Wood Group GTS awarded gas turbine major inspection

Feb 13, 2014, 08:35 ET from Wood Group GTS

HOUSTON, Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wood Group GTS has secured a contract to perform a major inspection of an ABB Type 11N gas turbine at a combined cycle plant in Orlando, Florida. The contract scope includes provision of labor and site supervision for disassembling, cleaning and inspecting critical turbine components; fitting of new replacement parts; and recommissioning of the gas turbine and related equipment.

The plant maintenance supervisor said, "Wood Group GTS has a great track record with ready access to qualified and experienced personnel.  They've become an essential maintenance partner for this facility."    

Rob Duby, president of Wood Group GTS Field Services Inc, said: "We have a long history of working at this facility, starting with major gas turbine outage work. We value our relationship with our client and work closely with them to understand and meet their needs during each successive maintenance project." 

Note to Editors
Wood Group GTS is a leading independent provider of rotating equipment services and solutions for clients in the power and oil & gas markets. Worldwide, these services include power plant engineering, procurement and construction; facility operations & maintenance; repair & overhaul, optimisation and upgrades of gas and steam turbines, pumps, compressors and other high-speed rotating equipment. www.woodgroupgts.com

Wood Group is an international energy services company with around $7bn sales, employing around 44,000 people worldwide and operating in 50 countries.  The Group has three businesses – Wood Group Engineering, Wood Group PSN and Wood Group GTS – providing a range of engineering, production support, maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul, repair services to the oil & gas and power generation industries worldwide. www.woodgroup.com