Cement Kiln Pyroprocessing Course

By David Hargreaves

Welcome to the Cement Kiln Pyroprocessing course. The course will be published over a 6 week period and will provide 24 lectures on different topics associated with pyroprocessing in cement kilns. There will also be exercises and quizzes to assist with the learning process and exams at the end of weeks 1 to 5.

Course Content

The course complements and extends the coverage of cement manufacturing technology provided by CemNet Training. It is a natural partner to the Grinding and Milling course providing details of the processing equipment of cement kiln systems in the same way as the grinding and milling course does for milling systems. Topics covered will include:

  • Feeding systems
  • Preheaters
  • Process Fans
  • Precalciners
  • Alkali Bypasses
  • Rotary Kilns
  • Coolers
  • Safety and Process Control of Cement Kilns

Audience

The course content will be suitable for a wide range of personnel within a cement manufacturing company including junior/middle management, technicians, production and control room staff, etc and also for others who wish to gain a comprehensive understanding of the complete cement manufacturing process.