Time Title Author Institute/Company
Registration + Coffee

Morning Session Chair: Peter West

09:55 Welcome    
10:00 Furnace Refractory Structure Auditing Mike Horsfield Dismatec
10:40 Inspection of Refractories Sam Franklin Eagle Refractories
11:20 Coffee    
11:50 Use of oxygen up to and during a regenerator hot repair Neil Simpson Simpson Combustion and Energy Ltd
12:30 Panel questions
13.00 Buffet lunch
  Afternoon Session Chair: Matthew Demmon    
14:00 Silica Crown Repairs Peter West Ardagh
14:40 Breathe Easy – maintenance solutions for glass furnace regenerators Mike Rose Lizmontagens Thermal Technologies.
15:20 Tea + Biscuits    
16:10 Training Presentation: Extending the life of Electric Furnaces Andy Reynolds Fives
16:50 Thinking out of the box Stuart Hakes FIC
17:30 Panel questions    
18:00 Finish    


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