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Stahlinstitut VDEh
Sohnstraße 65
40237 Düsseldorf
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Peter Schmieding
Leiter Stahl-Akademie

Tel.: +49 (0) 2 11-6707-478
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Electrical Engineering of Arc Furnaces

09. März 2020 - 11. März 2020

Leading experts will present basic principles and new technologies of electric steelmaking for maintenance and operating personnel, supervisors responsible for plant and unit operations and managers. Steelshop installers, third party inspectors, and contract maintenance personnel will particularly benefit from detailed discussions on new developments and techniques.


For further information please see the flyer



Fachliche Leitung / Directed by

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Krüger, Max Aicher GmbH & Co. KG, Freilassing


Seminarinhalt / Content

Physics of Furnace-Arcs / Equivalent Circuit-Diagram of AC-Furnaces / Short Circuit and Operating Reactance / Circle Diagram of AC-Furnaces / Power Supply of Electric Arc Furnaces and Requirements of the Supply Network / Furnace Transformers / Energy Balance of the Electric Arc / Energy Balance of the Electric Arc Furnace / Energetic Modelling of the Electrical Arc Furnace Process / Foaming Slag Control / Power Converters and Static Var Control for Electric Arc Furnaces / Design of the High-current System for AC-Furnaces / Electrical Layout of Electric Arc Furnaces / Graphite Electrodes for Electric Arc Furnaces / Power Control of AC-Furnaces / Electric Principles of DC-Furnaces


Teilnahmegebühr / Registration Fee

EUR 1.190,00 registration fee VAT-free plus EUR 232,00 conference package (total EUR 1.422,00)

EUR 990,00* registration fee VAT-free plus EUR 232,00 conference package (total EUR 1.222,00)

* for employees of member companies and individual members of the Steel Institute VDEh

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 also has to bear the cancellation costs of the seminar hotel.


Veranstaltungsort / Venue

Art’otel Cologne
Holzmarkt 4
50676 Köln
The Steel Academy will automatically make a room booking for the participants at the art’otel Cologne from 8 (evening prior to the seminar’s beginning) to 11 March 2020 for a special rate of EUR 101,00 per night incl. breakfast. The hotel room bill will be settled by you upon departure. Please advise at your registration, if you do not need a reservation or whether you would like to stay longer in the hotel.



For your registration please send an e-mail including the following information to info@stahl-akademie.de: First- and Lastname, Title, Organisation/Company, billing address. Please tell us also if you have a VDEh-Membership (organisation or person) [yes/no].


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