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

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

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, […]

Turbomachinery International Visits New L.A. Turbine Headquarters

Turbomachinery International recently visited the new 90,000 square foot headquarters facility of L.A. Turbine. This turboexpander firm conducts design, manufacturing, testing and aftermarket service at the office in Valencia in Southern California. The company began operations over a decade ago in a nearby garage. As it grew, operations moved into a small facility used for […]

Industry Publication Recognizes L.A. Turbine’s Aftermarket Expertise

The September issue of Diesel & Gas Turbine Worldwide profiles L.A. Turbine’s aftermarket services approach in an article titled, “Redesign, Retrofit, Repair–Solution-based aftermarket approach increasing international exposure, partnerships and projects.” The article, found on pages 12-13, discusses the company’s turboexpander engineering competence and diagnostic approach within the aftermarket and new equipment areas, and speaks to […]