Gas Turbines: A Handbook of Air, Land and Sea Applications
- Publish Date: 2007-12-19
- Binding: Hardcover
- Author: Claire Soares EMM Systems Dallas Texas USAPrincipal Engineer (P. E.)
This major reference book offers the professional engineer - and technician - a wealth of useful guidance on nearly every aspect of gas turbine design, installation, operation, maintenance and repair. The author is a noted industry expert, with experience in both civilian and military gas turbines, including close work as a technical consultant for GE and Rolls Royce.
Guidance on installation, control, instrumentation/calibration, and maintenance, including lubrication, air seals, bearings, and filters
Unique compendium of manufacturers specifications and performance criteria, including GE, and Rolls-Royce engines
Hard-to-find help on the economics and business-management aspect of turbine selection, life-cycle costs, and the future trends of gas turbine development and applications in aero, marine, power generation and beyond