Power Diagnostics® Services Remote online monitoring of entire power plants or vital power plant components via Siemens Power Diagnostics Services is a key to mitigate risk for long-term service contracts. Based on several Power Diagnostics Centers worldwide Siemens provides the Service of daily Online Remote Diagnostics exclusively for Customers with long-term service agreements. Currently more than 300 advanced frame gas turbines, as well as heat recovery boilers, steam turbines and generators are monitored via those centers by Siemens experts to ensure the most trouble-free operation.
The WIN_TS diagnostic system including a broadband connection for unlimited remote access has to be installed for online remote diagnostic services. The connection of a phone line exclusively assigned for the use of WIN_TS or an internet link is required as a contractual obligation of the customer already before commissioning starts.
Benefits During plant operation, online remote diagnostics provide the following advantages: Plants can be monitored effectively by Power Diagnostics Centers and OEM experts, e.g., of forced outages or emerging damages by detection of possible engine failures before they occur can be avoided Risk mitigation through service support for O&M and LTP during gas turbine life cycle, e.g., condition based outage planning by Siemens with the strong support of Siemens experts from all disciplines Detailed information on plant’s history, long term trends, and optimization of operational reliability and availability
It also supports OEM’s engineering staff in develop- ing their modernization and upgrade programs as well as Performance Enhancement Programs and optimi- zation of Operational Reliability and Availability Programs
Your benefits include: Improved performance in terms of availability, reliability, efficiency and flexibility Reduced maintenance costs by extended maintenance intervals, condition based maintenance and shorter outages