Experience

Mr. Walsh has designed, installed and commissioned many systems worldwide.  The first use of a flow meter and automated data acquisition system was designed by Mr. Walsh and used in the 1980’s at LG-2 in Canada.  Since that time, he has designed and commissioned several turbine measurement systems, using both IEC and ASME methods of calculation.  The projects Mr. Walsh has performed testing services on are listed below. Mr. Walsh is also the Chairman of ASME PTC-18 and the USA TAG for IEC TC-4.

 

Project Year Country MW Client Method
Grand Coulee Power Plant 2006 USA 120 United States Bureau of Reclamation Acoustic flow meters
Chilla 2004 India 144 Uttaranchal Jal Vidyut Nigam Lte. Acoustic flow meters
Northfield Mountain 2003 Massachusetts, USA 250 Northeast Utilities Acoustic flow meters / Winter Kennedy Taps
Lewiston Pump Storage Plant 1996 USA 65 New York Power Authority Acoustic flow meters
Robert Moses Power Plant 1997 USA 175 New York Power Authority Acoustic flow meters/ Winter Kennedy Taps
Shi San Ling Pump Storage Plant 1998 China 225 China National Power Acoustic flow meters/ Winter Kennedy Taps
Ming Tan Power Project 1999 Taiwan 210 Taiwan Power Corporation Acoustic flow meters/ Winter Kennedy Taps
Bersia 1983 Malaysia 72 National Electricity Board of the States of Malay Acoustic flow meters
Bersia 1980 Malaysia 72 National Electricity Board of the States of Malay Acoustic flow meters
Akosombo Power Plant 2001 Ghana 225 ACRES International Acoustic flow meters/ Winter Kennedy Taps
Pensacola Power Plant   Oklahoma, USA 25 Grand River Dam Authority Acoustic flow meters/ Winter Kennedy Taps
J.B. Black Power House   Oregon, USA 75 Pacific Gas and Electric Portland Acoustic flow meters/ Winter Kennedy Taps
Idukii II expansion project 1987 India 100 Kelera State Electricity Generating Board Acoustic flow meters
Sungai Piah 1992 Malaysia 64 National Electricity Board of the States of Malay Acoustic flow meters
La Muella Pump Storage Plant 1989 Spain 250 Hydroelectrical Espangola Acoustic flow meters/ Winter Kennedy Taps
Macaqua Power House 2 and 3 project 1990 Venezuela 50 CVG Electrificación del Caroni River (EDELCA) Acoustic flow meters
Salina Pump Storage Plant 1986 Oklahoma, USA 35

 

Grand River Dam Authority Ketchum Oklahoma Acoustic flow meters/ Winter Kennedy Taps
Narrows one Power Plant 1983 North Carolina, USA 25 Yadkin Power Corporation Badin Acoustic flow meters
Kenering Power Plant 1980 Malaysia 27 National Electricity Board of Malaysia Acoustic flow meters
Dan Jiang Power Station 1980 China 150 Nanjing Automation Research Acoustic flow meters/ Winter Kennedy Taps
LG-2 1979 Canada 200 Société d’énergie de la Baie James Acoustic flow meters/ Winter Kennedy Taps
Waneta 2007 Canada 100 GE  — Fortis Engineering Index Test

 

Comerford #1 Pre-upgrade 2008 USA 25 TransCanada Acoustic Flow meters
Comerford #1

Post Upgrade

 

2009 USA 25 TransCanada Acoustic Flow meters
Comerford #2-4 Pre upgrade

 

2010 USA 25 TransCanada Acoustic Flow meters
Rapel 2010 Chile 120 ENDESA Index Test
Comerford #3 2011 USA 25 TransCanada Acoustic Flow meters
Kariba Complex 2011 Zambia / Zimbabwe 100 Zambezi River Authority Index Test
Comerford #3 Pressure Pulsation tests 2012 USA 25 TransCanada Acoustic Flow meters
Comerford #2 2012 USA 25 TransCanada Acoustic Flow meters
Lewiston PSP 2012 USA 35 New York Power Authority 18 path acoustic flow meter
Karebbe Project 2012 Indonesia 60 PT Inco / SNC Lavalin Acoustic Flow meters
San Esteban II 2013 Spain 150 Iberdrola 18 path Acoustic Flow Meter
Comerford #4 2013 USA 25 TransCanada Acoustic Flow meters

 

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