Entries by kristin.nappi

Journal Machining

We’ve had quite a run on Journal Machining this outage season, much like most outage seasons.  We’re working hard to make sure all of our customers can get their equipment back into good running condition and complete their outages on-time.  As these emergent repairs are discovered please give us a call, we have the equipment […]

Keeping the Electricity Flowing

We have quite a few projects ongoing at the moment, even with current COVID-19 concerns.  Providing electricity to homes all across the country is vital to the well-being of the public, and it is our responsibility to continue on as we try to get through this together.  The men and women that are out in […]

PSG Customers and Suppliers – Our COVID-19 Action Plan

PSG and our affiliated companies, Orbital Energy Services (OES), Turbine Generator Maintenance (TGM), and Airco Power Services, continues to closely monitor the COVID-19 situation to address concerns and issues that may affect the health and safety of our employees, customers, and suppliers. Like other organizations, PSG relies on guidance from the CDC and US Department […]

Welcome to the team Ralph Pederson!

We would like to welcome Ralph Pederson to the PSG team! Ralph has joined our team as a Principal Steam Turbine Engineer and has a 40+ year background working in various central electric and steam power stations. He previously worked for Westinghouse as a service engineer, technical support contact, and salesperson. Ralph has held a […]

Rotor Shaft Manufacturing

We recently completed a Major Inspection on an industrial steam turbine which required a de-stack of the rotor, the manufacture of a new rotor shaft, and re-stacking of components.  We also changed multiple rows of blades, and balanced the rotor upon completion.  One plant employee commented: “I have been here for 20 years and 3 […]

Kelly Harris – Recognition for Excellence in Machine Design

Kelly Harris has been awarded a custom trophy for excellence in machine design. In 1976 Kelly enlisted in the Navy where he would start his machining career. In 1975, 4 days after high school, he began 4 years of service. Since then, Kelly has worked in many areas of machining and has learned many lessons […]

NAES Operations & Maintenance Conference

Power Services Group will be exhibiting at the NAES Operations & Maintenance Conference in Nashville, Tennessee the week of February 24th, 2020.  We perform steam and gas turbine inspection and repairs for various NAES facilities, and are looking forward to sharing our experiences with the conference attendees.  We will be in the exhibit hall the […]

Heavy Lifting

PSG’s turbine services personnel perform various types of work on steam and gas turbines all over the World.  In the photo below our personnel are coordinating the lift of a 100+ Ton HP Turbine Shell.  There are a lot of small details that go into successfully accomplishing such a lift, and the attention to detail […]

Spring Outage Season is here!

It’s mid-February and our Steam Path Repair facility is filling up.  It’s great to see so much work going on this spring, looks like it will be a very busy outage season.  Please contact us today if you have any projects coming up that we can help with.  Below is a photo of diaphragms that […]

Safety Bulletin – Chainfalls and Come-Alongs

by Shannon Scruggs, PSG Safety Director The chainfall and come-along are two very common manual mechanical lifting devices. Both are designed to provide safety to those using them. But they must be used properly if they are to function safely. Remember the following precautions: 1.   Always use the proper capacity hoist for the job you […]