DESCRIPTION AND PERFORMANCE OF A 7000-SHP MARINE GAS TURBINE ENGINE

Detroit Diesel Allison (DDA) Division of General Motors, has developed a 7000-shp class gas turbine engine for industrial use. The engine uses proven modern technology which results in low-fuel consumption over a wide range of power and a compact installation envelope. This paper discusses the mechanical arrangement, performance, control system, installation and maintenance features, and status of the Model 570 engine.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Papers presented at the ASME Gas Turbine Conference and Products Show, April 9-13, 1978, are available to January 1979.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Two Park Avenue
    New York, NY  USA  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • Strother, J R
  • Publication Date: 1978

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  • Pagination: n.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00183184
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Report/Paper Numbers: ASME 78-GT-188 Conf Paper
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 31 1978 12:00AM