Lead Processing Two-Day Course

Dates and Times:

Saturday, February 22, 2020, 10:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, February 23, 2020, 9:30 a.m. to Noon
San Diego Convention Center, Room 2
Andreas Siegmund, LanMetCon, LLC, and Joe Grogan, Gopher Resources


This short course will emphasize the fundamental aspects of the extractive metallurgy of lead and will complement the presentations given at the 9th International Symposium on Lead and Zinc Processing (PbZn 2020), held in conjunction with TMS2020. The course will review the fundamental basis for the technologies now used by the industry and will offer a foundation for the development of new processes.

Who Should Attend?

This course will be useful to professionals working in both academia and industry.

Learning Objectives

This course is divided into the following sessions:

  • Fundamentals
  • Primary Lead Smelting
  • Bottom Blowing Technologies
  • Slag Fuming
  • Secondary Lead Smelting
  • Applied Refractories in Lead Smelting
  • SKS Technology for Lead Smelting

Registration Rates

Registering As Advance Registration Rate
(on or before January 17)
Standard Registration Rate
(after January 17)
Member $550 $600
Non-member $600 $650
Student $275 $325

How To Register

Register for this course through the TMS2020 registration form.

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Remember to register for the conference and any short courses by January 17 for the best rates.