Specialized Designs

Specialized Designs

Specialized Designs

L.A. Turbine offers custom design solutions for a variety of applications. Some turboexpander designs include:

Expander-Generator

With this configuration, the energy extracted from a gas expanding across the turbine can be converted into electric power by connecting the load side of the expander shaft to a generator.


Configurations & Specifications

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Mass Flow

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High-Speed Direct Drive Expander-Generator

In most cases, the operating speed of the expander with this design will be at a higher RPM than the operating speed of the generator. It is, therefore, necessary to utilize a speed reduction gearbox to facilitate appropriate coupling speed for the unit.

Alternatively, for some applications, LAT can incorporate a high-speed generator in the design. The expander is directly connected to its input shaft thus avoiding the need for a costly and complicated gearbox.

Applications
  • Power Generation
  • Power Recovery

Since 2003, L.A. Turbine (LAT) has proven to be the go-to aftermarket service provider for all OEM makes, models and brands of turboexpanders. As a single-source provider, LAT performs all in-house engineering, design, manufacturing, assembly and testing capabilities under one roof. The FX-TURBO team of aftermarket turboexpander specialists address equipment repair, redesign, upgrades and spare parts production for LAT and non-LAT turboexpander brands. In addition, a global FX-TURBO field service team provides troubleshooting, maintenance and emergency support 24/7/365 either via +1 855 FX-TURBO (+1 855 398 8726) or on-site visits.

Aftermarket Services include:


Turboexpander Aftermarket Services

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Expander-Generator Eval & Redesign

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Expander-Generator Eval, Repair & Redesign

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Expander-Generator Eval & Redesign

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Thank you for your interest in LAT’s turboexpander design and manufacturing capabilities. Tell us more about the turboexpander information you desire by either completing this form or calling our FX-TURBO Team at +1 855 398 8726 (+1 855 FX-TURBO).