YEAR IN REVIEW

TOP 20 ARTICLES OF 2018

1. 7HA users wrestle with emergent issues at inaugural meeting

 

2. SPECIAL REPORT: Acute levels of uncertainty pervade the industry

 

3. Wolf Hollow offers early glimpse into H-machine performance 

 

4. GAS TURBINES: Turbine blade, vane cooling-a primer

 

5. 7F USERS GROUP: Steering committee, OEM discuss ways to improve field service

 

6. Users address bucket-rock, icing concerns, plus rotor exchange at end of life

 

7. HRSG hot topics: risk-based inspection, corrosion under insulation, water chemistry

 

8. User/vendor collaboration helps identify root cause of breaker problems

 

9. GAS-TURBINE COMPRESSORS: Understanding stall, surge

 

10. AIG upgrades slash ammonia consumption, tube fouling

 

11. 2018 BEST OF THE BEST PRACTICES: Effingham County Power

 

12. 2018 BEST OF THE BEST PRACTICES: Green Country Energy

 

13. GENERATORS: Lessons learned, best practices shared at GUG 2017

 

14. Doosan takes a high-profile position in aftermarket services

 

15. Turbine valves: How to prevent an actuator failure from tripping your plant

 

16. Lessons learned by industry vet promote higher availability, improved performance, enhanced personnel protection

 

17. Safety: The starting point for Frame 6 User Group meetings as well as plant operations

 

18. How does PAG stack up against mineral oils after a decade of experience?

 

19. 2018 BEST OF THE BEST PRACTICES: Minnesota River Station

 

20. ‘Self-inflicted logic forcing’ associated with the Mark V remains a mystery