ENERGY & INDUSTRY..

AGD II SHUTDOWN PROJECT

Key Features

Location:
Abu Dhabi, UAE

Operator:
GASCO

Duration:
1 month

Client:
General Electric - Nuovo Pignone

Scope:
Mechanical, instrumentation and electrical works

AGD II SHUTDOWN PROJECT

As part of the shutdown works on AGD for GASCO, General Electric / Nuovo Pignone were contracted to perform the revamping and modification of two gas turbines and compressors.

As part of these works, Kentech were awarded a contract for the mechanical, electrical and instrumentation activities, involving the rapid mobilisation of 200 technicians and supervisors to complete the scheduled works during the rigid shutdown period of 25 days.

Kentech provided two complete teams to work around the clock shifts.  Specific activities included:

  • Retrofit 2 low and 2 high pressure centrifugal compressor re-bundling
  • Installation of new gear box internals
  • Installation of dry gas seals for high pressure compressor
  • Replacing the existing oil seals
  • Removal of old filter houses, ventilation system and inlet duct replacement with new ones
  • Installation of all electrical and instrument works
  • Installation of all mechanical works

All works were completed successfully within the allotted schedule.

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