Gas Turbine Operations Fundamentals Mark V Controls

Controls Course for Operators

This course for operators is at an introductory-level and ideal for those needing a refresher on Mark V controls operations.

The program will cover gas turbine construction, support systems and the basics of controls and maintenance. The course is designed to provide a solid background in turbine governing systems and generators. Participants will increase their skills in relating machine operating requirements to Speedtronic controls.

Course Duration: 5 Days

Course Outline

  • Introduction (Major Components of the Gas Turbine)
  • Description of Piping Schematics
  • Checks Before Start-Up
  • Overview of Speedtronic™ Controls System
  • Start-Up and Shutdown Sequences(Simulator)
  • Synchronizing
  • Loading and Unloading (Simulator)
  • Processing Alarms (Simulator)
  • Special Operations
  • Water Wash (Simulator)
  • Overspeed Test (Simulator)
  • Use of Real Time Plot (Simulator)
  • Basic Fault Finding
  • Trip Log Display (Simulator)
  • Dynamic Rung Display (Simulator)
  • Course Review