Gas Turbine Cleaning


Industry: Power Generation

Location: Australia-Power Station

Circumstances: Programmed maintenance shutdown of General Electric PG6541 38MW gas turbine Cleaning options:

  • Manual Cleaning: 12 days to manually clean, with 10 personnel using scotch bright and chemicals
  • Dry Ice Cleaning: 3 days to clean utilizing 2 personnel & dry ice machinery
  • IRS team mobilized to remote site with dry ice machinery, compressor and materials.
  • Dry Ice Cleaning undertaken on site requiring 3 days utilizing 2 personnel & dry ice machinery
  • More than 9 days saved over traditional manual cleaning meaning the equipment was back making money much quicker
  • Cleaning was much more thorough, equipment owners reported increased efficiency of the turbine compared to the efficiency following previous methods of cleaning
  • No occupational health & safety issues such as cuts & scrapes which normally occur during manual cleaning.
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