Generator bearing selection plays a key role in determining the overall performance, lifetime, cost and maintenance methods for a generator set. In “Find Your Bearings” we will examine differences in cost, size, application, maintenance practices and certifications between deep groove ball, spherical roller, split roller, and sleeve bearings. In addition, we will explore the appropriate maintenance routines and practices needed to maximize your generator life. Finally, we will discuss how vibration measurements and limits affect the design of the generator for custom applications.
Electrical Characteristics of a generator are often overlooked or misunderstood when planning or quoting a power generation project. This often leads to over-sizing, unnecessary testing, added costs, and even in extreme cases catastrophic failure in the field. “Generator Jargon” will examine these crucial electrical characteristics and their effect on design, testing, and load considerations with topics including:
Understanding all mechanical and electrical considerations that factor into properly sizing a generator is key to ensure trouble-free and efficient generator operation. Register for this webinar here to make sure your future power generation projects are properly planned.