14. – 15.02.2024

Iron Ores



Dr.-Ing. Hans Bodo Lüngen


  • Types, characteristics and chemical compositions of iron ores
  • Resources and deposits of iron ores
  • Thermodynamics and kinetics fundamentals of iron ores’ reduction
  • Sintering of irons ores / Pelletizing of irons ores
  • The blast furnace process
  • Various blast furnace operation modes round the world
  • Irons ores for direct reduction and for hydrogen-based reduction

Target Groups

  • Mining staff
  • Blast furnace staff
  • Direct reduction staff
  • Raw material and purchasing staff
  • Supervisors responsible on metallurgy, raw materials, purchasing and energy