Hot Sheet & Plate Rolling Fund.


Schedule

20–24 October 2019 • Blue Chip Casino Hotel Spa • Michigan City, IN, USA


Sunday, 20 October 2019

4–6 p.m.

Registration

5–6 p.m. 

Welcome Reception

Monday, 21 October 2019

7 a.m.

Registration and Breakfast

8 a.m.

Introductions and Opening Remarks

8:30 a.m.

Safety Presentation

9:15 a.m.

Safety Panel Discussion

9:45 a.m.

Break

10 a.m. 

Safety Share
 

10:10 a.m.

Overview of Rolling
 

10:45 a.m. 

Rolling Theory

11:45 a.m.

Lunch

12:45 p.m.

Safety Share

1 p.m.

Metallurgical Basics/Application of Fundamentals to Hot-Rolled Processing/Products

2:15 p.m.

Break

2:30 p.m.

Safety Share

2:40 p.m.

Reheat and Tunnel Furnace

3:30 p.m.

Roughing Mill Area Equipment

4:30 p.m. 

Question and Answer Session

5 p.m.

Reception

Tuesday, 22 October 2019

7 a.m.

Breakfast

8 a.m.

Introductions

8:15 a.m.

Flatness With Profile Control

9:45 a.m.

Break

10 a.m.

Maintenance and Reliability Part 1
 

11 a.m. 

Maintenance and Reliability Part 2

Noon

Lunch  

1 p.m.  

Plant Tour

5 p.m.

Reception

Wednesday, 23 October 2019

7 a.m.

Breakfast

HOT SHEET ROLLING TRACK

8 a.m.

Introductions

8:15 a.m.

Finishing Mill Equipment 1 and 2

9:45 a.m. 

Break

10 a.m.

Mini-Mills

11 a.m. 

Finishing Mill Operations and Temperature Control

Noon

Lunch  

1 p.m. 

Hot Rolling Defects

2 p.m.

Break

2:15 p.m.

Hot Rolling Defects (Cont’d)

3:15 p.m.

Continued Developments in Hot Rolling

4:30 p.m.

Question and Answer Session

PLATE ROLLING TRACK

8 a.m.

Plate Rolling Introduction

8:15 a.m. 

Steckel Rolling — Process

9 a.m. 

Steckel Rolling — Equipment

9:45 a.m.

Break

10 a.m.

Discrete Plate Rolling — Process

11 a.m. 

Discrete Plate Rolling — Equipment

Noon

Lunch  

1 p.m.

Plate Finishing Equipment

2 p.m.

Break   

2:15 p.m.

Practical Aspects of Plate Leveling

3:30 p.m. 

Plate Heat Treating

4:30 p.m.

Question and Answer Session

Thursday, 24 October 2019

7 a.m.

Breakfast

8 a.m. 

Introductions

8:15 a.m.

Gauge and Width Control

10:15 a.m.

Break

10:30 a.m.

Descaling, Roll Cooling and Spray Issues in Hot Rolling

11:30 a.m.

Lunch

12:30 a.m. 

Hot Strip Mill Downcoilers — Practical Considerations for Operation and Maintenance

1:30 p.m.

Runout Table Cooling Technology

2:30 p.m. 

Break

2:45 p.m. 

Roll Design/Roll Surface Quality

3:30 p.m.

Roll Shop Practices

4:30 p.m.

Question and Answer Session and Closing Comments

5 p.m.

Conference Adjourn