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Australian Gas Turbines Conference

Gas Turbines Conference is designed to be a platform for discussion on the latest technologies & developments in gas power generation

28-29 November 2018 | Novotel Perth Langley

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GTUF Welcome Reception: 5-6.00pm, 27 November 2018


The 19th Annual Australian Gas Turbines Conference will be held on 28-29 November 2018 in Perth, Western Australia.

As the best-known meeting place for Australia’s gas turbine industry, the annual Conference attracts some of the country’s top operators, industry experts, and technology providers and examines current best practice in maintaining and operating gas turbines.

Don’t miss this great opportunity to exchange best practice ideas, learn from important case studies, and network with your peers at two receptions and an official conference dinner.

Key topics to include:

  • Reducing turbine life cycle maintenance costs for GE Frame End Users
  • Benefits & Best Practices for Gas Turbine and Centrifugal Compressor Cleaning
  • Managing a Successful Insurance Recovery
  • What you need to know about the new filter classification ISO 16890
  • New approach to Turbine Combustor Flame Sensors
  • Examining repairs for enhancing component life
  • Gas turbine maintenance strategy

Supported by the Gas Turbine Users Forum (GTUF), all delegates, sponsors, and exhibitors are invited to join the GTUF Members Welcome Reception to be held on 27 November in the Exhibition Hall.




Ashwin Shinde

Mechanical Maintenance Engineer, Origin

Dr Gary Bryant

General Manager Asset Strategy, Alinta Energy

Frank Larobina

Technical Compliance Specialist Projects, Siemens

Mike Roesner

Sales Manager, Donaldson Company Inc., USA

Chris White

Technical Authority, Rotating Equipment Reliability, Wood Group

Martin Howarth

Managing Director, Rochem Technical Services Europe

Bryan Rodgers

Service Engineer, Aquip

Philip von Einem

SA Engineering Controller, Engie

Dinesh Damodaran

Principal Turbomachinery Controls Engineer, Schneider Electric

Tony O’Brien

Managing Director, Australian Winders

Tim Smith

General Manager - Asia Pacific, TransCanada Turbines

Doug Nagy

Manager, IGT Components Repair, Liburdi Turbine Services, Inc. Ontario Canada

Matt Smillie

Consultant Engineer, Quest Integrity Group

Adolfo Agresta

Dedicated Diagnostic Engineer – Engineering, Global Service , Baker Hughes, a GE company

Craig Nelson

Associate, WL Gore & Associates (Australia) Pty Ltd

Supporting Partner

GTUF Members Welcome Reception

The event is supported by GTUF – the Gas Turbine Users Forum. All conference attendees, sponsors and exhibitors are invited to join the GTUF Members Welcome Reception to be hosted on the 27th November 2018 in the exhibition hall.

Site Tour

The Site Tour has now reached capacity and a waitlist has commenced. Please join the waitlist upon registration for the conference, and should a place become available you will be contacted leading up to the event. For further enquiries please contact Customer Service on 02 9080 4307 or

Please note that there is an interactive workshop on Prolonging the life of gas turbine components for those delegates not being able or not interested in going to the site tour. More details available on the agenda.

NEW FOR 2018
Visit to NewGen Kwinana Power Station on November 29th 2018

This year’s program offers you the option to attend the site visit to the Kwinana Power Station in the morning of day 2 of the conference.
The Kwinana power station is one of the most advanced and efficient intermediate load power station in Western Australia.
As a member of the Western Australian community, the Kwinana power station contributes to a reduction in greenhouse emissions and has best practice water efficiency.

Provisional program for the visit:
– 7.00 Bus leaves the hotel
– 8.00 Arrival at the site
– 8.10 Presentation
– 8.30 Visit
– 9.15 Departure from site
– 10.30 Morning tea in the exhibition hall
– 11.00 Conference resume

when & where

28 - 29 Nov 2018

Novotel Perth Langley
221 Adelaide Terrace
Perth WA 6000
+61 (08) 9221 1200

Book Accommodation with Lido Group
For your convenience Lido Group will manage your accommodation needs. Click here or call 02 8585 0808.


Still have a question?

Diana Lauzi
Conference Manager
+61 2 9080 4313

Megan Rogulski
Sponsorship Manager
+61 2 9080 4030

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