Stahlinstitut VDEh – 26.10.2021

Hydrogen-based reduction of iron ores

02.11.2021 – 03.11.2021seminar in english

The online-seminar  takes place daily from 8.30 a.m. till 1:30 p.m. CET

Directed by

Dr.-Ing. Hans Bodo Lüngen


CO2-emissions and their mitigation in the steel industry / History, developments and processes of direct reduction / Thermodynamics and kinetics of hydrogen-based reduction /  Injection of carbon-hydrogen carriers into the blast furnace / Injection of hydrogen-based top gas into the blast furnace / Iron ores for hydrogen-based direct reduction / Hydrogen-based direct reduction with Midrex / Hydrogen-based direct reduction with HyL/Energiron / Melting of DRI in the EAF or in the SAF (”Melter”)? / Refractory material for DR plants / Hydrogen and refractories / Hydrogen-based direct steelmaking with hydrogen plasma

Online-seminar Organisation

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.

A 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 days, 5 hours from 8.30 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. CET Berlin time

Seminar handouts

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

Registration Fee

€ 590,00* // € 640,00 VAT-free

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

   +++ 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.

Ihr Ansprechpartner

Peter Schmieding

Peter Schmieding

Leiter Stahl-Akademie

Stahlinstitut VDEh
Sohnstraße 65
40237 Düsseldorf

Telefon: +49 211 6707-478