Energy savings from glass furnaces

Thursday February 9 – Morning

10:30 The future of Glass Furnaces in a decarbonised world

Stuart Hakes, Chief Executive, FIC UK

10:50 Data collection to implement energy-saving strategies

Mr Gianluca Cera, Melting, Energy & Automation Manager, BDF Industries

11:10 All-electric melting technologies on the road to decarbonization

Andrew Reynolds, Business Development Director, Fives Stein


11:50 Mr Mike Davies, Managing Director, TECO

12:10 Combining IMAGEPro Glass with NIR-B-2K Thermal imaging to Improve Your Carbon Footprint and Reduce NOx Emissions in Glass Furnace Applications

Philippe Kerbois, Global Industry Manager – Glass, AMETEK Land

12:30 How much CO2 are glass furnaces producing and why you may want to measure?

Neil Simpson, Consultant and Managing Director, Simpson Combustion Ltd

12:50 Energy Balance Simulations to Quantify Energy/Cost savings

Andries Habraken, Segment Leader Process Optimization, CelSian

Oscar Verheijen, Segment Leader R&D and GlassTrend Chairman, CelSian