Prime Movers

POWT1241

  • Requisites: This course is available to students in the Power Engineering Technology or Power Engineering Certificate Program.
  • Course Equivalencies:
  • Open Studies: Not Available

This course focuses on Prime Movers, namely steam turbines, gas turbines and industrial internal combustion engines. Topics include types and modes of operation of this equipment. Prime Mover Plant auxiliary equipment that is covered includes compressors and compressed air systems, pump types and their operation, as well as cooling towers. The types of rotating equipment bearings and lubrication methods will be delivered. Fourth and Third Class material will be covered in this class.

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Upcoming Sessions

Class Section Dates
23167 A01 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 9 to Apr. 23 - Thursday: 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM
  • Jan. 10 to Apr. 24 - Friday: 10:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Class Section Dates
23168 A02 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 7 to Apr. 21 - Tuesday: 4:00 PM - 4:50 PM
  • Jan. 10 to Apr. 24 - Friday: 8:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Class Section Dates
23169 A03 Jan. 06 - Apr. 24, 2020
Delivery Status
Day Open
Meeting Times:
  • Jan. 7 to Apr. 21 - Tuesday: 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
  • Jan. 9 to Apr. 23 - Thursday: 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM