Westinghouse Combustion Turbines: The Ready Source of Power...Worldwide

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Title

Westinghouse Combustion Turbines: The Ready Source of Power...Worldwide

Alternative Title

Westinghouse Combustion Turbines

Subject

Westinghouse Electric Corporation

Description

A brochure about Westinghouse Electric's combustion turbine systems. In 1980, Westinghouse's Combustion Turbine Systems Division (CTSD) embarked on a major advertising campaign to introduce its newly upgraded main product: the 100MW W501D5 gas turbine. This brochure was part of the marketing communications that was launched program at that time.

Originally called the Westinghouse Electric Company, George Westinghouse (1846-1914) founded his manufacturing company in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on January 8, 1886. In 1889, he renamed his business the Westinghouse Electric and Manufacturing Company. Westinghouse's primary products include turbines, generators, motors and switchgear related to the generation, transmission, and use of electricity. The company changed its name to Westinghouse Electric Corporation in 1945.

Source

Original 32-page brochure: Westinghouse Combustion Turbines: The Ready Source of Power...Worldwide (Concordville, PA: Westinghouse Combustion Turbine Systems Division): Private Collection of Harry Jaeger.

Publisher

Westinghouse Electric Corporation

Date Created

ca. 1980-1981

Date Copyrighted

ca. 1980-1981

Contributor

Jaeger, Jarry

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original 32-page brochure: Westinghouse Combustion Turbines: The Ready Source of Power...Worldwide (Concordville, PA: Westinghouse Combustion Turbine Systems Division).

Is Part Of

Westinghouse Electric Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

application/pdf

Extent

3.81 MB

Medium

32-page brochure

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Combustion Turbine Systems Division, Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Concordville, Pennsylvania

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Economics Teacher
Science Teacher

Provenance

Originally published by Westinghouse Electric Corporation.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Westinghouse Electric Corporation and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Baker, George E.
Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

Source Repository

Private Collection of Harry Jaeger

External Reference

Scalzo, A. J., R. L. Bannister, M. DeCorso, and G. S. Howard. "Westinghouse W-501D 100 MW Single Shaft Heavy Duty Combustion Turbine." International Power Generation, October 1980.
"Westinghouse Power Generation Booklet." RICHES of Central Florida. https://richesmi.cah.ucf.edu/omeka2/items/show/6422.
"History." Westinghouse Nuclear. http://www.westinghousenuclear.com/About/History.

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32-page brochure

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