TurboWeb High Efficiency filter resulted in reduction of water wash from every 6-8 weeks to once in 1,5 year
Coastal environment and located in an industrial area close to a steel furnace. The North Sea and the location in an industrial area equals high humidity, salty and polluted ambience air.
Gas Turbine Air Inlet
Base Load Power plant running 360 days a year
Type of filter:
Cylindrical /Cylindrical sets with TurboWeb HE high efficiency filter media
Amount of filters used:
256 (128 x 2)
- The customer wanted to stabilize Dp and reduce water wash.
- Previous fiters needed water wash every 6-8 weeks, had a life cycle of 2 years and initial Dp of 250Pa. Change out DP was 500Pa.
Installation of Nordic Air Filtration’s cylindrical filter with TurboWeb HE High Efficiency filter with coalescer.
- Initial Dp was 250Pa. After 2,5 years, the Dp was only 300Pa.
- Offline water-wash is now conducted every quarter, only due to normal maintenance.
*Wash due to turbine changeout - no visible contamination on 3 first rows of blades