Gas Processing Features LAT Turboexpander Basics Article

Read one of Gas Processing & LNG magazine’s top articles authored by LAT titled, “Fundamentals of Turboexpander Design & Operation” for insight on turbomachinery basics + maintenance, troubleshooting & special features. Read Now

LAT Article Discusses Turboexpander Design, Operation & Troubleshooting

LAT engineers discuss the fundamentals of turboexpander design, operations, special features, maintenance, troubleshooting + more Read Now

Pushing the envelope

Tadeh Avetian and Luis E. Rodriguez, L.A. Turbine, USA, discuss the latest breakthroughs in turboexpanders for the LNG industry. Recent technological developments within the world of turboexpanders (TEXs) promise to make the utilisation of active magnetic bearings (AMBs) even more widespread across all gas-related industries, and to allow end-users and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) […]

UOP Russell Cryogenic Gas Plant Exceeds Nameplate Performance

L.A. Turbine (LAT) today announced that its L3000 turboexpander-compressor in a UOP Russell cryogenic natural gas processing plant in Eddy County, New Mexico has exceeded its designed 200MMSCFD flowrate by 10 percent.

Gas Processing

UOP Russell cryogenic gas plant exceeds nameplate performance with L.A. Turbine turboexpander. L.A. Turbine (LAT) announced that its L3000 turboexpander-compressor in a UOP Russell cryogenic natural gas processing plant in Eddy County, New Mexico has exceeded its designed 200MMSCFD flowrate by 10 percent. Read Now

Dual L2000 Units Featured in Hydrocarbon Engineering

LAT delivers 50% increase for Dual AMB L2000 Turboexpanders. L.A. Turbine is among the compressor companies featured in Hydrocarbon Engineering’s 2017 Compressor Review. Read about L.A. Turbine’s recent redesign work on dual skid-mounted L2000 turboexpander-compressors with active magnetic bearings to increase mass flow by 50% and more. 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 […]

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 […]