Stahlinstitut VDEh – 04.08.2020

Oxygen Steelmaking

28.09.2020 – 30.09.2020seminar in english

The online-seminar  takes place daily from 8.30 a.m. till 1 p.m. CET

Directed by

Karl-Heinz Spitzer and Jochen Schlüter


Design, construction and types and of oxygen converters / Thermodynamic and Kinetic Basics in the Converter Process / Tramp Elements / Hot-Metal Pretreatment / Computational Fluid Dynamics in the Converter / Chemical Reactions Kinetics: Refining Reactions and Slag Forming in the BOF Process -  Practical Approach: Converter Process Control at Tata IJmuiden - Mass Balance and Heat Balance / Converter Process Modelling / Refractory Materials for BOF / Environmental Aspects: Dedusting / Comparison of different Converter Operation Practices: US - Europe - Japan - China

Online-Seminar Organisation

Technical quality

The Steel Academy attaches great importance to the audiovisual quality of its online-seminars. The Oxygen Steelmaking seminar will be broadcast as a live-stream from Steel Academy’s film studio in Dusseldorf – with high quality camera, microphone and lighting. In the picture will be shown the speaker and his presentation. A moderator leads through the lectures.

A online-seminar - how does it work?

  •   after seminar registration you receive an e-mail with a link and a pass word
  •   at seminars’s starting the link leads you to the streaming platform
  •   you log in with the pass word
  •   you need just a PC / laptop / tablet / cell phone
  •   no special program or software is required.


3 days, 4,5 hours in the morning 8.30 a.m. till 1 p.m.  

Seminar handouts

Before seminar’s starting the participant can download the presentations as a pdf.

Registration fee

  • € 750,00* // € 850,00 VAT-free

* for employees of member companies and individual members of the Steel Institute VDEh. Scientific staff of universities gets a 50 % off.

Each additional participant of the same company gets a 50 % discount.

Ihr Ansprechpartner

Peter Schmieding

Peter Schmieding

Leiter Stahl-Akademie

Stahlinstitut VDEh
Sohnstraße 65
40237 Düsseldorf

Telefon: +49 211 6707-478