centrifugal compressor for air and process gas applications (GT-Series) Three-stage GT153 (Main Air Compressor)
Atlas Copco GT-Series integrally geared centrifugal compressors feature innovative gearbox and impeller designs for air and process gas applications up to 205 bar.
This turbocompressor feeds an oxygen plant inside a Chinese steel mill.
integral gear technology delivers multiple-speed capability that allows each compression stage to run at the optimum speed.
Utilizing multi-stage compression with as many as eight stages on a single gearbox to handle combined processes in one cycle.
The GT Series is manufactured according to the rigorous standards of the American Petroleum Institute (API), namely API 617.
Three-stage GT153 (Main Air Compressor) Specifications:
- Inlet pressure (bar)0.99
- Outlet pressure (bar)6.4
- Inlet temperature (°C)30
- Flow (m^3 /h )380000
- Gases handled All gases
- Shaft / Impeller connectionHirth serration
- Axial thrust compensationHigh-speed axial bearings or thrust collar
- Oil systemManufacturer’s standard or API 614