Often, reciprocating compressors are used to handle very dirty and corrosive gases that have a negative Impact on the life of their components and can affect plant productivity. In such cases, installation of a condition monitoring system that enables operating the compressor safely by...
Does frame vibration offer effective protection for reciprocating compressors? For decades, reciprocating compressor monitoring was not a high priority; centrifugal machines were always the focus of operators and monitoring equipment investments. The reasons for this are partially based on the high number of centrifugal compressors,...
In July 2018, the first PROGNOST®-SILver of the new generation started at CATS (Central Area Transmission System) in England. The site is a Natural...
PROGNOST®-SenSim is a portable device for the simulation of sensor signals. It simulates static and dynamic signals for measuring loop test routines. With PROGNOST®-SenSim,...
This customer operates HDPE lines that are monitored with PROGNOST®-Predictor predecessor product SmartAdvisor. This discontinued system will be replaced with the patented monitoring technology of PROGNOST®-Predictor.
Customer Case Studies
- Hyper Compressor
- Bearings and Gears
- Machine Protection
- Online Condition Monitoring
- Reciprocating Machinery
- Technical Article
- Vibration Monitoring
- Saudi Arabia
- Pulp and Paper
- Unsolicited application
The Tasnee facility has 5 different plants. Next to the PDH (Propane Dehydrogenation), EC (Ethylene Cracker), PP (Polypropylene) and HDPE (High Density Polyethylene), the...
Shutdown due to high values of Peak-To-Peak and Piston rod position of the Booster cylinder. Monitored compressor: Booster Primary, Burckhardt Compression B5C 1.65 4 cylinders,...
Machine data: Manufacturer: Ariel Drive power: 6150 kW (8636 hp) Speed: 700 rpm 6 cylinder Double acting, 2 stages Suction pressure: 40 bar Discharge...
This case study demonstrates a case where – after a safety shutdown – a hyper compressor in LDPE service was restarted after it was...