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Air filtration has a critical role in many power generation applications such as, wind, thermal, nuclear, or biogas. Air filters are critical for the safety and efficiency of the process.

In very competitive and regulated markets, innovative air filtration solutions can be a competitive advantage as it has a large impact on the profitability of operations. Understanding the local site conditions can optimize air inlet systems to meet your operation and maintenance needs, increase service internals, and output.


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CK Power Thailand EPA Filters Boost Gas Turbine Performance

Created Tuesday, 13 April, 2021

CK Power is one of the leading power generation companies in Thailand and the ASEAN region. It operates the Bangpa-in Cogeneration Power Plant Phase 1 (BIC1) that provides electricity for both the city and the neighboring industrial plants.

Energy and Power Systems Case Studies

TU DELFT SOLAR BOAT TEAM PROMOTES RENEWABLE ENERGY IN THE MARITIME SECTOR WITH THE HELP OF CAMFIL

Created Thursday, 18 March, 2021

With this project, the TU Delft Solar Boat Team works together with the maritime sector to accelerate the transition to green energy. There is still a lot to be gained in this sector and by thinking together with the maritime world and innovating in the field of sustainability, the team contributes to a better and greener future. Because only together we can make a change.

Energy and Power Systems Case Studies Sustainability

Desulfurization of Biogas with CamPure 32

Created Thursday, 18 February, 2021

CamPure 32 is the new ideal Camfil media for the removal of hydrogen sulfide during the production of biogas in an anaerobic process. Learn how this farm in France applied the high quality chemical absorbent media to their biogas application.

Energy and Power Systems Case Studies

Anti Icing

Created Monday, 1 February, 2021

Protect your gas turbine from ice formation during high humidity and low temperatures. Insufficient icing protection may result in inlet filter system issues and ice formation at the turbine inlet.

Energy and Power Systems

Airplanes do not have filters

Created Monday, 1 February, 2021

To answer this question, let's look at the difference between a land based gas turbine and a jet engine.

Energy and Power Systems

Power Systems and Sustainability

Created Monday, 1 February, 2021

amfil Power Systems (PS) provides filtration and acoustical solutions for turbomachinery including gas turbines, generators,industrial air compressors and diesel engines. Turbomachinery technology has evolved tremendously over the past decades.

Energy and Power Systems Sustainability

Singapore Coastal Cogeneration Plant CamGT

Created Monday, 14 December, 2020

A cogeneration plant operating 368MW gas turbines in Singapore suffered from availability, reliability, and efficiency issues. To improve the situation, it needed to upgrade its air-inlet filters. Camfil performed on-site and Life Cycle Cost analyses to recommend a solution appropriate for the challenging site conditions.

Energy and Power Systems Case Studies

CamGT Whitepaper

Created Thursday, 5 November, 2020

Hot corrosion is a source of nonrecoverable degradation on gas turbines. It is a chemical reaction between salts, sulfur and heat, where the damages can reduce an engine’s life by up to 75%. One of the most effective methods is to eliminate the contaminants triggering the chemical reaction. This paper examines the causes of hot corrosion and assesses various methods of mitigation.

Energy and Power Systems

Power Systems Webinars

Created Monday, 28 September, 2020

Learn more about how air filtration impacts turbomachinery performance, and what you can do to turboboost performance.

Energy and Power Systems Education and Experience

The Value Rating Whitepaper

Created Friday, 7 August, 2020

Learn how The Value Rating, the easiest way to select air filters for gas turbines, works.

Energy and Power Systems

Infographic: TurboBoost Performance - Boost power • Boost uptime • boost profits

Created Friday, 7 August, 2020

CamGT filters have been engineered to excel in extreme environments. They virtually eliminate fouling, corrosion and maintenance downtime, all at a lower and more stable pressure drop.

Energy and Power Systems

Infographic - The easiest way to select air filters for gas turbines

Created Friday, 7 August, 2020

Designed to help identify filters that improve gas turbine efficiency, The Value Rating system is the easiest way to select air filter for gas turbines.

Energy and Power Systems

TurboBoost: CamGT Filter Line

Created Monday, 6 July, 2020

The CamGT air filter line has been turbo-boosted to maximize power, profits, and uptime of your gas turbine.

Energy and Power Systems

Watch and Learn

Created Tuesday, 16 June, 2020

If you are looking to expand your knowledge on the impact of air filtration on your gas turbines and other turbomachinery, look no more!

Energy and Power Systems Education and Experience

Whitepaper: Cutting the carbon cost with improved air inlet systems 

Created Thursday, 30 April, 2020

With a growing demand for greener practices, and rising operational costs, it has become imperative that gas turbine operators cut their carbon footprints. Upgraded air intake systems are one of the easiest, most cost-effective ways to meet these demands, while improving operations at the same time.

Energy and Power Systems

Infographic: How Advanced Filtration Reduces Carbon Output

Created Thursday, 30 April, 2020

How Advanced Filtration Reduces Carbon Output

Energy and Power Systems

Paper Factories Improve Gas Turbine Efficiency by Improving Filter Lifetime by 200% and Increasing Power Output by 1300 MWh Per Year

Created Thursday, 16 April, 2020

Several paper factories that operate multiple 44MW gas turbines requested increased availability, reliability, and power. Camfil recommended its Cam-Flo pocket air filters and high efficiency CamGT static air filter solution that met these requirements by improving filter life from 1 to 3 years, lower pressure drop by 48%, and decreased engine degradation.

