ETC 1000

ETC 1000 is suited to gas and diesel-fuelled gensets in the 600kW-1100kW range as a single system and 1100kW-2000kW gensets as a twin system.

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The ETC 1000

Electric Turbo Compounding (ETC) delivers a step change in the efficiency of reciprocating engines.

ETC 1000

The ETC 1000 is Bowman’s latest generation ETC product,  it builds on our proven technology platform and offers the same performance benefits but, with a simpler and more compact installation and, at a lower cost.  Initial testing of the ETC 1000 is now complete and there are three launch customers undergoing trials of the technology. View the video below to find out more:

About the ETC 1000

The ETC 1000 is suited to gas and diesel-fuelled gensets in the 600kW-1100kW range as a single system and 1100kW-2000kW gensets as a twin system.

• TG dimensions: 850 mm x 520mm x 726 mm
• TG weight: Up to 258kg
• Electrical power: 110kWe
• Speed: 30,000-36,000rpm

Below are the core components of the ETC 1000

 

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 The turbo generator                                                                                                                    The power electronics unit

Key Benefits of the ETC 1000

• 110kW maximum output
• Axial flow, horizontal axis machine architecture
• Water cooled, oil lubricated – requirements set to enable use of host engine circuits to eliminate ancillary systems
• Integrated mechanical lock – engine can continue to run in the event of ETC fault without a bypass
• 30,000hr overhaul period (bearing change)
• Improved field maintainability
• Integrated ‘black stop’ tolerance
• Automatic speed tuning