Senior Associate and electrical engineer Ben Adams features in February’s edition of Expert Witness with his article Do You Need to High-Speed Test Generator Rotors? Ben’s article discusses the contentious nature of high-speed balancing generator rotors, the issues faced and steps which can be taken to mitigate the risks.
Expert Witness are renowned for being the leading independent provider of experts and their services within the UK. Ben has over 15 years’ experience working within the power industry as an electrical expert, with assignments in over 30 countries, and has experience in Operation, Maintenance, Failure Investigation and Loss Prevention. His work with CIGRE (Conseil International des Grands Réseaux Electriques) has led to collaboration on a guide to stakeholders, such as power plant operators as to the requirements to high-speed test (electrically and mechanically) rotors, following any rotor maintenance carried out.
Read the full article in Expert Witness on pages 42-44.