MTI Recognizes Schickling for Completion of Ceramics Training at AmeriTAC 129

By MTI Admin posted 07-02-2019 04:14 PM


Congratulations to MTI Champion Jay Schickling, Chemours, for leading and completing the Ceramics training project, Condition Assessment and Repair of Refractory Systems, on Monday, June 17, 2019.

Mark Cook (Dow), AmeriTAC Chair, presents Jay Schickling (Chemours)
with a project completion certificate.

The successful one-day training session focused on condition assessment, failure analysis and repair techniques of refractory lined vessels and ceramic components. It included a morning visit to the Harbison-Walker International Advanced Technology and Research Center (ATRC) with gunnite and casting demonstrations and a tour of the analytical lab. The afternoon training program offered presentations and case studies on failures.

Photos by Byron Keelin, MTI 

Attendees were invited to the Harbison-Walker
International Research Center for the morning session.

HWI offered demonstrations and a tour of the analytical
lab to attendees.

Mark Martin (Koch) presents a case study during the
afternoon ceramics training session.