Radisson Blu Marina Palace Hotel, Turku, Finland, June 5-7, 2019

”Recovery Boiler Knowledge – Past, Present, and Future”


19.00-22.00   Get Together cruise                                         


Time Programme
8.00 Registration
9.00-9.30 Opening speech / Åbo Akademi 100 years;
Recovery boiler research highlights 
  Mikko Hupa, Åbo Akademi
9.30-10.00 Åbo Akademi 100 years; Present research
  Markus Engblom, Åbo Akademi
10.00-10-30 Coffee Break Firing practises in modern recovery boilers
  Esa Vakkilainen, LUT University
11.00-11.30 Nitrogen in wood and its fate at kraft pulp mills
  Klaus Niemelä, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd
11.30-12.00 Advanced biofuels and chemicals via biomass gasification and renewable power
  Rikard Gebart, Luleå University of Technology
12.00-13.00 Lunch
13.00-13.30 Experience of large recovery boilers
  Afonso Pereira, Brazilian Recovery Boiler Safety Committee ABTCP-CSCRB
13.30-14.00 Interaction between molten smelt and green liquor in recovery boiler dissolving tanks
– Practical implications
  Honghi Tran, University of Toronto
14.00-14.30 Sootblower safety & Upgrade Guideline
  Danny S. Tandra, Clyde Bergemann Power Group Americas, Inc.
14.30-15.00 Coffee Break
15.00-15.30 Recovery boiler technology trends in past and in future
  Kari Haaga, Valmet Technologies Oy
15.30-16.00 Development of kraft recovery boilers – from recovery of
chemicals towards a power boiler fired with black liquor
  Keijo Salmenoja, Andritz Oy
16.00-17.00 Reports from around the world
  Report from Swedish-Norwegian Recovery Boiler Committee
  Report from Brazilian Recovery Boiler Safety Committee
  Report from North America
  Report from Finnish Recovery Boiler Committee
19.00 FRBC 55th Anniversary Dinner at Radisson Blu Marina Palace Hotel


12.00            Transport Turku-Helsinki