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Duration, Dates and Costs

Five-day classroom training and practical on-site lessons

Training course 2022: 7 - 10. March 2022

2,500 € per participant

General conditions for seminars apply.
 

Number of participants (min. - max.)

  • 10 – 20
     

Learning outcomes and outcomes

  • The participants learn how to conduct and evaluate cement kiln trials (according to VDZ code of practice “VT 10”) and mill trials.
  • Calculate energy and mass-balances at cement kilns according to VDZ procedure (energy and mass-balances: Vt10)
  • Plan and conduct kiln trials to gather data for energy and mass balances at cement kilns
  • Understand measurement and sampling techniques for kiln trials at basic level
  • Conduct examinations to optimize mill operation according to VDZ procedure.
     

Target group

  • Production personnel
  • Control room operators
  • Young engineers
     

Topics

  • Basics of conducting balances
  • Planning, organisation and realisation of plant examinations
  • Introduction into calculation of energy and mass balances
  • Introduction into measuring techniques
  • Case studies: Calculate an energy balance of a cyclone preheater plant, mass balance of a cyclone preheater
  • Effcient mill operation (Ball mill; Roller press; VRM)
  • Examinations of cement mills (focus on ball mills)
  • Case studies: Ball mill examinations / audits
  • Discussion of participants’ specific questions and problems
  • Plant visit
     

Methods

  • Presentaions, interactive exercises
  • Class room training
  • Site visit
     

Trainer

The training is led by highly skilled and experienced engineers.
 

Location

VDZ, Duesseldorf, Germany (nearest airport: DUS International)
 

Certificate

Upon successful completion of the training course the participants will receive a certificate of attendance.

How to find VDZ

VDZ
Toulouser Allee 71
40476 Düsseldorf
Germany

GPS: 51°15’00.5‘‘ N / 6°47’32.6‘‘ O

From DUS Airport

6 minutes
from Düsseldorf airport take the S1 in the direction of Solingen;
from Düsseldorf Airport Terminal with the S11 towards Bergisch Gladbach;
in each case as far as the Düsseldorf-Derendorf stop

12 minutes
by taxi

From Central Station

6 minutes
take the S 1 in the direction of Duisburg or Dortmund;
with the S 6 in the direction of Essen;
with the S 11 in the direction of Düsseldorf Airport Terminal;
in each case as far as the Düsseldorf-Derendorf stop

15 minutes
by taxi

Arrival by car

 
Please note: The only reasonable way to reach us by car is from the north via the B1 (Heinrich-Erhardt-Straße). From there, you can turn towards the University of Applied Sciences Düsseldorf (HSD) into Toulouser Allee and follow this street for about 500 m until you reach the entrance to the new VDZ building (Toulouser Allee 71, 40476 Düsseldorf) on the south side of the building.

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Registration is open.

2.500,- € per participant

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„Energy Balances and Efficiency“
07.03. - 10.03.2022

2.500,- €

Person to contact

Do you have questions regarding this course?

Julia Volchkova

+49-211-45 78-402
training@vdz-online.de

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