Turbines

Welcome to Komi

Dresser-Rand KG2 turbines provide on-site electrical power for one of Russia’s largest oil producers. The climate is often severe, with long, cold winters and short, cool summers. Average temperatures in January hover just above zero degrees Fahrenheit (-18 degrees Celsius). Welcome to Komi. One of the northernmost republics of European Russia, Komi is located approximately […]

New High-Performance Gimpel® Valves Picking Up Steam

Dresser-Rand launches new Gimpel® electro-hydraulic trip-throttle valve (EHTTV). Designed to prevent the catastrophic failure of steam turbines, Dresser-Rand’s Gimpel EHTTV stops the flow of steam to the turbine in less than 0.3 seconds, a closing force that is four to 10 times faster than typical latch-type valves. Additionally, the back seated stem design prevents steam loss when the valve is fully open. […]