EFRC Conference Training 2021

As part of the EFRC 2021 conference, again a training event will be organised. This can conveniently combined with a registration to the conference, for an attractive fee. Trouble-shooting techniques for reciprocating compressor systems The selected topics and speakers for the workshop: Reliability, failure patterns and maintenance approaches – Guido Kluth (Shell) Trouble-shooting approaches in…

Webinar by EFRC Standardisation Working Group

How to avoid Liquids in Reciprocating Compressors Liquids entering reciprocating compressors are a known cause of reliability problems or even catastrophic failures such as: Loss of primary containment. Damaged compressor parts. A slug as a result of liquid carry-over is particularly hard on compressor valves, piston rings, piston rods, crossheads, and bearings, due to increased…

11th Conference Team

EFRC GA 2020

The General Assembly of EFRC was successfully held as a webinar on April 24th, 2020.   The members assembly voted for a new member of the board. Mr. Franzisko Maywald of Burckhardt Compression was elected as successor of Matthias Tanner as cashier. Furthermore Mr. Paul Modern was elected as new chairman of the Standardisation Working…

EFRC Conference Training 2019

EFRC Training Workshop 2019 and lookout on 2020 On June 26th and 27th 2019 nearly 50 engineers, active in the field of reciprocating compressors, gathered for the 4th EFRC training session. At TNO’s office in Delft, located on the Campus of the Technical University, 35 participants and 13 presenters met and introduced themselves during lunch.…