Stahlinstitut VDEh – 28.05.2020

Refractory Technology - Applications, Wear Mechanism and Failures

22.11.2020 – 25.11.2020seminar in english

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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Fachliche Leitung / Directed by

Dr. Andreas Buhr, Frankfurt

Seminarinhalt / Content

Steel manufacturing process / General overview of wear mechanisms, methods for examination of the refractory material after use / Refractory lining and wear mechanism of blast furnace, taphole, and runners / Refractory lining and wear in the torpedo ladle / Process conditions and factors affecting the refractory lining life and the development of refractory materials technology in oxygen blowing converters / Steel Teeming Ladle: ladle metallurgical treatments, refractory stress, materials and lining concepts / Challenges and solutions for continuous casting refrac-tories in consideration of clean steel, automation and economy / Refractory lining and wear of AC and DC furnaces / Economics in refractory usage / Team-work on failure case studies

Teilnahmegebühr / Registration Fee

990,00* € registration fee VAT-free plus 300,00 € conference package
(total 1.290,00 €)
1.190,00 € registration fee VAT-free plus 300,00 € conference package
(total 1.490,00 €)

* for employees from member plants and personal members of the steel institute VDEh. University staff and students receive a 50% discount on the seminar fee (not on the catering package).
The seminar fee is VAT-free according to § 4, number 22 UStG, the catering rate includes 19% VAT. A free withdrawal from the seminar is possible until 2 weeks prior to the start. Then, 25% of the seminar fee must be paid.

The total registration amount will be charged for no show or cancellation from the first day of the event. The participant resp. his company also has to bear the cancellation costs of the seminar hotel.

Veranstaltungsort / Venue

art’otel Köln
Holzmarkt 4
50676 Köln

The Steel Academy will automatically make a room booking for the participants at the art’otel Cologne from 22 to 25 November 2020 for a special rate of EUR 110,00/night incl. breakfast. The hotel room bill will be settled by you upon departure. Please advice at registration, if you do not need a reservation or whether you would like to stay longer in the hotel.. The participant resp. his company has to bear the cancellation costs of the seminar hotel.

Ihr Ansprechpartner

Peter Schmieding

Peter Schmieding

Leiter Stahl-Akademie

Stahlinstitut VDEh
Sohnstraße 65
40237 Düsseldorf

Telefon: +49 211 6707-478