Energy and Power Systems Case Studies

HISTORIC Journey of activated carbon and breakthroughs

Created Thursday, 9 April, 2020

Activated carbon (also known as activated charcoal) is an exceptionally versatile material that can control the vast majority of molecules that pollute the air – that’s more than 150 million catalogued chemicals.

Air quality Innovation Technology and Research

Upgrade GT Filtration to Slash Carbon Emissions 

Created Monday, 16 March, 2020

Upgrade your gas turbine air inlet filters to cut carbon emissions per MWh produced.

Energy and Power Systems

Camfil provides high efficiency air filtration solution for EPR nuclear power station with an aim to reduce carbon emissions

Created Monday, 16 March, 2020

Hinkley Point C in Somerset, United Kingdom is amongst the safest and most efficient nuclear power generator that is type of a Pressurised Water Reactor (PWR). With hundreds of megawatts electrical production in planning, safety of the process becomes a key concern.

Manufacturing and Machinery Energy and Power Systems Case Studies

Benefits of the right molecular air filtration solution for biogas production industry 

Created Monday, 9 March, 2020

The biogas process is critical as it releases heavily contaminated gasses that can cause engine corrosion and equipment abrasion, causing unscheduled downtime for maintenance and repair, which results in loss of output and profit. Luckily, there are several ways of solving molecular filtration in biogas plants with different types of filter media in deep beds.

Energy and Power Systems

BioGas production for heat and power in St.Albans

Created Tuesday, 11 February, 2020

Case Study: The BioGas produced is heavily laden with H2S (hydrogen sulphide), a gas that can cause corrosion and pitting inside the gas engine. A solution was required where a high level of abatement of H2S was possible and an easy filter media maintenance.

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Camfil Designs a Compact Solutions on Existing Offshore Platform for Foxtrot International that Reduces Gas Turbine Maintenance

Created Tuesday, 11 February, 2020

Located offshore Ivory Coast, Africa, the CamGT EPA filter solution saves Foxtrot International 3 shutdowns per year and eliminates salt corrrosion, without compromising on footprint.

Energy and Power Systems Case Studies

Filter Replacement Strategies

Created Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Gas Turbine Application: The quality of air inlet filters is essential for optimal gas turbine performance. Protecting the turbine with site-specific filtration solutions will assure profits are kept high.

Energy and Power Systems

How to Choose the Right Air Filtration Solution 

Created Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Turbomachinery: Air inlet filtration systems should be designed to suit the environment. Because of market pressures, a general design has been used in widely varying environment conditions. Before making your purchase, get an assessment.

Energy and Power Systems

Salt & Corrosion Considerations

Created Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Gas Turbine Application: Do you operate in a coastal or offshore site? Unfortunately, you probably have to deal with corrosion related issues. You can, however, operate corrosion-free if you take the right measures.

Energy and Power Systems

Auburndale Power Plant Saves Over $390,000 USD after 3 years with CamPulse GTC low pressure drop air filters

Created Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

After three years of operation the CamPulse GTC F9 cartridge gas turbine air filters helped improve power output, decrease filter replacement frequency, and save over $400 000 as a result of lower pressure drop.

Energy and Power Systems Case Studies

CamGT 4v300

Created Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Noise complaints from neighboring communities in Thailand prompted the plants to evaluate a noise-reducing filtration system. The CamGT high efficiency air filter solution not only improved the noise levels, it also increased turbine availability, improved pressure drop and helped the gas turbine produce more power.

Energy and Power Systems Case Studies

Cofely UK

Created Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Case Study: Clean Air For Cofely United Kingdom. Cofely, a GDF Suez company, is one of the leading experts in energy, technology and facilities management services with business outsourcing. Camfil provides City air purifiers to improve IAQ.

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Dalkia Power Saves €172 000 / season with Camfil E10 EPA Filters

Created Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Dalkia, a leader in the French gas turbine market, launched a national comparative test for various air intake filters, including Camfil's Hi-Flo pre-filters and CamGT EPA filters, to increase power production for their 10 GE LM6000 gas turbines.

Energy and Power Systems Case Studies

H C Orstedsvearket

Created Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

During the process of removing the four, 28 meter high boilers, a lot of environmentally harmful materials must be handled, and the demolition process will create dust and smoke, which cannot be spread outside the building.

Manufacturing and Machinery Case Studies

Huadian Corporation upgrades to the CamPulse GTC synthetic cartridge filters and maximizes availability during the critical heating season

Created Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Huadian, a power generation company located in China, upgraded the air inlet filtration system to the GTC synthetic cartridge filters on GT PG9171E engines and improved pressure drop and availability despite the high humidity levels.

Energy and Power Systems Case Studies

North Sea Oil Rig

Created Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Case Study: North Sea Oil Rig Accommodation Areas. Employees at the North Sea Oil Rig needed cleaner air in common spaces such as television rooms and accommodation spaces. Find out how Camfil and MSV Regalia improved the air with 24/7 usage of a filtration system.

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Tata Power Trombay retrofits their filtration system to improve corrosion, pressure drop, and diverter dampers within deadline

Created Tuesday, 18 December, 2018

Tata Power Ltd, India's largest integrated power company requests Camfil for a Cam-Flo pocket bag filter and CamGT static air filter retrofit after heavy hot corrosion in the gas turbine and high pressure drop jeopardized performance and safety.

Energy and Power Systems Case Studies

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