- Global Energy Infrastructure
Geitner, F. K.
Process Optimization / Project Management / Americas / Asia/Pacific / Compressors / Construction / Drivers / Economics / Engineering & Design / Environment / Equipment / Europe / Information Systems / Management / Middle East / Motors / Rotating Equipment / Safety
Every style or type of compressor was developed to serve a particular process purpose. Collective references have devoted hundreds of thousands of pages on this topic. Two books have attempted to summ..
Maintenance & Reliability / Process Optimization / Americas / Asia/Pacific / Compressors / Drivers / Engineering & Design / Europe / Middle East / Motors / Pumps / Rotating Equipment / Turbines / Valves
The terms surveillance and monitoring for reciprocating compressors can be used interchangeably. With few exceptions, the monitoring and/or surveillance tasks are assigned to the unit operators. They ..
Maintenance & Reliability / Process Optimization / Project Management / Americas / Asia/Pacific / Compressors / Construction / Corrosion / Drivers / Economics / Engineering & Design / Environment / Equipment / Europe / Management / Middle East / Motors / Pumps / Rotating Equipment / Safety
One deviation alone might not be enough to bring on a compressor failure, but, when several more deviations combine, the failure risk is known to increase exponentially.
These data can help in deciding which reliability improvement efforts are feasible and reasonable
Fig. 1. Life spans of machinery commponents and ..
Table 1. Machinery availability / reliability.Industry covered: HPI Basis:8,760 hr/yrYear: 1996 DowntimeForced outage     IMR&O,Forced DT,Proactive Mtc.,MTBF,I..
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