Combined Cycle Plant Performance

Tampa, Florida
Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Combined Cycle Plant Performance
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 8:30 AM -
Thursday, February 01, 2018 12:00 PM (Eastern Time)

Hyatt Place Tampa Airport/Westshore
(813) 282-1037
4811 West Main Street
Suite 100
Tampa, Florida 33607
United States

Map and Directions
Basic understanding of power plant thermodynamics and operations.

Course Description 
This  2-1/2 day course is focused on improving the availability, reliability, capacity, and efficiency of the combined cycle power plant. It teaches attendees how to diagnose root causes of combined cycle power plant performance deficiencies using a case study-based approach. diagnostic flowcharts are provided and used interactively for the solutions to the case studies.    

Course Content
  • Introduction to Combined Cycle Plant Performance
  • Thermodynamic Concepts
  • Brayton Cycle Performance
  • Gas Turbine Component Design and Function
  • Gas Turbine Control and Protection
  • Rankine Cycle Performance
  • Rankine Cycle Equipment Performance
  • Combined Cycle Performance
  • Evaluating and Troubleshooting Combined Cycle Performance 
Course Objectives
At the end of this course, students should be able to:    
  • Identify and diagnose root causes of capacity and efficiency degradation
  • Quantify the benefits of performance recovery 

Course Materials
The textbook, Combined Cycle Plant Performance with troubleshooting flowcharts, is provided.

Who Should Attend
This course is for experienced combined cycle operators, supervisors, engineers, and management personnel.

Course Duration
18 Hour(s)


Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • Cost:  2-1/2 days  $1,050
    Registration fee includes continental breakfast, and morning and afternoon breaks. To secure a seat in this training course, payment should be received before the course begins.

    If not paying by credit card or PayPal:

    Email/Fax Purchase Orders to:
    Phone: +1.716.799.1080
    Fax:     +1.716.799.1081

    Mail Check or Purchase Orders to:

    GP Strategies Corporation
    Attn: Sandy Lee
    25 Northpointe Pkwy
    Suite 100
    Amherst, NY 14228

    Wire Transfer Information:
    Bank Details:  Wells Fargo Bank
    ABA #:  121000248
    Swift Code:  WFBIUS6S
    Bank Account #:  2000020791818
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