The 2018 Furnace Solutions Conference and Training Day will take place on Wednesday and Thursday June 7th and 8 at Lucideon, Stoke on Trent, UK.

The event’s organiser, the Society of Glass Technology’s Melting Technical Committee, said the theme for the Training Day 6 is ‘Furnace Operation and Instrumentation’ including all processes – Forehearth distributors and burners.

The theme for the conference is Furnace Optimisation.

Potential trainers and speakers are invited to submit a brief abstract of their proposed paper to Christine Brown, at the SGT, by the end of December. Christine’s email address is

Saint Gobain’s Eggborough, UK plant will host the MTC’s next meeting on Thursday 19th October. Existing members and anyone interested in joining the Society are welcome to attend the meeting.

For more details please contact Christine Brown, her direct telephone number is 0114 2634455.