L.A. Turbine Joins Honeywell’s Internet-of-Things

Honeywell announced today that L.A. Turbine Corp. and GEA have both joined Honeywell’s Connected Plant program to jointly develop and provide solutions and technologies that will help customers minimize unplanned shutdowns and safety risks while optimizing output. Read Now

Turbomachinery International: Active Magnetic Bearing Retrofits

Learn how turboexpander magnetic bearing retrofits can boost production, extend equipment life and reduce vibration in a case study co-authored by L.A. Turbine and Waukesha Magnetic Bearings. Redesign options for the active magnetic bearing (AMB) system include a controller upgrade that maintains the original hardware and sensors or perform an upgrade of the controller and the AMB components. Both approaches are tested and proven […]

L.A. Turbine’s Turboexpander Specs-at-a-Glance

Only have a minute? Read L.A. Turbine’s turboexpander specs-at-a-glance in Turbomachinery International’s 2017 Handbook. Read Now

L.A Turbine’s Hydrocarbon Engineering 2016 Compressor Review

L.A. Turbine is among the compressor companies featured in Hydrocarbon Engineering’s 2016 Compressor Review. Read about L.A. Turbine’s recent deliveries of turboexpander-compressors including mag bearing ethylene processing (100th machine), LNG, petrochemical and dew point control units. Read Now

CompressorTech 2 (CT2) Profiles L.A. Turbine’s Success

CompressorTech 2 (CT2) profiles L.A. Turbine and it’s achievement of designing, producing and shipping its 100th turboexpander unit in 2016.  Learn more about the milestone mag-bearing turboexpander skid, the company’s recent global shipment of 6+ units and collaboration with Waukesha Bearings! Read Now

Turbomachinery International Reports on Mag Bearing Turboexpander Shipments & Orders

Read about L.A. Turbine’s (LAT) recent shipment and orders of magnetic bearing turboexpander-compressors in the January/February issue of Turbomachinery International, page 10.  Shipped and ready for commissioning are two L3000 magnetic bearing turboexpander-compressors for a gas processing plant in the Middle East.  Other news from LAT includes an order for a pair of L3000 two-stage […]

Plant Services Magazine Features L.A. Turbine’s New Manufacturing facility

The August issue of Plant Services magazine features a profile on L.A. Turbine’s new manufacturing facility expansion, investments in technology, equipment and personnel. In addition, the article speaks to the company’s ongoing commitment to retain and invest in high-precision manufacturing jobs in California. Read Now

The Expanding Turboexpander Marketplace

The Expanding Turboexpander Marketplace Danny Mascari, President of L.A. Turbine discusses turboexpander history, technology, applications, range of operation and market opportunities. How did L.A. Turbine get started? John Maskaluk founded the company in 2003 in a garage in Valencia, California. He was previously a veteran of a major turboexpander supplier. When that firm was acquired, […]