Axial Compressor Deterioration Caused by Saltwater Ingestion

  • Elisabet Syverud, Olaf Brekke, Lars E. Bakken
  • Published 2006


Gas turbine performance deterioration can be a major economic factor. An example is within offshore installations where a degradation of gas turbine performance can mean a reduction of oil and gas production. This paper describes the test results from a series of accelerated deterioration tests on a GE J85-13 jet engine. The axial compressor was… (More)


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