Steam Turbine Auxiliaries

Steam Turbine Auxiliaries

Updated Jan 21, 2021

 After finishing this lesson, you will be able to describe the design and function of components found in a typical turbine lube oil system and gland steam seal system. • Identify the two primary purposes of the main turbine lube oil system • Describe the location and operation of the main lube oil pump and its relationship to the booster oil pump • Explain the purpose of the turning gear • Describe the operation of the gland steam seal system • Discuss the operator’s role in the operation of a steam turbine