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 -  Presentation TBD

14 May 2018:  Gas Turbine Basics – Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSGs), HRST, Inc. – Gaumer Process, NW Houston – OFFICER ELECTIONS, Come join the board!!!!
04 Jun 2018:  Annual GTTC Planning Meeting, La
Madeline’s, 10001 Westheimer Rd #2123, Houston, TX 77042 – All are welcome to help plan and or execute the 2018 – 2019 Program Year!!

Other Events:

29 May 2018:  Apollo Sub Section Meeting - Gas Compression Technologies for Oil & Gas Applications, Man Diesel & Turbo North America, Inc.1600A Brittmoor Road, Houston, 77043, RSVP:

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