Oil and Gas

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Utilising Holistic Condition Monitoring on MV/HV Motors to Reduce Unplanned Downtime

The authors of this paper discuss the drivers and benefits behind holistic CM of MV/HV Motors, specifically a combination of electrical and electro-mechanical technology, and how they can be applied non-intrusively and effectively used to prioritise maintenance and/or repair of such critical assets.

Deployment of an On-line Partial Discharge Monitoring System for Power Station with Focus on Gas Turbine Generators

This paper reports on the deployment of a continuous online partial discharge (OLPD) system to monitor a gas turbine generator at a combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power station. The site consists of two gas turbines rated at 250 MW and one steam turbine rated at 260 MW.

OLPD Condition Monitoring of Complete Networks for Oil and Gas: Challenges and Solutions Explained through Case Studies

This paper provides an overview of the development and case studies from installations of On-line Partial Discharge (OLPD) Condition Monitoring (CM) systems for complete MV and HV networks in the Oil and Gas industry.

On-line Partial Discharge (OLPD) Testing and Monitoring Strategies for Oil and Gas HV Assets

On-line Partial Discharge (OLPD) condition monitoring (CM) refers to the diagnostics of the high voltage (HV) insulation of in-service HV cables and plant in the voltage range of 3.3kV and above.

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Partial Discharge under HVDC Conditions

This paper describes partial discharge (PD) phenomena in HVDC insulation, including diagnostic methods that are being developed.

Best Practice Guideline for the Complete Condition Monitoring (CM) of Offshore Wind Farm (OWF) Cable Networks

The paper presents an overview and ‘best practice guidelines’ for the condition monitoring of off-shore windfarm cables from installation and commissioning through to service life.

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