February 14, 2018
Mulheim, Germany – EthosEnergy has been awarded a rotor exchange contract at a combined cycle power plant in Germany.
The contract is for the supply of one fully refurbished GE Frame 6B rotor which will be installed at the next scheduled major inspection.
Ulrich Zumbusch, VP of Gas Turbines Europe at EthosEnergy, said "We utilised two of our facilities' capabilities for this project, we worked using our combined expertise to not only increase the operating time of the turbine by adding a further 100,000 operating hours, but also ensuring we added maximum value to our customer's plant.
"Our rotor pooling concept along with our capability to manufacture new compressors and turbine discs forms part of our unique rotor life extensions program."
Notes to Editor
EthosEnergy is a leading independent service provider of rotating equipment services and solutions to the power, oil & gas and industrial markets. Globally, these services include facility operations & maintenance; design, manufacture and application of engineered components, upgrades and re-rates; repair, overhaul and optimization of gas and steam turbines, generators, pumps, compressors and other high-speed rotating equipment. www.ethosenergygroup.com
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