link to https://www.gre.ac.uk/engsci/research/groups/wolfsoncentre/coupro/sc/pcobs

28 – 29 April 2020; Skype delivery

Fee £675 per person, discounts offered for multiple registrations from one company.

The course covers subjects including system components, design techniques, operation and control of blow tank systems, explosion hazards and operational problems. It also deals with the important but often neglected area of interfacing storage bins with conveying systems.

You will learn:

  • Techniques for reducing product degradation during conveying
  • Ways to reduce maintenance, repair and unplanned stoppages to pneumatic conveying equipment
  • Methods of reducing energy consumption
  • How to troubleshoot problematic systems
  • How to eliminate blockages in pneumatic pipelines
  • Explosion Hazards including ATEX Directives
  • Operation and control of blow tanks
  • System selection and operation
  • Interfacing storage bins to conveying systems
  • Relevant case studies from industry

Course leader, Mike Bradley, is Professor of Bulk and Particulate Technologies and Director of The Wolfson Centre. He has worked internationally on design and troubleshooting of bulk solids handling as a commercial consultant and research expert for over twenty years.

Format:

Once delegates have registered, each person will be contacted to discuss their ideal method of presentation, whether the course should be split into several shorter slots over a week/couple of weeks, or if it should be presented in full over 2 days. We will do our best to suit your requirements whilst we continue social distancing and working from home.

Please register via the on line booking form or by contacting Caroline at wolfson-enquiries@gre.ac.uk