Enjoy peer-reviewed technical presentations and learning opportunities at this year's HRSG User Group. Attend to understand how to keep your technology up to date, enhance its operational lifespan and remain competitive in the market.
Attend this popular user group to hear successful strategies and new technologies to enhance the efficiency and operational lifespan of your heat recovery steam generator assets. Share expertise and guidance with manufacturers, owners, operators, engineering thought leaders and maintenance contractors.
KEY PRESENTATIONS IN 2019 INCLUDE:
- Discover lessons learned from the world-first high-efficiency gas turbine upgrade from Uniper Technologies
- Hear SSE PLC’s update on wholesale power market challenges driven by renewable generation, regulation, and legislation
- Update yourself on HRSG Modifications at RWE Generation PLC’s Great Yarmouth Power Station
- Better understand the regulatory challenges posed reviewing your written scheme with British Engineering Services
- Learn about the application of heat recovery to district heating from Uniper Energy Services
- Explore the potential for digital twins improve economic outcomes with Frazer-Nash Consultancy
COMPLIMENTARY NETWORKING DINNER: continue the discussions and make valuable new connections with like-minded peers at the Heat Recovery Steam Generator User Group 2019 networking dinner at the end of day 1 - all included in your delegate place!
CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS:
The call for presentations is now closed, for updates on your submission, please call on +44 (0)20 7973 1251 or email email@example.com.
Topics for this year's user group include:
Challenges of operating CCGTs in current market conditions
Short Term Operating Reserve (STOR) and Ancillary Service markets - effects on HRSG integrity and process safety
Chemistry control, flow-assisted corrosion, dewpoint corrosion, preservation and mothballing
Effects of extensive two-shift operation on inspection scope, PSSR and structural/casing integrity
Effects of flexible/part load and low load operations on lifecycle management
Repowering, Plant Upgrades, Refurbishment and Assessment
Management of high temperature components - Grade 91 experience
Major Plant Component Replacements and Repair
Process design and integration of new technology into existing CCGT systems (e.g. battery storage, gas reciprocating engines)
New CCGT design considerations (including next generation large scale >375MW units)
Balance of plant issues (e.g. pumps, valves and auxiliary systems)
Attemperation and steam turbine bypass systems
Plant failures – lessons learnt, material issues, quality assurance
Duct burner issues
Life assessment and plant life extension
PAST DELEGATES INCLUDE:
Damhead Creek Ltd
Uniper UK Ltd
Stork Thermeq B.V.
Saltend Cogeneration Co Ltd
Frazer-Nash Consultancy Ltd
Marchwood Power Ltd
FEEDBACK FROM PREVIOUS USER GROUPS:
"A great opportunity to keep up-to-date to what is happening in the industry."
Integrity Engineer, Uniper Technologies
"A very good user group to attend and plenty of useful infomation to think about for future maintenance and inspections."
Mechanical Technician, Seabank Power Ltd
"Well organised and informative conference"
Project Engineer, Doosan Babcock
"Very good and was well coordinated"
Metallurgist, Doosan Babcock
"Interesting and relevant real life/real time experiences shared, both problems and solutions for all to share and benefit"
Sales Manager, GE Power Services
"Great opportunity to share information & experience & keep abreast of developments"
Integrity Engineer, E.On Technologies
"A great chance to exchange experiences with other people working in the industry"
Pressure Systems Engineer, Centrica Energy