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Experience in the Development and Implementation of Modernized Designs of Sliding Bearings of Turbine Generator Units

  • A. V. Novkunskii
  • A. A. Novkunskii
  • V. V. Pak
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Bearing assemblies in many respects determine the operating reliability of turbine generator units. Experience in operating a number of hydropower plants indicates that these assemblies remain a problem and require redesigning. This article describes the authors’ technical developments in modernizing bearings and experience in their implementation, showing the reliability and effectiveness of the proposed solutions.

Keywords

turbine guide bearing generator bearing gap adjustment modernization turbine generator unit radial load reliability 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. V. Novkunskii
    • 1
  • A. A. Novkunskii
    • 2
    • 3
  • V. V. Pak
    • 2
  1. 1.”Nonius” LLCTulaRussia
  2. 2.Institute of Power and Transportation SystemsSt. Petersburg Polytechnic UniversitySt. PetersburgRussia
  3. 3.B. E. Vedeneev All-Russian Hydraulic Engineering Research InstituteSt. PetersburgRussia

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