- Language: English
- Published: May 2010
- Region: Global
Aluminium Cast House Technology (Seventh Australian Asian Pacific Conference)
- Published: May 2010
- Region: Global, Asia, Australia
- 372 Pages
- John Wiley and Sons Ltd
This package contains the proceedings from the 7th Australian Asian Pacific Conference on Aluminium Cast House Technology in both print formats.
- Present the latest developments in cast house equipment, processes, technology, safety, markets, and management
- Broaden the training of engineers and scientists involved in melting and casting technologies
- Address topics of common concern to cast houses and foundries
- Emphasize the need for down-stream processing and value-added product in the context of Australian exports to the Asian and Pacific regions
The book contains more than 30 technical papers covering all aspects of aluminum cast house technology theory and practice including furnace preparation, melt treatment, casting, and quality issues.
A collection of papers from the 7th Australian Asian Pacific Conference on Aluminium Cast House Technology, to be held September 23-26, 2001.
Co-Sponsors and Steering Committee.
Prospects for the World Aluminium Markets (abstract only) (Tom Waring).
Aluminium Casthouse Technology Overview (Peter R. Whiteley).
Revised Hot Metal Logistics at Bayside Aluminium (M. J. Hughes).
New Product Developments for Aluminium Cast Houses (Leonard S. Aubrey, Dawid D. Smith and Luiz C.B. Martins
Measurements of the Performance of In-Line Processes Using LiMCA (T.N. Ware, M. Cooksey and M.J. Couper).
The Evolution of Furnace Operations in Alcan Smelter Castshops (Clark Weaver).
The Real Cost of Alloying in the Cast House (Jim Pearson and Paul Cooper).
Recent Developments in Aluminum Scrap Melting - Update (RichardS. Henderson, David V. Neff and Chris T. Vild).
Influence of Electromagnetic Stirring on the Melting of Aluminium (Olof Sjoden).
Salt Fluxes for Alkali and Alkaline Earth Element Removal from Molten Aluminum (David H. DeYoung).
Comparison of Rotary Salt & Non Salt Dross Processing Technologies (Garbis Simonian).
A Comprehensive Study of Ceramic Foam Filtration (Nicholas G. Towsey, Wolfgang Schneider and Hans-Peter Krug).
Which Method to Choose for Alkaline Reduction? Either in the Pot Room Crucible or in the Cast House (Martin B. Taylor).
Recent Developments in the Prediction of Grain Refiner Performance (D.H. StJohn and M.A. Easton).
Launder Design and the Use of Tempcal Modelling (abstract only) (J.O. Marthinusen and S. Ray).
Boron Nitride Release Coatings (Stephan Rudolph).
Two Years Experience with Wagstaff LHC Varimould Technology at Bayside Aluminium (K.G. Hall).
Netcast™ Shape Casting Technology: A Technological Breakthrough That Enhances the Cost Effectiveness of Aluminium Forgings (Mark Anderson, Richard Bruski, Daniel Groszkiewicz and Bob Wagstaff).
The Role of Surface Tension Forces in Gas Pressurized VDC Casting (R.W. Baker and J.K. Grandfield).
ATotal Business Cost Approach (Brett T. Aisen and Lachlan J. Massey).
Optimising Pit Recoveries on 6XXX Extrusion Billet (David Latter).
CAST HOUSE SAFETY.
Casthouse Safety in 2001 (John E. Jacoby).
Improving Safety Performance in an Aluminium Casthouse (Barry Taylor).
An Assessment of the Design of a Gautschi Mould Using Finite Element Analysis (Philip Clausen and Geoff Whan).
Horizontal Direct Chilled (HOC) Casting Technology for Aluminium and Requirements to Metal Cleanliness (Franz Niedermair).
Aspects of Heat Transfer During Production of Remelt Ingot Using Chain Casters (J.E. Grandfield, T.T. Nguyen, G. Redden and J.A. Taylor).
Twin-Belt Casting Technology Update (abstract only) (W. Szczypiorski).
Improving Horizontal Direct Chill Casting (A.H.A. Dawood).
Effect of Homogenisation Temperature and Time on Billet Microstructure and Extruded Properties of Alloy 6061 (M.J. Couper, M. Cooksey andB. Rinderer).
Effect of Homogenization on Small Diameter Billets - An Extruder's Experience (Hua-Tian Tan and Callistus Hing-Chih Lee).
Control of Wire Rod Physical Properties Like Ultimate Tensile Strength and Elongation by Close Monitoring of Rolling Energy Input (S.D. Chouharia, RS. GambhirandM. Dash).
Aluminium and Magnesium: Equipment and Process Comparison (Paul McGlade and Nigel Ricketts).
Recycling of Contaminated Aluminium Scrap - A Responsible Approach (Richard J. Evans
Cast House Refractories - Selection & Evaluation (Robert C. Flann).
Advances in On-Site Alloy Analysis and Identification (abstract only) (Keith Watson).
Automation Primer for Supervisors and Operators (Peter R. Whiteley).
Peter R. Whiteley