L.A. Turbine designs and manufacturers application-specific, highly engineered turboexpanders in expander-compressor (oil or active magnetic bearings), turboexpander-dynamometer
(oil brake) and other specialized configurations.
LAT offers exclusive AMB turboexpander-compressor with on skid AMB Control System.
These high-speed machines are typically used within the natural gas, petrochemical, and air separation industries.
A turboexpander-dynamometer, also known as an expander-dyno/oil brake, is a high-speed machine composed of an expander stage loaded by an oil brake
L.A. Turbine designs turboexpanders for a variety of applications in the midstream and downstream sectors.
Repair & Service
Repair & Service
LAT provides comprehensive aftermarket repair and service on LAT and any non-OEM legacy brand turboexpander. Call LAT’s FX-TURBO Team for onsite service or repair within our shop. LAT handles equipment transportation logistics too.
Field & Customer Service
Our FX-TURBO Team of tenured turboexpander specialists provide global onsite and remote support & service 24/7/365. Call +1 855 FX-TURBO (+1 855 398 8726) or email for immediate help. At LAT, the customer always comes first!
Repair & Redesign
Count on LAT’s FX-TURBO Aftermarket Team to repair, redesign, or refurbish any OEM turboexpander unit or parts, with expertise and speed, in our in-house engineering, fabrication, assembly and test facilities.
We design, create and repair parts for LAT & non-OEM turboexpanders in-house with expertise and speed. In 17+ years of aftermarket service we’ve seen and worked on every turboexpander brand and its parts. Keep plants running with expert help from LAT.
LAT designs and performs mechanical center section (MCS), component and control panel upgrades for LAT & non-OEM turboexpanders. Minimize capital expenses, extend the life of and enhance turboexpander performance with an upgrade.
Learn from an expert in turboexpander design, repair and service. Hire LAT’s FX-TURBO Training Team to educate your people about turboexpander equipment, applications, maintenance and troubleshooting. Choose LAT curriculum or request customized coursework and hold training at your location or LAT Headquarters.
Your one-stop source for L.A. Turbine media coverage, LAT Newsletters, published papers, photos, videos, news releases and brochures.
Read the latest media coverage and press releases about LAT’s products, services, applications and customer installations.
January 6, 2021
Read one of Gas Processing & LNG magazine’s top articles authored by LAT titled, "Fundamentals of Turboexpander Design & Operation" for insight
July 20, 2020
LAT Performs Expander-Generator Repair & Servicing Read Now
June 23, 2020
LAT engineers discuss the fundamentals of turboexpander design, operations, special features, maintenance, troubleshooting + more
June 3, 2020
President Danny Mascari discusses the company’s aftermarket service focus on turboexpander maintenance, optimization and training, and the key role LAT’s
April 20, 2020
TEX AMB Troubleshooting, Redesign & Root Cause Analysis Findings Revealed
April 12, 2020
ARES Units #2 & #3 Started in TX & ND Read Now
Read about LAT turboexpander product news, aftermarket case studies, FX-TURBO field service & commissioning activity, plus event and personnel announcements in our quarterly newsletter.
Case Studies & Brochures
Access LAT’s collection of turboexpander case studies, spec sheets and brochures.
Events & Tradeshows
Learn where L.A. Turbine will be an exhibitor, sponsor or presenter in the coming months.
Read published works from industry symposia and publications authored by LAT engineers. Uncover solutions to vibration issues, discover new technology, and learn about AMB upgrades and retrofit ideas.
Published date: June 9, 2020
Gas Processing & LNG – May/June 2020 Tadeh Avetian and Luis E. Rodriguez Fundamentals of Turboexpander...
Published date: April 20, 2020
Turbomachinery International – March/April 2020 Tadeh Avetian, Luis E. Rodriguez and Junyoung Park How...
Published date: August 21, 2019
Featured in the 48th turbomachinery pump symposia on September 2019 Addressing High Sub-Synchronous Vibrations...
Published date: August 16, 2019
Recent technological developments within the world of turboexpanders (TEXs) promise to make the utilisation...
Published date: August 7, 2019
Learn how turboexpander magnetic bearing retrofits can boost production, extend equipment life and reduce...
Find photos or videos of LAT turboexpander machinery, skids, turbine wheels, Beer Monks and events here.
LAT's ARES AMB Turboexpander-Compressor
What a turboexpander is, how it works and various applications.
Founded in 2003 as an aftermarket turboexpander services provider, L.A. Turbine has evolved into a leading OEM turbomachinery engineering, manufacturing & service company.
Dig into Our History to uncover other LAT milestone moments including the recent delivery of ARES AMB, the industry’s first turboexpander-compressor with a skid-mounted AMB controller and PLC.
Why choose LAT? Because we are innovative turboexpander specialists, customer-focused, flexible, reliable and build high-quality turbomachinery.
Our tenured leadership team is committed to rethinking turboexpanders while inspiring innovation, engagement and autonomy in our people to deliver successful outcomes.
Partners & Agents
LAT provides global turboexpander expertise and service through 16 partners & agent relationships in Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. Access the partner directory for more information.
LAT is an active and approved participant in several of the industry’s largest quality certification and pre-qualification service agencies. These include being ISO 9001: 2015 certified, an ISNetworld vendor and PICS member, and Achilles certified in several countries.
Our people are our foundation. We recruit changemakers with intellect, energy and integrity, and we reward results. Join a company where you can make a difference every day, where your voice is heard, your talent appreciated, and ideas encouraged.