BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Microsoft Corporation//Outlook 16.0 MIMEDIR//EN VERSION:2.0 METHOD:PUBLISH X-MS-OLK-FORCEINSPECTOROPEN:TRUE BEGIN:VEVENT CLASS:PUBLIC CREATED:20210305T181712Z DESCRIPTION:About the Program\nSecondary steelmaking refractory maintenance is vital to both productivity and safety in a meltshop and caster. It is important for those involved to have a thorough understanding of the basic concepts of refractory system design. Consultants\, suppliers and recogni zed industry experts have developed a curriculum to educate attendees on t he following topics: refractory raw material selection\; properties of ref ractories\, application and limitations of refractories\; theory and appli cation of insulation\; design and application of stir plugs\, lances and s lidegates\; free opens\, refractory handling\, installation and pre-heatin g\; ladle secondary steelmaking — LMF\; and casting requirements and wea r mechanisms.\nPresentations will provide data from steelmaking operations \, and attendees will benefit from the practical experience of the present ers\, including the application of the latest tools and techniques being u sed. Open discussions will allow participants to gather additional informa tion and network with attendees and instructors.\n\n DTEND;VALUE=DATE:20211008 DTSTAMP:20210305T181712Z DTSTART;VALUE=DATE:20211005 LAST-MODIFIED:20210305T181712Z LOCATION:The DoubleTree Colorado Springs • Colorado Springs\, CO\, USA PRIORITY:5 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY;LANGUAGE=en-us:AIST Secondary Steelmaking Refractories – A Practi cal Training Seminar TRANSP:TRANSPARENT UID:040000008200E00074C5B7101A82E0080000000060C6A2DAC111D701000000000000000 0100000000DBA4633C093B1429BF8FC30DDE990CB X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:\n