Stahlinstitut VDEh – 09.05.2021

Ironmaking, Part II: Advanced Course

08.06.2021 – 09.06.2021seminar in english

The online-seminar  takes place daily from 12.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. CET

Technical Chairmen

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dieter Senk
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Schmöle


• Operational practices and challenges
• Hearth and deadman dynamics
• Modelling and simulation
• Injection of carbon-hydrogen carriers into the BF
• Various BF operation modes worldwide
• Energy network in integrated iron and steel works
• Quality and use of blast furnace slags
• Environmental protection
• Direct reduction and hydrogen-based reduction

Target Group

• BF operating and maintenance staff
• Supervisors responsible for decisions on metallurgy, energy
• Raw material and purchasing staff 
• Mining staff 

 Registration fee

1 module:  540,00 €* // 590,00 € registration fee VAT-free

both modules: 900,00 €* // 990,00 € registration fee VAT-free

* for employees of member companies and individual members of the Steel Institute VDEh. Scientific staff of universities and for each additional participant from the same company gets a 50 % off. 

+++ as part of the VDEh youth development sponsorship also young engineers (up to 35 years)
of member companies receive a 50 % discount +++


Cancellation free of charge is not possible after receiving of the log-in data.


Stahl-Akademie / Stahlinstitut VDEh
Steel Academy /  Steel Institute VDEh

Sohnstraße 65 / 40237 Düsseldorf/Germany
Fon +49 211 6707-458 / Fax -655 /  /

Online Seminar Concept

Technical quality:

The Steel Academy attaches great importance to the audio-visual quality of its online seminars. This 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.

Online seminar - how does it work?

  •   2-3 days before seminar’s starting you receive an e-mail with a link and a password
  •   the link leads you to the streaming platform
  •   you log in with the password

We recommend using earphones, LAN or good WLAN


(2 x) 2 days, each day 5 hours 12.30 p.m. till 5.30 p.m. CET

Seminar handouts:

2-3 days before seminar’s starting the participant can download the presentations as a pdf

Ihr Ansprechpartner

Peter Schmieding

Peter Schmieding

Leiter Stahl-Akademie

Stahlinstitut VDEh
Sohnstraße 65
40237 Düsseldorf

Telefon: +49 211 6707-478