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posted on November 30, 2018

Turbine Technologies' staff returned from California this week following the delivery of a brand new, turnkey educational lab product to the Universit...

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posted on April 03, 2018

Todd Gaines, Director of Sales at Turbine Technologies recently stated, “From the first sale of our educational gas turbine lab system in 2008, ...

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posted on November 15, 2017

Dr. Adeel Khalid, Associate Professor of Systems Engineering at Kennesaw State University, is providing students a unique hands-on experience with Tur...

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posted on May 19, 2017

When designing critical structural components, computer based simulation tools enable engineers to rapidly assure factors of safety.   These mode...

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Structural Simulation
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posted on April 26, 2017

On Wednesday, April 19th, Turbine Technologies’ new mobile engineering and technology training center arrived at the University of Wisconsin, Gr...

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Mobile Engineering & Technology Training
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posted on April 04, 2017

TTL’s new Mobile Engineering and Technology Training Center is now on tour!  Todd Gaines, Director of Sales stated, “For many...

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posted on November 10, 2016

Sixteen years ago, Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston acquired a MiniLabTM Gas Turbine Power System from Turbine Technologies, Ltd.  The...

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posted on December 01, 2015

The University of Queensland, Australia has taken delivery of a Turbine Technologies, Ltd. WindLab system. This educational device is being readied fo...

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posted on November 20, 2015

It's difficult to escape the influence of automated systems. Nearly every mechanical and electrical device we encounter on a daily basis has some elem...

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posted on September 18, 2015

U.S. manufacturing competitiveness is largely driven by advanced automation.  Product quality, time-to-market and cost are significantly enhanced...

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posted on June 18, 2015

Electrical power production is an exciting career field.  The majority of the worlds electricity comes from facilities that have one thing in com...

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Steam, electrical power production, Rankine
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posted on June 08, 2015

Are you interested in learning more about the science of structures? The design of aircraft wings, car bodies, bridges and sky scrapers are just a few...

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Structure, Stress, Strain
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posted on February 05, 2015

Turbine Technologies, LTD. (TTL) was honored to host Dr. Horacio Perez-Blanco, Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Penn State University and his so...

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Penn State, gas turbine technology
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posted on June 18, 2014

Turbine Technologies, Ltd. has recently announced the addition of a new software piece that will enhance the educational experience offered by our ful...

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aerospace, gas turbine, turbojet, turboshaft

posted on June 16, 2014

Posted in: Steam Turbine Lab

posted on June 11, 2014

Complimentary Live Webcast   Date: Thursday, June&n...

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Rapid Prototyping, Gas turbine, aerospace, 3D Systems Corporation
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posted on April 18, 2014

Lowering Cost & Reducing Production Time, ProJet 3D Printing Lets Turbine Technologies Soar "If we used a traditional...

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Rapid Prototyping, Gas turbine, aerospace
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posted on April 07, 2014

  As Dr. Paul Daniell was looking over the new Pump Lab, he turned to the three students in the room and asked, “What do you t...

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Pump, Process Control
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posted on September 13, 2013

TTL announces new curriculum offerings to enhance the educational value of its laboratory products.  Coursework for both the RankineCyc...

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Coursework, Curriculum
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posted on August 27, 2012

Turbine Technologies, Ltd. recently visited Chippewa Valley Technical College (CVTC) to commission its first training device specifically developed to...

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PumpLab, Chippewa Valley Technical College
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posted on July 23, 2012

Today we're welcoming the University of Shangahi for Science and Technology into our operator family. Professor Zhi Jun Zhao has taken delivery of our...

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posted on July 02, 2012

Wisconsin’s 75th District Representative, Roger Rivard, recently took time out of his busy schedule to visit Turbine Technologies, Ltd. (TT...

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posted on June 26, 2012

Mr. Thanesvorn Siri-achawawath, Innovative Instruments Company’s sales manager, from Bangkok, Thailand recently completed turbojet engine operat...

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posted on June 15, 2012

With the introduction of its’ latest renewable energy laboratory product, WindLab™, Turbine Technologies, Ltd. (TTL) announces the launch ...

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posted on April 30, 2012

Professor Lasse Rosendahl, Ph.D., of Aalborg University in Denmark, recently acquired Turbine Technologies’ (TTL) new software offering to facilitate Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and bio-fuels combustion studies.

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Posted in: Gas Turbine Lab

posted on April 25, 2012

With PumpLab, students learn the characteristics of centrifugal pumping, including the phenomenon of cavitation and the development of pump performance curves. 

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posted on April 24, 2012

Congrats to our Vice President, Perry Kuznar! Perry was just elected Vice Chair of the University of Wisconsin-Platteville’s Renewable Energy Ad...

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posted on September 13, 2011

TTL released a story through various media outlets which focused on its’ MiniLab™ Gas Turbine Power System being utilized for Bio-Fuels Research.

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posted on September 01, 2011

The full TTL product line is on display in one convenient place with the introduction of the Fall 2011/Spring 2012 Product Catalog.

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posted on July 11, 2011

While developing the TurboGen™ Gas Turbine Electrical Generation System, Turbine Technologies, Ltd. determined their most ambitious educational lab system design to date should feature the latest onboard data acquisition and virtual instrument panel systems. 

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posted on June 05, 2011

The Rankine cycle is the vapor power cycle used in most large industrial power plants. It operates by boiling a working fluid (most often water) usin...

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posted on October 07, 2010

The full TTL product line is on display in one convenient place with the introduction of the Fall 2010/Spring 2011 Product Catalog. 

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posted on August 10, 2010

Turbine Technologies, Ltd. (TTL) has introduced the SprayView™ Fuel Atomization Verification System.

