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SAIMM Pretoria Branch Iron Ore Symposium

Event Start Date 07 March 2018
Event End Date 08 March 2018
Location Symposium at Engineering 1, Exhibition Space, University of Pretoria
Downloads Pretoria Branch Symposium _ 7 _ 8 March 2018.pdf

Pretoria Branch 2018 iron use

Programme

Wednesday, 7 March 2018 
08:30–09:00 Arrival and registration
09:00–09:15 Welcoming Address by the Dean
Prof. Sunil Maharaj
09:15–10:00 Commodity trends in Capital Markets
Mrs Wilna Hoffman, Multotec
10:00–12:00 The mineralogy of iron ore
Dr Liming Lu, CSIRO
12:00–12:30 Lunch
12:30–14:30 Flotation of iron ore
Prof. Leal Laurindo, Vale, Brazil
14:30–16:30 Raw materials and binders for iron ore pellets
Dr Joseph Poveromo, USA
Thursday, 8 March 2018 
08:30–09:00 Arrival
09:00–11:00 The mineralogy of iron ore sinter
Dr Liming Lu, CSIRO
11:00–12:30 The SFCA phase in iron sinter
Prof. Johan de Villiers, UP
12:30–13:00 Lunch
13:00–15:00 Physical simulation of blast furnace conditions to determine and model metallurgical characteristics of iron ore, pellets, and sinter
Mr Jacques Muller, (Anglo American)
15:00–16:00 Iron ore value-in-use
Mr Kobus Vreugdenburg, (Anglo American)

For more info contact:

Dr Natasia Naude
Natasia.naude@up.ac.za

Prof. Andrie Garbers-Craig
Andrie.Garbers-Craig@up.ac.za

 

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