ASME-I South Texas Section
Gas Turbine Technical Chapter

Houston, Texas, U.S.A.



Gas Turbine Technical Chapter Meetings/Events for 2017 - 2018: (Click on Blue hyperlinks)

04 December 17:  Gas Turbine Forecasting and Outages – Jason Hampton, MD&A Channelview - Presentation

23 January 18:  Gas Turbine Controls - Joint with ASME STS Apollo Turbomachinery Subsection - Presentation

19 March 18:  Gas Turbine Active Combustion System Tuning, Bill Barras, Ethos Energy – BW8 / SH 288

07 May 18:  Gas Turbine Flexible Operations or GT Fired Boilers / Comb. Cycle Steam Turbines – West Houston

Other Events:

27 March 2018:  Reciprocating Compressor Packages for Oil & Gas Industry, Neuman & Esser-Katy TX, Apollo Sub Section


11-15 June 2018:  ASME IGTI Turbo Expo - Lillestrøm, Norway;

Resources Page (Contacts, Organizations, Career Opportunities) Click to view


ASME International Gas Turbine Institute:


Interested in some publicity via a webinar?  If you have a great idea on a 1 hour or so gas turbine related webinar, contact Shirley Barton at ASME IGTI, for details!




Chapter Purpose


The ASME International South Texas Section Gas Turbine Technical Chapter (GTTC) provides a platform where gas turbine industry professionals from engineering to fabrication, service, maintenance and operation meet with each other to exchange the latest information and current issues in the areas of gas turbine technologies.  ASME membership is encouraged (, but not required.


GTTC welcomes a wide range of expertise voice in the industry to offer informative technical presentations, and share our varied knowledge and experiences with the rest of our colleagues.


This organization provides an excellent opportunity and focuses for both technical, and business individuals to benefit from:


         Engineering Education

         Business/Financial Issues

         Information Exchange









Topics of Interest:


The discussions and presentations at GTTC are focused on the following gas turbine related areas:






         Repair & Refurbishment

         Market Trends

         Plant Construction

         International Business Opportunities