Experiences with an Oxygen-Fired Container Glass Furnace with Silica Crown — 14 Years — a World Record?

  1. Charles H. Drummond III
  1. J.J. Schep

Published Online: 22 JUL 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470529010.ch1

69th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 30, Issue 1

69th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 30, Issue 1

How to Cite

Schep, J.J. (2009) Experiences with an Oxygen-Fired Container Glass Furnace with Silica Crown — 14 Years — a World Record?, in 69th Conference on Glass Problems: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 30, Issue 1 (ed C. H. Drummond), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470529010.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JUL 2009
  2. Published Print: 8 JUN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470457511

Online ISBN: 9780470529010

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Keywords:

  • oxygen-fired container;
  • glass furnace;
  • silica crown;
  • Oxy-fuel furnace;
  • Netherlands emission regulations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Dutch Environmental Regulations

  • The First Oxy-Fuel Furnace

  • Energy Efficiency

  • Environmental Issues

  • Refractory Wear

  • Operating the Furnace

  • Glass Properties

  • Other Oxy-Fuel Experiences at O-I in the Netherlands

  • Conclusions