The following section contain articles that Dave Lucier and other PAL personnel have had published, as well as miscellaneous articles that highlight presentations made at Turbine-Users’ groups.

Articles by Dave Lucier, Charlie Pond and/or Alfred Shuman published in Turbomachinery International, The Global Journal of Energy Equipment:

Articles by or about Dave Lucier and/or Charlie Pond, published in Combined Cycle Journal:

Reviews of presentations given at Turbine Users’ Group meetings, published in Combined Cycle Journal:

  • Third Quarter 2012 “Presentations by Shuman, Tucker Get Meeting Moving on a Fast Track”
    Presentation by Al Shuman to the Frame 6 Users Group
  • Third Quarter 2009: “Keeping liquid-fuel system components cool improves reliability of transfers from gas to oil”
    PAL’s own Carlo Barrera, and his work are highlighted in piece
  • Third Quarter 2007
    Frame 6 Users’ Group Annual Meeting, Jacksonville, Florida
  • Third Quarter 2006
    Frame 6 Users’ Group Annual Meeting, Tempe, AZ
    Presentation by Scott Berry of Indiana Municipal Power Agency, ABOUT how Pond And Lucier saved IMPA about $1 million by changing IGVs without removing the rotor.
  • Fourth Quarter 2005
    Presented to the Legacy Roundtable at the CTOTF meeting, Banff, Alta, Canada.
    Addressed Maintenance Planning and What To Do When the Budget is Not Enough.
  • Third Quarter 2005
    Presented to the Legacy Roundtable at the CTOTF meeting, Annapolis, MD.
    Addressed Rotor Design and Construction and related topics.
  • Fourth Quarter 2004
    Presented to the Legacy Roundtable at the CTOTF (Combustion Turbine Operations Task Force) meeting, Portland, OR, the workshop addressed:

    • Troubleshooting GTs with fuel regulator controls
    • Control upgrade for the MS5001L
    • Troubleshooting Speedtronic™ Mark I control systems for MS5001N and MS7001B-C