The Comision Federal de Electricidad of Mexico in 1954 ordered two mobile gas-turbine sets; an additional identical set was ordered in 1955. The first two units went into service in 1955 and the third in 1956. Therefore, all three units have been operated for more than 6 years. This paper reviews briefly the operation data and the difficulties and problems involved. Finally, a few remarks are made in relation to future use of similar units.

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