Conference on Glass Problems

Apr. 28, 2019

Conference on Glass Problems

Hosted November 6-9, 2017 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center, the 78th Conference on Glass Problems is the largest glass manufacturing conference in North America, attracting glass manufacturers and suppliers worldwide to exchange innovations and solutions. Praxair is a leader in innovative oxyfuel technologies for the glass industry. With extensive experience in the glass industry and over 200 oxyfuel projects completed worldwide, our technologies can deliver substantial fuel savings, increase productivity, reduced NOx and CO2 emissions, and prolong your furnace campaign.

Wednesday, November 8, 2016 
10:30 a.m.    Dr. Stefan Laux, Praxair’s Director of Research & Development and Marco van Valburg, Strategic Program Director, Libbey, Inc. will present a technical paper titled, “Design and Implementation of OPTIMELT™ Heat Recovery for an Oxy – Fuel Furnace at Libbey Leerdam.” The paper will describe the scale-up and integration of the OPTIMELT system with the furnace at Leerdam. Engineering and design details will be shared and first performance data presented.

The technical sessions are open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 AM until 5:00 PM.
The hospitality suites are open Monday from 5:00 PM until 11:00 PM and Tuesday from 7:30 PM until 11:00 PM. 

Praxair Hospitality Booth #HB204

Hilton Columbus Downtown 401 N High Street Columbus, OH 43215

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