Mitsubishi Hitachi turbine reaches 8000 hrs
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Ltd has had one of its GAC-series gas turbines pass 8,000 hours of cumulative operating time in a combined cycle power generation system. The GAC series is one of MHPS’s major products having been launched in 2009. Currently 27 units are on order with 15 going to the U.S., four for Canada, three for Korea and five for Japan. The machine is also built under license by Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction in Korea. Including license production, total orders have reached 33 units.