Review the program below and see what all the Fiberglass Mat Technology Committee has to offer!

Tuesday, September 19
 
7:30pm Short Course Instructors Dinner (Invitation Required)
Wednesday, September 20
 
7:00am - 5:00pm Registration Open
7:00am - 8:00am Continental Breakfast 
8:00am - 9:00am

3M Housing Update

Tim Worms, 3M

9:00am - 5:00pm 

"Common Problems & Questions in the Manufacture of Fiberglass Mat" Short Course - Sponsored by Hexion

Moderator - Pete Wallace, Consultant  

Head Box - Dr. Klaus Afflerbach, Voith

Wires - Thomas Israel, Albany International  

White Water - Phillip Yu, Nalco Water

UF Resin & Binders - Dave Snover, Hexion

Fiberglass - Helen Huang, Owens Corning 

Latex Resin - Sudhir Mulik, Dow Chemical

Curing Ovens - Andrew Marson, Spooner Industries

Winders - Michael Schubert, Kampf

Mat Detection Devices - TBD

Production - Dan Hollingshead, Tamko

6:30 PM Cash Bar Welcome Reception - Sheraton Downtown, Memphis,  TN 
Thursday, September 21
 
7:30am Breakfast -Sponsored by Nippon Electric Glass
8:00 - 8:45am Fiberglass Mat Quality from Roofing Plant Perspective  - David Tuttle, GAF
8:45am - 9:30am Automation Solutions for Whitewater Chemistries – Janet Kirkman, NALCO
9:30am - 9:45am Break
9:45am - 10:45am Fiberglass Mat Technology Committee Meeting
10:45am - 11:30am Wet Use Chop Strand (WUCS) Fundamentals – Dr. Helen Huang, Owens Corning
11:30am - 12:30pm Lunch
12:30pm - 1:30pm New Latex Binders and Statistical Technique to Evaluate Tesile Variation Dr. Sudhir Mulik, Dow Chemical Company & Dr. Edoardo Nicoli, Dow Chemical Company
1:30pm - 2:15pm Curing Ovens - Dr. Andrew MarsonSpooner Industries  
2:15pm - 2:30pm Break

2:30pm - 3:15pm

 Latest Advancements in Defects Detection Technology - Ravi Malkani, Wintress Engineering  
3:15 - 3:45pm Winders - Developments from 1978 to Today - Michael SchubertKampf Machinery
7:00pm - Offsite Conference Dinner - Graceland
Friday, September 22

 

8:00am -1:00pm

Networking Activities (Lunch Provided) 

 

     Tour of Memphis (Depart 8:00am) 

 

     Golf - Stonebridge Memphis (Depart 8:30am)

1:15 PM

Meeting Closes 

 

 

 

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