July/August 2021

Turbo Tips: Factors impacting compressor surge

July 29, 2021

Surge can be a major challenge for turbocompressors. Operation in the surge area will result in an instability, exposing the machine to destructive stresses and forces, high vibration, and even serious damage.

Myth Busters: Dispelling air filtration myths in the age of Covid-19

July 29, 2021

During the pandemic we've been seeing the perpetuation of myths surrounding personal air filtration (AKA facemasks). As much as we'd enjoy poking fun at urban legends, we'll stay focused on air filtration for gas turbines.