Magnetic Bearings

L.A. Turbine Commissions First ARES AMB Turboexpander-Compressor at New Bakken Shale NGL Plant

L.A. Turbine (LAT) has announced the commissioning of its first ARES Active Magnetic Bearing (AMB) Turboexpander-Compressor within a newly established natural gas liquid (NGL) processing plant in the Bakken [...]

2019-11-21T15:31:07+00:00November 21st, 2019|Press Release|

L.A. Turbine Releases ARES AMB Turboexpander-Compressor with Industry’s First Skid-Mounted AMB Controller

VALENCIA, CA -- L.A. Turbine (LAT) today announced the release of the first ARES Active Magnetic Bearing (AMB) turboexpander-compressor designed for a 200MMSCFD gas processing plant. The ARES AMB Turboexpander [...]

2019-08-26T18:52:58+00:00July 13th, 2018|Press Release|

Efficient Balancing of Active Magnetic Bearing-Supported Rotors

Shafts of high-performing rotating equipment experience a certain mass unbalance distribution resulting from manufacturing tolerances, component assembly and material nonhomogeneities. The residual unbalance generates uneven forces on the rotor as [...]

2019-08-26T19:08:47+00:00June 29th, 2016|Article|