Refractory Technology – Refractory Materials and Slags in Metallurgy

24. November 2019 - 27. November 2019

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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Directed by

Subject “Refractories Materials”: Dr. Patrick Tassot, Refratechnik Steel GmbH, Düsseldorf
Subject „Slags“: Dr.-Ing. Helmut Lachmund, AG der Dillinger Hüttenwerke, Dillingen


Basics on chemical and mineralogical composition of refractory material and slag / Testing and evaluation of refractory materials in the laboratory / Dolomite refractories in the steel industry / Synthetic alumina raw material and high alumina cement / Insulating materials for the steel industry / The world of monolithics / Machines for processing and delivering refractory concretes and sprayable refractories / Lime- and dolomite products for steelmaking / Blast furnace process and slags / Oxygen steel making process / Secondary metallurgy / Synthetic slags / Basic bricks for the steel industry / Production and use of Blast furnace slags and steel slags

Registration Fee

  • EUR 1.470.- (EUR 1.190.- registration fee VAT-free plus EUR 280.- conference package)
  • EUR 1.270.-* (EUR 990.-* registration fee VAT-free plus EUR 280.- conference package)

* 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.


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Holzmarkt 4
50676 Köln


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