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May 15–18, 2016

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Control of Potline Scrubber & Fugitive Emissions for Aluminum Smelters Course
May 15–18, 2016 • Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Control of Potline Scrubber & Fugitive Emissions for Aluminum Smelters is solely focused on providing a complete, intensive overview of the latest techniques, as well as the fundamental knowledge necessary for effectively managing and reducing emissions in aluminum smelting.

Networking opportunities and the plant tour offered as a part of the course will enable attendees to build a professional community by connecting them with colleagues in environmental management from other companies and organizations.

Sponsored by the TMS Light Metals Division (LMD) and Aluminum Committee, this course is the newest offering in TMS’s highly impactful series of courses developed expressly for the aluminum industry since 1995. The Control of Potline Scrubber & Fugitive Emissions for Aluminum Smelters course will expand on the curriculum of the popular Pot Ventilation and Dry Scrubbing Operations course offered at the TMS 2013 Annual Meeting & Exhibition, while also enhancing access to the global professional community.

What You Will Learn
This four-day course will feature in-depth presentations encompassing the broadest possible scope of knowledge and ideas that can be leveraged in a variety of situations. Technical topics for this course include:
  • Overview of Emissions
  • Emission Fundamentals—Fluoride, SO2, Particulates
  • Pot Ventilation and Scrubber Technologies
  • Dry Scrubber Design
  • Dry Scrubber Operation (Focus on Injector Reactors and Baghouse Designs)
  • SO2 Wet Scrubber Operation and Control
  • Practical Tips to Evaluate Scrubber Technology Bidding Stage
  • Advancements and Developments in Potline Scrubbing, Including Gas Cooling Options
  • Management of Potroom Fugitive Emissions
  • Supplier Workshops and Smelter Field Visit
To view the latest course schedule, visit the Technical Program page.
Who Will Benefit
  • Plant and training managers, process engineers, and other technical personnel at aluminum smelters who are interested in managing environmental emissions
  • Suppliers of environmental control equipment
  • Young professionals looking to develop their career in the aluminum industry
  • Those aspiring to leadership in environmental management within their company and the aluminum industry

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