Courses scheduled for 2019 and beyond

16 – 17 January 2019

Expert Training 1: Introduction to glass melting

CelSian is organizing a 2-day expert training session providing an introduction to glass melting. This training course is scheduled for January 16-17 (2019) at the Wentbridge House hotel in Wentbridge, West Yorkshire (UK). The target group of this training includes employees of glass producing companies and suppliers to the glass industry who need a general overview of the most relevant processes and challenges (emission & energy reduction, preserving furnace lifetime, and batch cost reduction) without the need having a full in-depth understanding of these topics.
The trainers are Neil Simpson and Oscar Verheijen.

Location:

Wentbridge House (www.wentbridgehouse.co.uk)

The Great North Road, Wentbridge, West Yorkshire, WF8 3JJ

Price:
£1750 (each additional company participant: £1600); costs ex travel + hotel expenses

13 – 14 March 2019

Expert Training 2: Redox – Fining – Glass quality

Another 2-day expert training session is dedicated to understanding (the link between) redox, fining and glass quality. This course is scheduled for March 13-14 (2019) at the Etrop Grange Hotel in Manchester, UK (next to Manchester Airport). This course provides fundamental understanding of glass (melt) redox state and the impact of redox state on heat transfer, fining, foaming, glass defects (bubbles), and glass color. Moreover, it also presents ways to control redox state by means of batch modifications and changing in furnace operational settings. The target group of this expert training session includes batch & furnace managers and glass technologists. The trainer is Anne-Jans Faber.

Location:

Etrop Grange Hotel, Manchester (airport)

Price:
1950 (each additional company participant: €1800); costs ex travel + hotel expenses.
On request we can invoice you in GBP.

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16 – 17 May 2019

Expert Training 3: Advanced combustion and Emission

The third course is fully dedicated to ‘advanced combustion and emissions’ and will be held on May 15-16 (2019) at the CelSian premises in Eindhoven (The Netherlands). The topics of this expert training session comprise of combustion (air- and oxygen firing), burner technology, combustion control including required sensors, NOx emission formation, regulation, and control. The third expert training session is also aiming at batch & furnace managers and glass technologists.
The trainers are to be decided.

Location:

CelSian premises in Eindhoven (the Netherlands)

Zwaanstraat 1, Bldg TZ, Eindhoven

Price:
1950 (each additional company participant: €1800); costs ex travel + hotel expenses

27 – 28 March, 2019

GlassTrend study tour 2019

GlassTrend study tour (for GlassTrend members only).

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3 – 7 June 2019

CelSian – NCNG International Glass Technology Course – Toledo, USA

This indepth course covers many aspects of glass and glass production from raw materials to formed product, including glass structure & properties and mainly concentrates on glass melting technology. Originally started in 1990, the course has been attended by more than 1800 employees from the worldwide glass industry.

30 September – 4 October 2019

CelSian – NCNG International Glass Technology Course – Eindhoven, the Netherlands

This indepth course covers many aspects of glass and glass production from raw materials to formed product, including glass structure & properties and mainly concentrates on glass melting technology. Originally started in 1990, the course has been attended by more than 1800 employees from the worldwide glass industry.

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