Furnace Solutions 13 at Lucideon on 7 June 2018

All presenters, who are not part of the Melting Technical Committee [MTC], will be eligible for ‘The Michael Garvey Award’ - for the day's best presentation. The recipient of the award is decided by members of the MTC present on the day.  The 2017 - FS12 Award went to Tunc Goruney, Sisecam for his presentation titled "Pushing the Envelope of Waste Heat Recovery in Oxy-fuel Tableware Furnaces”


Programme Furnace Solutions 13

09:00 Registration & Coffee    
09:45 Welcome: Lucideon    
09:55 Welcome: Nigel Longshaw MTC Chair - Session Chairman Nigel Longshaw

Sébastien Bourdonnais


Refractory material challenges on sodalime glass furnace feeder

10:30 Giorgio Minestrini Stara Glass

Primary techniques for NOx containment for a more sustainable glass industry.
The achievements of the Prime Glass Project applied to the furnace design

Coffee & Biscuits
11:30 Erik Muijsenberg Glass Service What opportunities Industry 4.0 brings to the Glass Industry

Jan Viduna

Air Products

Performance, Emissions and Quality Improvements in Oxy-Fuel Glass Furnaces through Innovative Burner Technology

12:30 Mattias Hagen LTB Ecopure Catalyst Candle Filter -  The New Alternative For Flue Gas Treatment
Buffet Lunch
  Session Chairman Iain Shoveller
14:00 Stuart Hakes FIC (UK) Ltd The Future has to be Superboosting and All-Electric Boosting
14:30 Frederic Acker Sorg

SORG 340S+ Forehearths, Improvements and Operational Data

Tea & Biscuits

Mark Bennett &
Neil Simpson

Ametek Land &
Simpson Combustion and Energy

Thermal Imaging using a "NOx Filter" Helps Optimise Combustion for Emission Reduction

Presentation of "The Michael Garvey Award" Courtesy of Guardian Glass

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