Patent Number: 8,820,748

Title: Sealing system for a turbomachine

Abstract: A sealing system for a turbomachine for sealing an annular gap between a rotor and a stator of the turbomachine has a sealing body which can be inserted into the annular gap and can bridge the latter, said sealing body being embodied elastically and thereby able to compensate for a height variation of the annular gap, and at least one sealing ring which is embedded in the sealing body such that the sealing ring is held by the sealing body in the annular gap between the rotor and the stator.

Inventors: Berendt; Oliver (Gorlitz, DE)

Assignee: Siemens Aktiengesellschaft

International Classification: F16J 15/447 (20060101); F01D 11/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 9/02/12018