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13th Annual Steel Industry Training Seminar


LOCATION: TradeWinds Grand Island Resort, St. Pete Beach, FL

September 4-5, 2019 As a global leader in water management, Nalco Water understands the challenges and the importance of water quality and its impact on the production of steel. This 1.5-day event covers topics from the basics of water treatment to best practices of water management across various processes. Best practices collected from across the globe will be shared and discussed at this seminar.

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Who Should Attend

Operations personnel, supervisors, environmental managers, engineers, quality managers, and individuals who may benefit from understanding the technical aspects of water treatment principles and technologies.



  • Keynote speaker – Phil Bell, President of Steel Manufacturers Association
  • Basics of Water Chemistry
  • Water Treatment Strategies - Corrosion, Scale, Fouling and Microbiological Control
  • New Technologies and its impact (performance and environmental compliance)
  • Fundamentals of Solid/Liquid Separation for Process and Wastewater Treatment Applications
  • Best practices for Solid/Liquid Separation - Equipment
  • Water’s Impact on Steel Mill Operations – Best practices and ROI opportunities
  • Materials Selection and Corrosion Prevention
  • Mold Design and Materials –Industry speaker (non- Nalco Water)
  • Digital Transformation – How is it affecting everyone? What is happening in the Steel Industry?
  • Environmental compliance and permitting for Steel Mills – Industry speaker (non-Nalco Water)
  • Total Water Management - Water Efficiency Plan

Attendees are eligible to receive ten professional development hours for completing the entire training; certificates will be given at the end of the seminar.


TradeWinds Grand Island Resort
St. Pete Beach, FL