Emerson has acquired Pittsburgh-based Turbine Control Service Associates Inc., a leading independent provider of generator excitation control systems for hydropower plants and other power plants.
The acquisition expands the breadth and depth of Emerson Process Management's product portfolio for the global power generation market, Emerson reported. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Turbine Control Service Associates helps power plant operators improve generator performance and reliability by replacing aging controls with systems that take advantage of newer technology. The company's Digital Generator Controller system currently controls generation of thousands of megawatts at nuclear, fossil and hydroelectric power plants.
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