Infacon XV

International Ferro-Alloys Congress

February 25-28, 2018
Century City Conference Centre
Cape Town, SouthAfrica

Hatch is a proud sponsor, exhibitor, and presenter at Infacon XV: International Ferro-Alloys Congress held at the Century City Conference Centre in Cape Town, South Africa.

INFACON (International Ferro-Alloys Congress) was founded in South Africa in 1974 by the SAIMM (Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy), Mintek (then the National Institute for Metallurgy), and the Ferro Alloys Producers' Association (FAPA) when the first INFACON was held in Johannesburg. The intention of INFACON is to stimulate technical interchange on all aspects of ferro-alloy production.

Hatch will be exhibiting at Booth #A6 in Hall D and represented by the following speakers:

  • Michael Bradfield will present Impact of Air Granulation on the Ferrochrome Value Chain in Metallurgical Smelter Complexes on Tuesday, February 27 at 3:00 p.m. SAST in Room 8.
  • David Chataway will present Hatch ElectroDAR on Wednesday, February 28 at 2:30 p.m. SAST in Hall C.
  • Frans Hanneman will present Impact of electrode sealing on submerged arc ferro-alloy furnace conditions on Wednesday, February 28 at 12:35 p.m. SAST in Hall C.
  • Dawid Theron will present Development of electrode tip position measurement technology for electric furnaces on Wednesday, February 28 at 1:40 p.m. SAST in Hall C.

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