GENERAL GLASS TECHNOLOGY (AMERICAN SUMMER EDITION)
The training course is an excellent introduction for new entrants to the glass industry and a perfect refresher for more experienced ones. This course contains a global overview of key glass making technologies from raw materials till the glass forming process.
At the end of the training, you will have a clear view of the industrial glass production process, understanding of the current and future challenges, and plenty of ideas to optimize your process. This comprehensive course was developed in cooperation with the National Committee of the Dutch glass industry (NCNG).
- Glass and melt composition, structure, properties
- Raw materials and REACH
- Cullet and recycling
- Batch processing
- Batch-to melt conversion energy and kinetics
- Redox, colour and heat transfer
- Fining and foaming
- Furnace types, design and control
- Electrical melting
- Combustion and NOx
- Energy efficiency
- Emissions and Carbon capture
- Glass defects : bubbles and inclusions
When onsite, price includes 5 lunches and 2 dinners. It excludes tax and duties.
Are you joining with 5 other colleagues? The 6th participant can join for free. Contact us to get a 15% discount.