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Case History: Frame 5 Gas Turbine with Compressor/Generator
Problem: In 2005 a Gulf Coast Natural Gas Processing and Transportation Company contacted STI Vibration Monitoring to offer an alternative replacement for an existing obsolete vibration monitoring sy
Journal Bearings
Industrial machinery with high horsepower and high loads, such as steam turbines, centrifugal compressors, pumps and motors, utilize journal bearings as rotor supports.
STI Customer List (Partial)
STI Customer List (Partial) A.E. Staley MFG Co. Abbott Manufacturing Inc. Abundea Corporation Accuride Corp. Advanced Micro Devices Aera Energy LLC Aero Sys
STI Customer List by Industry
STI Customer List by Industry Power Generation: Alliant Energy Ameren Energy Generating American Electric Power Basin Electric Power Coop. Bermuda Electric Light Company LTD
Eccentricity
Shaft Eccentricity plays a very important role as part of a Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation (TSI) System on large steam turbines and should be included in retro-fit plans when at all possible
Differential/Rotor Expansion
Differential Expansion (DE) and/or Rotor Expansion (RE) are very important measurements usually supplied by the Original Equipment Manufacture (OEM) as part of a Turbine Supervisory Instrumenta
Reverse Dial Alignment
Mis-alignment can be the most usual cause for unacceptable operation and high vibration levels. New facilities or new equipment installations are often plagued by improper alignment cond
Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation
Improve Reliability and Performance with a TSI from STI Vibration Monitoring STIís Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation (TSI) Systems provide continuous on-line monitoring and machin
What is Vibration Monitoring?
Since the invention of the wheel Vibration has been an issue. Once wheels were mounted to an axle or shaft, out of roundness and unbalance became prime concerns. As the industrial revolution arrived
Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation 2
Specification of a Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation (TSI) system can be an exacting process when the individual parameters must be specified. This application note is supplied to provide a g
Shell or Case Expansion
Shell or Case Expansion is a very important measurement as part of a Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation (TSI) System for large steam turbines. This measurement should be included in turbine retr
Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation 1
Specification of a Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation (TSI) system can be an exhausting process when the individual parameters must be specified. This application note is supplied to
Valve Expansion
Valve position measurements are an important aspect of a complete Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation system. Typically, the Main Steam Control (or Throttle) Valve is always included
Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation: Shell or Case Expansion
Shell or Case Expansion is a very important measurement as part of a Turbine Supervisory Instrumentation (TSI) System for large steam turbines. This measurement should be included in
Critical Machines - Machine Monitoring and Protection API-670 with Journal Bearings
Machinery Applications Include: Electric Motors, Steam Turbines, Expanders, Compressors, Blowers, Fans, Pumps, Positive Displacement Compressors, Gears, Speed Changers, Journal Bearing