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February Chapter Meeting / Solex Thermal Science

Solex Thermal Science

Innovative Foundry Plate Exchanger Sand Conditioner Technology
Scott Harris -  North American Sales Manager

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5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Central

Bridgewood Resort and Conference Center
1000 Cameron Way
Neenah, WI 54956

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Join us for the February Chapter meeting to learn more about innovative plate heat exchanger technology that helps reduce cost and improve compliance with the new regulatory environment.

5:30 Social | 6:30 Dinner & Program

$25 - advance registration & payment
(ENCOURAGED!  non-refundable)

$30 - at the door
(must submit reservation)

ABOUT THE PRESENTATION |  Accurate temperature control of foundry sand has proven to increase core production and quality.  Foundries are continually looking to improve energy efficiency and lower respirable crystaline silica dust emissions to meet new OSHA regulations.  Solex Thermal Science has designed an innovative, plate heat exchanger technology for the accurate temperature control of foundry sand which addresses these key issues.
The presentation covers heat transfer fundamentals for bulk solids, the principles of operation, ThermaPro thermal modeling, cooling system options, temperature controls, conventional sand cooler designs vs Solex plate exchangers, mass flow control, energy efficiency improvement, respirable crystaline silica dust reduction
and installation considerations.  The presentation will be of interest to foundry engineers, production and maintenance staff and managers, and foundry sand system integrators.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER | Scott Harris - North American Sales Manager, Solex Thermal Science  
Scott is a career long technical sales and business development specialist  for electro-mechanical industrial equipment with extensive experience providing engineered solutions for heat exchangers and coolers, Caterpillar stationary engines and power generation systems controls, and turnkey power and facility production projects. Scott has led effective sales and engineering teams to serve customers in a wide range of industrial applications on multiple continents and the U.S.  With a B.A. in Economics university education and a genuine interest in helping customers build reliable engineered systems that are commercially successful, he has enjoyed success working for organizations like Solex Thermal Science, Caterpillar Inc., and Cat dealers Finning and Energy Power Systems Australia. He looks forward to working with American foundries to find sand conditioning solutions that improve core and casting productivity while reducing silica sand dust emissions and energy consumption.

We must have a count for this event.  PLEASE register/pay online or email by January 30th and let us know you are coming.  Help your Chapter manage expenses by allowing us to accurately plan and pay for this meeting.
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