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posted on May 15, 2010

Magazine article about the Gas Turbine Lab published in Aero International Download the complete Article Here (PDF Format)

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posted on April 09, 2010

Turbine Technologies, Ltd. (TTL) has announced the shipment of its very first commercially configured TurboGen™ Gas Turbine Electrical Generation System to Perm State Technological University in Moscow, Russia.

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posted on February 10, 2010

From renewables to smart grids, bio-fuels to “going green”, energy is a hot topic. Without a good basic understanding of energy fundamentals, people can get lost in the hype and buzz words of this complicated subject.

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posted on June 09, 2009

Sometimes, it pays to know your neighbors. Sun Power Bio-Diesel of Cumberland, WI is a producer of cold-flow canola-based bio-diesel fuel.

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posted on March 31, 2009

Turbine Technologies, Ltd. has announced the addition of Programmable Process Control capabilities to their PumpLab™ Centrifugal Flow Educational System.

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posted on February 17, 2009

Turbine Technologies, Ltd. (TTL) is on track for April delivery of its new TurboGen™ gas turbine electrical power generating station.

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posted on November 12, 2008

Pratt & Whitney recently awarded Turbine Technologies Ltd. (TTL) a contract to determine the scalability of data acquired from small gas turbine engine sensors. Financial terms were not disclosed 

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posted on September 02, 2008

The Turbine Technologies PT-50 turboshaft engine offers a new heavy fuel solution for UAV’s requiring a 50 HP class engine.

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posted on February 25, 2008

Turbine Technologies will be unveiling its PT-50 turboshaft engine in San Diego at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International.

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posted on January 03, 2008

Turbine Technologies recently completed the purchase of another new round of engineering software. ANSYS CFX (BladeModeler and DesignModeler) allow rapid definition of axial and radial flow blade rows and is part of a more complex suite of numerical based turbomachinery-specific analysis tools. 

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posted on September 06, 2007

After a year of proposals and negotiations, Turbine Technologies, LTD has been awarded a contract with the United States Army Aviation and Missile Command for $1.18 million 

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posted on August 31, 2007

Turbine Technologies, LTD has just finished installation, training and initial operation of a new computer-controlled, two-axis abrasivejet system for...

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posted on July 27, 2007

Company Quadruples Available Office, Production and Testing Space To better position itself for future growth, Turbine Technologies, LTD announced ...

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posted on June 23, 2007

Thomas M. Korb, Ph.D, PE, has joined the engineering department of Turbine Technologies, LTD as an Aerothermal Design Engineer. Dr. Korb's primary res...

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posted on May 02, 2007

Interest in Experimental Aviation Leads to New Student Lab Product As a lifelong aviation enthusiast and past president of an Experimental Aircraft A...

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posted on May 01, 2007

Turbine Technologies, LTD (TFL) today announced the introduction of its latest product for engineering education, the TrueStructures Airfoil Testing S...

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posted on April 09, 2007

Turbine Technologies, LTD today announced the release of its first public PT-50 Engine Development Update in almost two years. The company had been un...

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posted on February 01, 2006

Engine development and manufacturing relies heavily on the use of superalloy materials in temperature critical components such as turbine blades and a...

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posted on June 01, 2005

Paper to be Presented at Upcoming 2005 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition The father-son team of Philip and Andrew Gerhart are nearing completio...

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posted on May 11, 2005

System Automates, Monitors MiniLab™ Gas Turbine Power System To further enhance MiniLab™ Gas Turbine Power System operation, Turbine Tech...

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posted on March 24, 2005

Titanium Utilized for New Centrifugal Compressor Design Turbine Technologies this week completed its first centrifugal compressor assembly machined...

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posted on January 27, 2005

Future Aviators, Engineers Learn with Miniature Turbojet On September 18, 2003, Hurricane Isabel, a level five hurricane, made landfall on the Nort...

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posted on January 18, 2005

The tiny island nation of Singapore recently took delivery of its second MiniLab Gas Turbine Power System. Temasek Engineering School, a division of T...

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posted on December 29, 2004

Conceptual Geometry to Finished Hardware in a Matter of Hours To expand its capabilities and further facilitate rapid product development, Turbine ...

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posted on December 15, 2004

Ceramic Laser Machining, Real-Time Sensor Applications Examined to Further Gas Turbine Engine Performance Exploring collaborative research and practi...

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posted on October 29, 2004

Turbine Technologies hosted United States Congressman David Obey, Wisconsin Senator Bob Jauch and Wisconsin Representative Mary Hubler and thanked the...

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posted on May 25, 2004

Working Professionals Seeking Bachelor's Degree Learn on Miniature Power plant The University of Wisconsin - Fox Valley and the University of Wiscons...

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posted on April 16, 2004

Universite de Liege Professor Modifies Small Turbojet for Research Olivier Leonard of the Universite de Liege in Belgium completed a visit to Turbi...

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posted on April 05, 2004

National Engineer's Week Article (PDF Format) New gas turbine propulsion laboratory headed for Maine Maritime Academy

Posted in: Gas Turbine Lab

posted on January 16, 2003

Turbine Technologies, Ltd is now offering it's educational gas turbine laboratory system to the aerospace testing sector.  Mini-Lab (Gas Turbine engine, enclosed test stand and all necessary accessories) comes fully assembled and ready to operate.  

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posted on December 02, 2002

Kettering University fired up a Turbine Technologies' SR30 jet engine last week looking for better emissions from commercial jet engines. K...

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Posted in: Gas Turbine Lab

posted on January 02, 2001

Article from Popular Mechanics (Pdf Format)

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posted on July 02, 2000

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posted on March 01, 1998

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posted on May 20, 1996

Article from Aviation Week  (PDF Format)

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posted on February 03, 1993

Aviation Equipment Maintenance Article (PDF Format)

Posted in: Gas Turbine Lab