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Gas-to-Power Summit

29 March 2018 - 25 - 26 April 2018 at Ansaldo Thomassen - We Set Power in Motion

  Date 25 - 26 April 2018 Location Ansaldo Thomassen Headquarters Rheden, The Netherlands About the event The energy industry is changing fast and your business will be transformed by it. Are you prepared for the changing industry? How will you adapt your power generation equipment for the impact of changing gas supplies? Do you have full understanding of how these changes will affect your plant? What retrofit technology solutions are available today to enhance operational and fuel flexibility? Join us to learn about our innovative solutions to support your Action Plan! ONLY FOR GAS TURBINE USERS! The agenda Wednesday 25 April 18:00 - 21:00 The event will kick-off with a...

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About Gas Turbines

The history of the gas turbine for power generation can date back to the beginning of 20th century when a British engineer, Sir Frank Whittle and a German scientist, Hans von Ohain, independently developed a gas turbine for aircraft propulsion. Also, in the same period, the first gas turbine for power generation was operational in 1939 in Neufchateau, Switzerland. Ever since, the explosion of gas turbine designs in the different parts of the world has never stopped.

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About DGTA

The Dutch Gas Turbine Association is a sector association for the gas turbine industry in the Netherlands. The association was established in 1981 with the help of the Ministry of Economic Affairs. The main goal is to initiate, encourage and support a broad range of activities, with the aim to strengthen the technological, commercial and labour market position of this gas turbine industry.

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