Ceramic Industry

Center Offers Refractories Short Course

November 6, 2000
The Center for Professional Advancement will hold a short course on refractories for steel and industrial applications January 29-31, 2001, in Houston, Texas. The overview course includes a review of refractory fundamentals, while emphasizing selection and construction techniques for a variety of applications in steel plants, refineries, chemical plants, industrial furnaces, incinerators, utility boilers and aluminum furnaces. The course covers practical guidelines for inspecting and patching existing linings, criteria for field testing and accepting new installations, and vendor certification of materials prior to shipment.

For additional information, call (732) 613-4500 or fax (732) 238- 9113.