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Gas Turbine - 6,7,9, B,E, F Class : Gas Turbine - 6,7, 9, B, E, F Class Maintenance

Course Schedule

Location:  Kuwait City , Kuwait

Location
Start Date
Status
GEKTCMarch 10-14, 2019

Location:  Houston, TX

Location
Start Date
Status
TXAugust 05-09, 2019
TXDecember 02-06, 2019

Course Description

O-GAS12001

Gas Turbine - 6, 7, 9, B, E, F Class Maintenance 

GTCM


Course Description

This course offers a firm understanding of the basic maintenance requirements of all types of GE heavy duty gas turbines and their auxiliary support systems. This course does not include any discussions of generators. The course is designed for those persons with none or limited knowledge of gas turbines.  

The course is held at a GE Energy Learning Center training facility. All locations have turbine equipment available to view that enhances the learning experience beyond the classroom lectures and discussions. 

This course is intended for personnel that are unfamiliar with or have limited knowledge of GE gas turbine maintenance. Is also for those who may work in affiliated industries and wish to gain an understanding of the routine maintenance requirements of GE heavy duty gas turbines

Duration

5 Days

Target Audience

  • Supervisors
  • Mechanical Maintenance

Prerequisites

  • Instruction is given in English; therefore, a reasonable ability to read and understand spoken English is required
  • Reasonable computer skills

Class Size

Maximum number of students:  15

Learning Objectives

This course will provide basic knowledge on the following:

  • Gives participants an understanding of basic gas turbine component construction and maintenance procedures, participants receive a fundamental knowledge of auxiliary systems function and preventative maintenance giving them the confidence needed to approach maintenance activities
  • Basics of gas turbine operating cycle
  • Review of gas turbine major components, equipment arrangements and associated maintenance requirements of each section of the turbine.
  • Turbine operations and the effect on maintenance intervals
  • Purpose, function and routine preventative maintenance of the various turbine support systems such as the lubricating oil, hydraulic, variable inlet guide vanes and fuels
  • A review of standard practices, tooling and parts needed to successfully conduct inspections
  • How to source information in the GE Gas Turbine Service Manual

Course Content

INTRODUCTION

A.  Instructor background
B.  Participant background
C.  Course schedule 

LESSON 1

  1. Introduction
  2. Basic Gas Turbine Operating Cycle and Performance Characteristics
  3. Gas Turbine Major Components and Construction 

LESSON 2

A.  Navigating GE Service Manuals
B.  Standard Practices
C.  Borescope Inspections
D.  Combustion Inspections 

LESSON 3

A.  Hot Gas Path Inspections
B.  Major Inspections

LESSON 4

  1. Gas Turbine Auxiliary Systems – Function and Routine Preventative Maintenance

LESSON 5

A.  Operating and Maintenance Considerations
B.  Review