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“There are plenty of diagnostic solutions on the market, but so far, we have seen very few helpful condition-based prognostic approaches for equipment lifetime estimation.

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Hence, we are quite interested in the results of your work, in particular with regard to outage and maintenance decision support.”

- Head of Technical Services, Power Plants, of a European Power Corporation





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Application Profile

Applications of Prognostic Reports in fossil fired power plants target condition-based outage scheduling, in particular possibilities to expand outage cycles. The Prognostic Report serves as a formal document of integrated condition-based inspection, justifying outage decisions reached.


Company:

  • Major European Power Corporation

Plant:

  • Lignite Power Plant, 2 X 800 MW

Component:

  • Feed water pumps

Data Source:

  • Vibration analysis (installed sensors)
  • Lubricant analysis (lab results)
  • Thermal analysis (installed sensors)

Objective:

  • Condition-based outage scheduling
  • Asset lifetime information and malfunction risk estimation
  • Official, standardized asset inspection and maintenance check

Solution:

  • Cassantec Prognostic Report

Expectation:

  • Conclusive insights with adequate plausibility
  • Support of recurrent condition monitoring and diagnostic tasks
  • Opportunities to save working time and trouble by skipping outages

Initiator:

  • Head of Technical Services, Power Plants