22. Juni 2020 - 24. Juni 2020
Although oxygen steelmaking is a well-known process there are a lot of current challenges for the operating engineer: the quality of raw materials, process control, different operating practices, modelling, CFD and Industry 4.0. Next to these new questions the seminar programme also includes the important basics ther-modynamics, chemical reactions kinetics, heat and mass balance and a lecture on tramp elements. The participants will learn about modern processes on oxygen steelmaking and will particularly benefit from detailed discussions.
Fachliche Leitung / Directed by
Karl-Heinz Spitzer and Jochen Schlüter
Seminarinhalt / Content
History, developments 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 / Design and construction of modern Oxygen Converters / Chemical Reactions Kinetics: Refining Reactions and Slag Forming in the BOF Process / Mass Balanace and Heat Balance / Converter Process Modelling / Qualities of Raw Materials / Refractory Materials for BOF / Comparison of different Converter Operation Practices: US – Europe – Japan / Environmental Aspects: Dedusting / Practical Approaches on Converter Process Control / Steel Panel on Raw Materials and Operation Practices
Teilnahmegebühr / Registration Fee
EUR 1.190,00 registration fee VAT-free plus EUR 255,00 conference package (total EUR 1.445,00)
EUR 990,00* registration fee VAT-free plus EUR 255,00 conference package(total EUR 1.245,00)
* for employees of member companies and individual members of the Steel Institute VDEh
The conference package includes food and beverages during the seminar.
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
Dorint An Den Westfalenhallen Dortmund
The Steel Academy will automatically make a room booking for the participants at the Dorint Dortmund from 21 (the evening prior to the seminar’s beginning) to 24 June 2020 for a special rate of EUR 114,00 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 firstname.lastname@example.org: 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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