HPI Awarded Controls Retrofit for Four Rolls-Royce Avon 1534 Turbines

HPI announced it was awarded the turbine control system upgrade for four Rolls-Royce Avon 1534 gas turbines, which drive Weir OK4E high-pressure water injection pumps for a development company’s platform in the Arabian Gulf.

HPI is providing a turnkey retrofit of the complete controls package incorporating, PLC controls solution that is SIL 2 rated and includes customized software, which will interface with the existing DCS. The fire and gas system being installed will include the latest Water Mist and Novek technologies, replacing the obsolete Halon-based system.