The Boiler Efficiency Institute (BEI) in Alabama, has long been the leader in facilities operations testing and training. Their reputation for having extremely thorough and stringent criteria for equipment testing is centered around maximizing safety and efficiencies for smooth operations and and cost savings.
A Los Angeles Medical Center has a cogeneration facility with a gas turbine generating almost 3 MW of electricity. The waste heat recovery boiler generates high temperature hot water from the turbine exhaust gasses. Instead of utilizing a standard duct burner, this system was designed with a power burner firing into a combustion chamber in parallel with the turbine exhaust flow. (Read more…)