G401 Text Book On Sale Now!

G401 Text BookG401 text book Utility Generators: Theory, Construction, Controls, O&M, and Testing, as written by Harold Parker with technical support from AGT Services, National Electric Coil, Environment One, Generator Tech, Beckwith, and more. The book in 8-1/2 x 11 format with color graphics, is near 500 pages in length. This $289 book is now offered at US$189 (US dollars) plus $15 shipping cost to USA or Canada (Canadian residents still pay duty fees).

Major chapter titles are as follows: Generator Theory (we should add the word Understandable to the title), Generator Construction, Electric Power System Operation, Understanding Watts and VARs, Generator Controls, Excitation Systems, Auxiliary Systems, Synchronizing the Generator, Capability Curves and Normal Operation, System Related Abnormal Events, Generator Related Abnormal Events, Outage Planning & Scheduling, Generator Mechanical Maintenance, Stator Electrical Tests, Field Electrical Tests.

This offer expires on July 31st, 2015.

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Steam Turbine Overhauls & Repairs (TG316) on 24-28 August 2015 in Bradenton, FL:
We all want to improve the effectiveness of steam turbine maintenance activities. This course is an important step toward accomplishing this goal. Collectively, we want to:

· REDUCE: Outage Durations, Outage Extensions, Work Duplication, and Rework

· INCREASE: Outage Intervals, Reliability, Availability, and Productivity

Extensive "Training Aids" exercises are utilized during the entire 4 1/2-day session. This course is presented at our facility in Bradenton, FL due to extensive uses of steam turbine components for practical exercises.

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HPC Technical Services

HPC Technical Services (HPC) provides professional services to the utility, co-generation, and related industries. Our goal is to assist operating plants to achieve the highest effectiveness from their personnel and equipment. Collectively, we have over 150 years of experience providing services to these industries. During that period, we have provided training, operations, maintenance, and engineering services to many fossil, nuclear, and hydroelectric power generating facilities. We are the industry leader in providing turbine generator related training services, and understand how and when to apply high technology innovative solutions to power plant problems

"3-for-2" Policy:  Register three persons for the same course and pay for only two, when paying in advance.


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HPC Technical Services has taken system descriptions to the next level. We write an equipment specific system description, add to it images of YOUR actual equipment, and then (this is where it gets really good) include the P&ID for YOUR system.

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HPC Technical Services works hard to maximize our clients return on their training budget. We accomplish this two ways: First, we try hard to find ways to reduce costs. Second, we work hard to provide maximum amount of content for your training dollar. HPC Technical Services offers two (2) different means by which to save you money.

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