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Aguaytia, Peru HV Network Breaker Commissioning

HTS helped Orazul Energy to  improve their GT11NM EV plant reliability by assisting in the incorporation of a new 220KV breaker in the plant ring bus. HTS’ responsibility was to make BlueLine control system and HMI modifications for control of the new breaker, synchronizer adjustments and commissioning and testing.

 

HTS successfully completes another turnkey GT24 C inspection at El Sauz Mexico

In conjunction with GE,  HTS successfully completed a full  commissioning of a ABB GT24 gas turbine in El Sauz., Mexico after a major overhaul. HTS provided a full commissioning crew consisting of Commissioning Manager, GT Commissioning, Emissions and Pulsation (E&P) engineers and controls support for day and night shifts.

Thanks to all involved for another successful job well done and on time

2016 Finished Strong

The last quarter of 2016 was the busiest period for HTS since its inception in January 2014.  With 4 ABB/ALSTOM GT C inspections supported, 3 B inspections, steam turbine governor control and HMI upgrades ongoing and several electrical maintenance programs completed.

We also rolled out our new Blow Off Valve position monitoring system and continue our relationship with ABB by beginning the process to join their Value Provider Program.

Thanks to all our customers and HTS engineers for making 2016 such a successful year!

 

ABB and HTS

HTS is proud to announce that we have reached an agreement with our commercial partner ABB, who has authorized HTS to distribute and service ABB Procontrol* P13 control system platform modules in North and South America. With recent news that ABB Continue reading

Date: April 2016

HTS completes commissioning after a GT13D C inspection for customer GCMS at the Al Shuiaba plant in Basra, Iraq,  Three HTS engineers worked long hours along side GCMS personnel and local workers  to bring the gas turbine on line after a major overhaul.  Tasks included cold and hot commissioning,  and GT tuning.  Thanks to all involved for another successful project and looking forward to the next one!

Date: March 2016

HTS completes gas and steam turbine commissioning after two back to back C inspections for customer PIC at the Intergen plant in Chihuahua, Mexico.  Three HTS engineers worked long hours to bring both GT11N2 EV Units on line after a major overhaul.  Tasks included cold and hot commissioning, GT tuning and  control system upgrade support.

Date: March 29, 2016

Southern Company and HTS have entered into a Master Agreement (MA) for support of 9 ABBGT11N1 units at both Plant McIntosh and their Pascagoula plant (Chevron). Under the terms of this long term contract, HTS will provide remote and on-site support for Mechanical, Controls and Electrical plant systems with the goal being the improvement of plant reliability and availability, upgrades, training and troubleshooting.

Southern Company is the fourth largest utility in the U.S. and owns and operates more than 42,000 megawatts of generation capacity.