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Consider new developments in antifouling coatings for rotating equipment

05.01.2011  |  Dowson, P. ,  Elliott Group, Jeannette, Pennsylvania

Innovative materials and applications protect critical centrifugal compressors and steam turbines from erosion and corrosion

Keywords: [compressors] [steam turbines] [corrosion maintenance] [antifouling coatings]

Over the past fifteen years, a great deal of progress has been made with respect to materials science and related processes applied to various components of centrifugal compressors and industrial steam turbines. Due to the very competitive market, material selection has moved beyond simply finding the material with the most ideal properties. Material cost and delivery has become one of the most important factors in the overall cost of the component.

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