This paper examines the case for utilizing gas turbines for auxiliary drives; reports the conception and development of a radial gas turbine designed as a marine auxiliary prime mover of approximately 2100 h.p.; outlines the types sea-going installation in which this gas turbine has been utilized and reports on service experience and surveys the future likely applications of this type of equipment.

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    Institute of Marine Engineers

    Memorial Building, 76 Mark Lane
    London EC3R 7JN,   England 
  • Authors:
    • Buchanan, G I
  • Publication Date: 1977

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  • Accession Number: 00174254
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Series A, Part 4
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1978 12:00AM