz, Norbert E. (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 1983)
      This paper addresses the area of compressor stability, surge and surge control and relates to the practical aspects involved. An emphasis is placed on the physical understanding of surge phenomena and on the practical ...
    • World’s First Aeroderivative Based LNG Liquefaction Plant – Design, Operational Experience and Debottlenecking 

      Meher-Homji, Cyrus; Richardson, Gary; Roberto Biagi, Fernando; Messersmith, David; Weyermann, Hans; Pattrick, Paul; Gravame, Francesco (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2011)
      The Darwin LNG Facility is the world’s first liquefaction facility to utilize high efficiency aeroderivative gas turbines for its refrigeration compressors. The plant’s design, startup, successful operation for over ...