Leak-detection in coal-fired power stations

  Instrotech has developed the Inspecta FFT, an advanced acoustic leak detection system which detects boiler tube leaks in coal-fired utilities as well as in oxygen plants and gasifiers. This technology and equipment is now in use in coal-fired power stations worldwide, including South Africa, Germany, Australia, Turkey, India, Malaysia and China, where the early detection […]

CHP capacity boosted by massive investments

  The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region’s distributed combined heat and power (CHP) installed capacity will grow from around 37,7 GW in 2013 to approximately 64 GW by 2019, at a cost of almost $56-billion, according to research and consulting firm GlobalData. This is the second largest investment globally behind Europe, which is expected to spend about […]

Pumps for new power stations

  Mather and Platt has delivered seven Viking gear pumps to Medupi and Kusile power stations for installation in the fuel, lubrication and used oil storage depots currently under construction. The pumps are believed to be the first of their type ordered for these applications, which are generally serviced by piston pumps. The gear pumps will be […]