Right First Time Steam Valve Commissioning

The commissioning of steam turbine control valves is usually one of the last tasks before they are returned to service.

The correct set-up of the control valves is critical for safe, precise, and efficient turbine operation contributing heavily to minimizing CO2 emissions.

Luder Zegarra, Field Service Manager at AST Turbo, authored an article describing why it is important to rebuild the steam control valves correctly and not just set them per the widely practiced ‘similar to as found’.

Article First Time Steam Valve Commissioning HE 2022

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