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Excitation - LCI for Turbine Static Start : Excitation - LS2100e LCI for Turbine Static Start

Course Schedule

Location :  Houston, TX

Location
Start Date
Status
TXSeptember 21,22,23,24 (2020)

Course Description

O-ELX11003

Excitation - LS2100e LCI for Turbine Static Start

 

Course Description

This course is designed for engineering and maintenance personnel who configure, and maintain the LCI™ static starter. Laboratory assignments include hardware identification, Hyper terminal and Control System ToolboxST™ communications, understanding the monitor commands, and user diagnostic tests. This course will utilize Simulators, and a full functioning LCI™ starter. Lectures and hands-on exercises develop a thorough understanding of the equipment.

Duration

4 Days

Target Audience

Supervisors

Electrical Maintenance

Instrumentation & Controls

Qualified engineers and technicians who wish to gain an understanding of the LCI™ synchronous generator starting system

Prerequisites

Instruction is given in English, therefore a reasonable ability to read and understand spoken English is required

Reasonable computer skills

Electrical experience/education

Participants are encouraged to research their turbine-generator equipment and documentation to verify they have an Innovation Series LCI™ static starter, and to bring a copy of their system elementary drawing with them to class.

Class Size

Maximum number of students:  12

Learning Objectives

This course will provide basic knowledge on the following:

  • What the LS2100e is used for

  • How the LS2100e changes the speed of the generator/motor

  • Maintenance on the pump panel

  • Understanding of the .tcw  file used in the Control ST™

  • Understand and troubleshoot the connectivity between the LS2100e, the Turbine Control, and the Exciter

Course Content

LESSON 1

Hardware overview

Liquid cooling system power conversion theory

Elementary diagram reading

Pump panel operations maintenance and troubleshooting        

 

LESSON 2

Understanding the software (inner and outer loop)

Loading UCSB runtime

ControlST™ familiarization

Trend recording with capture buffer for troubleshooting

Understanding the HHSL status diagram

DDR familiarization

UCSB Controller functions

LESSON 3

Programming of DACs for diagnostics

Utilizing and understanding the feedbacks diagram

Real-time recording

Static starter, excitation, generator operation and theory          

LESSON 4

Running the diagnostic tests

Scaling feedback signals, and nulling offsets

Troubleshooting faults and alarms

Quiz and wrap-up