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VULKANO takes part in the 2017 EU process industry conference

The Sustainable Process Industry for Resources Efficiency celebrated the international conference “EU PROCESS INDUSTRY CONFERENCE: A LOOK TO THE FUTURE” to gather the main stakeholders of the process industry all along Europe. The event was the framework to analyze and review the status of the sector, as well as the [...]

By | 2017-12-05T07:55:46+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Integrated Process Control based on Distributed In-Situ Sensors into Raw Material and Energy Feedstock

On June 21st, 2017, representatives of DISIRE project had the chance to take part in the Aluminum Innovation Workshop in Aachen, Germany. The aim of the event was to build a bridge between the aluminum industry and research experts as well as encourage collaboration and initiate project ideas under the [...]

By | 2017-12-21T09:04:20+00:00 August 17th, 2017|0 Comments

The project accomplishes its first year of execution providing important results to the industry

The project partners celebrated at the beginning of July the II General Assembly of the project. The meeting took place at the city of Celje (Slovenia) and gathered 30 members from the consortium in order to review the general status of the project after the first twelve months of execution Along this [...]

By | 2017-12-21T09:05:32+00:00 July 24th, 2017|0 Comments

Vulkano and the road to success

June 27th, Warsaw (Poland) On the 27th of June 2017 in the Institute of Fundamental Technological Research Polish Academy of Sciences (IPPT PAN, Warsaw, Poland) there was held a workshop entitled How to effectively apply for competitions NMBP 2018-20. Maria Kaska (IEn, CENERG) participated in the meeting, delivering the presentation [...]

By | 2017-12-21T09:06:25+00:00 July 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Vulkano in the Furnaces International magazine

An informative article about VULKANO has recently been published in June issue of the magazine Furnaces International (publisher: Quartz Business Media Ltd). It presents key project ideas and objectives in order to draw reader’s attention to the importance of creating eco-efficient and competitive furnaces. Furnaces International brings readers a selection [...]

By | 2017-12-21T09:07:30+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Vulkano presents two posters at the International Flame Research Foundation TOTEM 44

On the 14-15th of March 2017 delegates from the project partner Institute of Power Engineering (IEn) took part in the 44th International Flame Research Foundation (IFRF) “Topic-Orientated Technical Meeting” (TOTeM). The meeting was jointly organised by the Gas- und Wärme-Institut Essen e. V. (GWI) and IFRF, and hosted by GWI [...]

By | 2017-05-26T06:35:59+00:00 March 24th, 2017|0 Comments

The project partners celebrate the 1st Steering Committee of VULKANO

On 14th December 2016 the VULKANO project partners arrived to the city of Zaragoza (Spain), to take part in the first Steering Committee of the project. The project coordinator, CIRCE, hosted the event at their facilities, located in the university campus. Near 30 representatives of the different companies and research [...]

By | 2017-05-26T06:35:59+00:00 December 19th, 2016|0 Comments

More efficient industrial furnaces to boost European industry competitiveness

Eight countries will be joining forces under the EC-funded VULKANO project coordinated in Spain by CIRCE The project forecasts a 20% increase in industrial furnace efficiency in the steel, ceramics and aluminium sectors, as well as a 27% reduction in the use of fossil fuels Energy intensive industries are constantly [...]

By | 2017-05-26T06:36:00+00:00 October 27th, 2016|0 Comments