Stahlinstitut VDEh – 26.10.2021

Programme and Registration

Programme and Registration

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Hydrogen-based reduction of iron ores

- online-seminar -

Nov 2nd, 2021 – Nov 3rd, 2021seminar in english

- Supervisors responsible for decisions on metallurgy, energy, strategy, environmental protection
- Analysts, stake holders and decision makers in energy transition, low carbon economy and decarbonization
- Staffs on blast furnace, R&D and raw materials

The seminar places the emphasis on a wide overview on the subject: the first day covers the fundamentals and conditions for hydrogen-based iron ore reduction. The lectures of the second day round off the programme with practical approaches on dif-ferent industrial plant concepts.

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Refractory Technology - Applications, Wear Mechanism and Failures

- online seminar -

Nov 22nd, 2021 – Nov 24th, 2021seminar in english

This seminar is intended for operating engineers of the iron and steel industry, the manufacturer and the user industries as well as employees of purchasing departments who wish to use the experience of manufacturers and users for their own activities.

Maintenance and operating personnel, supervisors responsible for plant and unit operations, and managers responsible for decisions on refractory problems will learn about new materials and installation methods. Refractory installers, third party inspectors and contract maintenance personnel will particularly benefit from detailed discussions on new installation techniques and materials.

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Secondary Metallurgy of Steel

- online seminar -

Dec 8th, 2021 – Dec 10th, 2021seminar in english

Target Group:
Steel shop operating staff / Steel shop maintenance staff / Steel shop installers / Steel shop operation managers / Engineers interested in cleanliness of steel
Overview: Tasks of modern secondary metallurgy / Requirements of materials technology to metallurgy / Chemistry crash course: How to read phase diagrams / Thermodynamic and kinetics for secondary metallurgy / Fluid dynamics in the ladle / Kinetics of special reactions in secondary metallurgy / Deoxidation / Calcium metallurgy / Metallurgy of the ladle furnace / Metallurgy of ladle tank degassing / Metallurgy of RH degassing / Metallurgy of VOD and AOD process / Special melting processes, especially ESU

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Stainless Steels

- online seminar -

Feb 1st, 2022 – Feb 2nd, 2022seminar in english

Stainless steel is a material that is used for an ever-increasing range of applications due to its diverse properties. Not only the corrosion resistance but also the hygienic or aesthetic aspects lead to an increased use of the material in a wide variety of fields of application.

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