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Aeroderivative Turbines - LM and TM Package Operations/ Familiarization Training: Gas Turbine - LM2500 & LM2500+ Aero Package Operation/Familiarization

Course Schedule

Location :  Houston, TX

Start Date
TXOctober 19,20,21,22,23 (2020)

Location :  Kuwait City , Kuwait

Start Date
GEKTCSeptember 20,21,22,23,24 (2020)

Course Description


Gas Turbine LM2500 & LM2500+ Aero Package Operation/Familiarization


Course Description

Basic Gas turbine theory and operation and the knowledge required to ensure consistent, trouble-free performance from the engine and its associated equipment.

This course is intended for owners, operators and customer personnel concerned with the day-to-day operations and maintenance of the GE LM2500 Aeroderivative gas turbine.


3 Days

Target Audience

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Mechanical Maintenance


Technical background or relevant experience

Class Size

Maximum number of students: 15

Learning Objectives

This course will provide basic knowledge on the following:

History of the LM2500

Terms and abbreviations

Frames, cases and rotors

VSV control system overview

Air systems (primary, secondary and parasitic)

HP recoup and thrust balance

Bearings and sump pressurization

Fuel system

Oil system

Sensors and instrumentation


Course Content


  1. Instructor background
  2. Participant background
  3. Course schedule

Lesson 1

  1. Introduction and History of the LM2500/lineage
  2. Terms and abbreviations
  3. Frames, cases and rotors

Lesson 2

  1. VSV Control System Overview, Operation and Limits
  2. Air systems- Primary / Secondary / Parasitic
  3. HP recoup / Thrust balance
  4. Fuel systems

Lesson 3

  1. Sump Pressurization
  2. Bearings
  3. Oil System- component description / function / operation
  4. Sensors / instrumentation

Please click on the link below for location information including directions, area hotels, and PPE requirements: 

Information Guide to Houston 

Information Guide to Kuwait