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15.02.2021

14.39 EET

Another ASEA GTP-type rotor rewound and redesigned at Västerås generator workshop

Late in 2020, Fortum eNext completed rewinding another ASEA GTP-type rotor and made the necessary design changes for it to fit in the customer’s existing fleet of turbogenerators. This was the fifth rotor rewind performed for the same customer in the United States.

14.12.2020

12.10 EET

South Dublin County Council with support from Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Fortum eNext create Ireland’s first publicly owned, not-for-profit energy company

Fortum eNext has been contracted to design, install and operate the network due to the company’s extensive experience with district heating throughout Scandinavia and Eastern Europe.

10.12.2020

09.42 EET

Generator Diagnostics – From 100 failure modes to risk of forced outage

Based on our experience in servicing rotating equipment, we have identified approximately 100 failure modes that can cause a forced outage of a generator, and developed a diagnostics concept that supports condition-based maintenance of generators.

09.12.2020

13.02 EET

Reliable life cycle management for turbine generators with Long-Term Service Agreements

Turbine generators are special equipment whose maintenance requires special competence. With the help of a knowledgeable partner, the risk levels for the main rotating equipment can be optimised to an acceptable level.

26.11.2020

15.34 EET

Employing Primary Methods for NOx emission reduction

This white paper presents an effective approach by Fortum eNext for reducing nitrogen oxides (NOx) emissions in thermal power production.

04.11.2020

11.39 EET

Our new guide describes the essential elements of mobilising a greenfield power plant

Mobilisation Guide describes how carefully planned and executed mobilisation creates the foundation for successfully operating a power plant long into the future.

04.11.2020

00.59 EET

Fortum eNext implements combustion modification to significantly cut NOx emissions at a coal-fired power plant in India

Fortum eNext successfully completed its first commercial combustion modification project in India. The NOx emissions of a coal-fired boiler are for the first time cut down by almost 60% reaching levels well below 300 mg/Nm3 fulfilling also India's set target of 450 mg/Nm3.

09.09.2020

08.09 EEST

Fortum eNext warmly congratulates 100-year-old VGB PowerTech

This year VGB PowerTech is celebrating its centenary. Fortum is a long-term member of the association and highly appreciates the work that is being done to exchange experiences and transfer knowledge and to promote standardisation and innovations in the field of energy.

07.04.2020

12.56 EEST

Forsmark nuclear rotor refurbished to generate CO2-free electricity for many years to come

Fortum eNext will service and balance one of the water-cooled rotors for Forsmark nuclear power plant units 1 and 2.

02.04.2020

08.37 EEST

Remote monitoring service for turbines and generators to enable data-driven plant management

Early signs of operational disturbances in turbines and generators often go unnoticed. Automated remote monitoring, with a real-time data stream, makes it possible to identify and react to abnormal behaviour without delay. Fortum eNext has developed a remote monitoring service to allow energy producers to avoid unplanned outages, optimise outage intervals and have better control over maintenance costs.

06.03.2020

15.29 EET

Fortum India proud to announce first ISO Integrated Management System Certification

We are very proud to announce that we have received the ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015 and ISO 45001:2018 certifications for Fortum eNext business activity in Fortum India.

05.02.2020

16.06 EET

Fortum eNext to refurbish a 46-year-old generator in Sweden

E.ON has chosen Fortum eNext to refurbish the old generator in Åbyverket CHP plant unit G3 in Örebro, Sweden. The generator will be serviced in Fortum’s own fully equipped workshop to repair and rewind both rotors and stators. After the refurbishment, the generator will be as good as new and will be able to endure another 20 years of operation.

03.12.2019

16.39 EET

Fortum eNext to supply unique combustion technology for Finland’s first activated carbon facility

Fortum eNext was selected to participate in the design and manufacturing of the post-combustion system for Vapo Oy’s first activated carbon facility in Finland. Fortum eNext was able to demonstrate the most advantageous solution to reduce NOx emissions produced in the combustion process.

20.09.2019

14.57 EEST

Fortum eNext to provide emissions reduction technology to Tisovà power plant in Czech Republic

Fortum eNext has been selected to carry out a boiler refurbishment project at Tisovà, power plant in Western Bohemia in the Czech Republic. The main target is to reduce nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions from the lignite fired boiler to make it meet tightening European emission norms.

09.09.2019

21.06 EEST

Fortum eNext performing first turbine and generator overhaul in Czech Republic

For the first time, Fortum eNext is doing a full revision of a steam turbine and generator for a customer located in the Czech Republic. The equipment is being overhauled at Fortum’s own workshops in Finland and Sweden and then sent back to the Czech Republic under tight time pressure.

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