Product Data Sheet

June 2011

AMS Suite: Equipment Performance Monitor

Performance Monitoring - Gas Turbines

Difference between actual and design gas turbine thermal efficiency and compressor efficiency.


Reduce operating costs and maximize production Increase availability and reliability Avoid unplanned downtime and costly shutdowns Maintain power demand to plant or grid Determine optimum load across variable ambient conditions Reduce fuel costs and energy losses Optimize gas turbine and plant heat rate Reduce unplanned maintenance expenditures

Enable Predictive Maintenance
AMS Performance Monitor provides the tool to achieve peak performance of Gas Turbines. It facilitates the move to predictive and proactive maintenance programs, maximizing equipment performance.

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AMSPerformanceMonitor. Correct parameters to non-dimensional and ISO/ambient conditions.Together with performance KPIs.Use to determine performance trends and effects of maintenance events. Power Scatter plot identifying GTG degradation and optimum control regions. Track the effects of water washes and maintenance activities on gas turbine performance. Track performance and associated heat rate degradation. Validate and reconcile data using rigorous mathematical models.Product Data Sheet June 2011 AMS Suite: Equipment Performance Monitor Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) The following are typically presented using ASME PTC 22 thermodynamic custom-built modeling techniques: n Success Stories n Changed water wash maintenance strategy reducing downtime from weekly to every six weeks.Radial profile of temperature probes relative to position. Turbine Inlet Temperature (TIT) vs. both instantaneous and cumulative. Optimize gas turbine operation to meet production targets. Power Characteristics . Shows the effect of degradation and fuel consumption rates. Speed) . KPI Synopsis . Temperature Profiles .ISO power production and corresponding thermal efficiency overlaid on design and baseline performance. Track performance for individual component sections and stages.Current fuel usage and corresponding fuel requirement at design performance.6M/year potential lost capacity).Scatter plot indicates any deviation from expected performance. Temperature Ratio (vs. increasing availability by 5%. n Polytropic Compressor Efficiency .Load independent comparison of performance relative to design. Determined relative performance of parallel operating margins to assist in optimizing load sharing and scheduling. Adopted a proactive maintenance strategy. identify operational conditions to recognize machine performance. Fuel Usage . Receive alerts for performance degradation beyond defined Page 2 . Presented separately for both compressor and thermal efficiency. saving $150K/year. n n n n n n n n n n n n n n n Gas Turbine Demonstration available at www. n n n n Capabilities n Assess performance relative to design or baseline.Track current and historical 'lost opportunity'. Efficiency Deviation .Comprehensive user-defined statistical KPI values with reference to occurrence. Exhaust/Interduct Spread . ensuring that the power demand was met. Operating Loss Cost . Eliminated unplanned equipment shutdown ($2. Benchmark and compare performance between similar units and/or multiple sites.

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