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The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology, University of Greenwich

www.bulksolids.com

The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology offer consultancy, research and short courses for industries that handle powder or granular materials as part of their processes.

Courses in 2020:

4 February: Measurement of the Properties and Bulk Behaviour of Particulate Materials - an overview for determining bulk behaviour of particulate materials

5 February: Un-desired Deblending and Separation in Processes - identification of common segregation mechanisms and how to minimise the effects 

12 February: Electrostatics in Powder Handling - the cause and effect of electrostatic charging in bulk solids handling

19 February: Dust Control for Processes - dust prevention, capture and extraction methods

10 - 12 March: Port and Terminal Operations for Bulk Cargoes - bulk materials handling and safety issues at ports and at sea

28 - 30 April: Pneumatic Conveying of Bulk Materials - components of pneumatic conveying systems, system selection and design techniques

12 - 13 May: Commissioning and Troubleshooting 'Hands-on' Pneumatic Conveying Systems - a look at the practical challenges of starting up systems on site and making sure they work as the designer intended

9 - 10 June: Pneumatic Conveying System Design - in depth exploration of detailed calculations for design of pneumatic pipelines and specifying plant

15 - 16 July: Powder Handling and Flow for Additive Manufacturing - a guide through the critical aspects of powder management for powder-based AM processing

22 - 23 September: Design of Equipment for Storing and Handling Bulk Materials - looking at the designing of bulk handling schemes and constructing equipment for storing bulk materials

20 - 22 October: Overview of Particulate Handling Technology - introduction to the storing and handling of bulk materials, equipment selection and design methodologies for safe and reliable plant.

17 - 19 November: Pneumatic Conveying of Bulk Materials - components of pneumatic conveying systems, system selection and design techniques

8 - 9 December: Pneumatic Conveying System Design - in depth exploration of detailed calculations for design of pneumatic pipelines and specifying plant

10 December: Rotary Valves: Design, Selection and Operational Issues - an exploration of the different valves and features available


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