BRUSH delivers the first of ten BDAX 87-520ERH turbogenerators

BRUSH delivers the first of ten BDAX 87-520ERH turbogenerators

BRUSH has successfully extended its DAX8 range to include the BDAX 87-520ERH, a turbogenerator suitable for both gas and steam turbine duty.

Ten of these generators have now been delivered. The 210 tonne generators were dispatched from the BRUSH factory in Plzen by road and then shipped to Port of Jeddah in Saudi Arabia.

The turbogenerators are for a combined cycle plant near Riyadh. BRUSH is amongst a handful of companies in the world capable of manufacturing direct air cooled turbogenerators to this design and power output.

Generator data:

  • Type                             BDAX 87-520ERH
  • Driver                           Steam Turbine
  • Power output                162 MVA  /  129.6 MW @ 60°C coolant
  • Voltage                         13.8 kV
  • Frequency                     60 Hz
  • Cooling system             Closed Air Circuit, Water Cooled (CACW / TEWAC)
  • Accessories                  Foundation Gear, Line & Neutral Cubicle & Rotor Withdrawal Gear