Large Steam Turbine Operations and Components

Can be taken anytime
Course Type
Professional Training Course
Yes (Details)
Course Fee

Course Overview

Steam turbines of several types which have widely varying configurations and applications. The course is devoted to operation characteristics and will as such cover the operating principles. With the help of extensive graphics and animation which provides a virtual exposure on Large Steam Turbines and Governors and other Control Systems.

Who should take this course

Operators especially Supervisors, Superintendents, Senior technicians.



Course content

Day 1:

  • Steam Turbines
  • Operating principles Impulse turbines
  • Reaction turbines

Day 2:

  • Steam Turbine components
  • Turbine rotors
  • Rotor Dynamics
  • Blading Lube oil management
  • Bearings Balancing finding the resultant vector
  • Multistage Pumps Overview.

Day 3:

  • Overview of selection and sizing of steam turbines for reliability
  • Thermodynamics
  • Steam water rates
  • Condensing and backpressure turbines Single
  • Multistage types

Day 4:

  • Understanding how pressure velocity compounding is accomplished
  • Understanding the losses in steam turbines
  • Loss due to friction
  • Residual Velocity loss Loss due to mechanical friction

Day 5:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Understanding Materials of Construction
  • General metallurgical behaviour
  • Turbine blade materials
  • Corrosion problems
  • Wear problems Future materials Coating technology

Methodology for training:

  • Comprehensive Manual Extensive
  • Back Up Power Point Presentations 3D Multimedia for Steam
  • Turbines Question paper for steam turbine multi choice Case studies & group studies.

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