REGISTRATION FORM                                                              GENERAL INFORMATION

 SHORT COURSE               BULK SOLIDS                                        FEES            All fees must be paid prior to the event
                                                                                               $2500 + GST
 IN...                                                                                         Fees include program notes, laboratory sessions
                            HANDLING                                                           (where applicable), lunches and refreshments .

                            (STORAGE, FLOW & CONVEYING)
                                                                               VENUE           Conrad Jupiter’s Casino
 WHO SHOULD                 This course is aimed at engineers, operators,                      Broadbeach Island
 ATTEND?                    technologists, engineering managers and                            Gold Coast QLD 4218
                            all who need a better understanding of the                         Ph: +61 (0)7 5592 8100
                            practical and technical issues in the various
                            areas of the storage, flow and conveying of
                            bulk solids.                                                                                                             AN INTENSIVE SHORT COURSE IN...
                                                                               ACCOMMODATION   Delegates should arrange their own

                                                                                                                                                     BULK SOLIDS
                                                                                               Accommodation is available at Conrad Jupiter’s.
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 Position:                                                                     CANCELLATIONS   If you are unable to attend the event a substitute
                                                                                                                                                     (STORAGE, FLOW & CONVEYING)
                                                                                               delegate is welcomed at no extra charge. If
 Organisation:                                                                                 notification of withdrawal is received no less than
                                                                                               14 days prior to the event, 80% of the fee will be
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                                                                                               of cancellation is received less than 13 days prior   Presented at
                                                                                               to the date of the event. The organisers reserve
                                                                                                                                                     CONRAd JUPITER’S CASINO
                                                                                               the right to alter or cancel the program due
                                                                                                                                                     GOLd COAST, QUEENSLANd
                                                                                               to unforeseen circumstances. In the event of
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                                                                                               This Registration Form should be forwarded
 Facsimile:                                                                                    together with payment, to:
                                                                                               TUNRA Bulk Solids,
                                                                                               The University of Newcastle,
 Fee Payment:
                                                                                               University Drive,
                                                                                               Callaghan NSW 2308.
 Payment Method:          Cash        Cheque  CreditCard                                    Tel: +61 (0)2 4921 6067, Fax:+61 (0)2 4921 6021
 dietary                                                                                       Email: danielle.harris@newcastle.edu.au

      This Registration Form should be forwarded, together with payment, to:
      TUNRA Bulk Solids,
      The University of Newcastle, University Drive,                                                                                                   Conrad Jupiter’s Casino
      Callaghan NSW 2308.
      Tel: +61 (0)2 4921 6067, Fax: +61 (0)2 4921 6021                                                                                                    3rd – 5th March 2009
      Email: danielle.harris@newcastle.edu.au

             BULK SOLIDS                                        EMERITUS
                                                                               Emeritus Professor Alan Roberts AM is a Professorial
                                                                               Fellow of the Centre for Bulk Solids & Particular
                                                                               Technologies, and is the Foundation Director of TUNRA

                                                                ALAN ROBERTS   Bulk Solids. Professor Roberts is an Honorary Fellow
                                                                AM             of Engineers Australia and Member of the Institution
                                                                               of Mechanical Engineers, U.K. He has received several
             (STORAGE, FLOW & CONVEYING)                                       awards including: the Institution Award (Medal), Sir
                                                                               George Julius Medal, and A.G.M. Michell Award and
                                                                               Medal from the Institution of Engineers, Australia,        TUNRA BULK   TUNRA Bulk Solids Handling Research Associates
                                                                               Solids Handling Award, Institution of Mechanical           SOLIDS       (TBS) is built upon the strong foundations of
                                                                                                                                                       education, research and consultancy in Bulk Solids
OBJECTIVES   This course provides a comprehensive                              Engineers U.K.; Member of the Order of Australia;          HANDLING     Technology, which have been in place at Newcastle
             introduction to the subject of Bulk Solids                        Centenary medal and elected Fellow of the Australian
                                                                               Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering.
                                                                                                                                          RESEARCH     for over 35 years. TBS provides contract research
             Storage, Flow & Conveying. It demonstrates the                                                                               ASSOCIATES   and professional consultancy to the resource and
                                                                                                                                                       process industries.
             importance of flow property measurements                                                                                     (TBS)
             and the application of this information to the
                                                                PROFESSOR      Professor Mark Jones is Director of the Centre for Bulk
             design of storage bins; interfacing with feeders                  Solids and Particulate Technologies and Director of
                                                                MARK JONES
             and the design and specification of conveying                     TUNRA Bulk Solids. He is also the Head of the School of
             equipment.                                                        Engineering at the University of Newcastle. Professor
                                                                               Jones has been an active researcher and international
                                                                               consultant in the field of Bulk Solids Handling for
                                                                               over 20 years. He is a fellow of both the Institution
                                                                               of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), UK and Engineers
CONTENT      The content of this program is based largely
                                                                               Australia and was formerly Chair of the IMechE
             on the principles of granular mechanics; flow
             patterns and characteristics; strength and
                                                                               Bulk Materials Handling Committee. He is currently
                                                                               Secretary of the Australian Society for Bulk Solids
                                                                                                                                                          FURTHER INFORMATION
             flow properties of bulk solids in relation to                     Handling.                                                                  Should you require any further information
             hopper design; “Mass flow, “funnel-flow” and                                                                                                 regarding the course, please contact:
             “expanded-flow” conditions; gravity reclaim                                                                                                  Danielle Harris
                                                                DR CRAIG       Dr Craig Wheeler is a Senior Lecturer in Mechanical
             stockpiles in relation to determination of draw-                  Engineering at the University of Newcastle, Australia.                     TUNRA Bulk Solids
             down characteristics and live capacity; analysis                  He worked for 10 years with BHP Billiton in Australia                      University of Newcastle, Callaghan NSW 2308.
                                                                               in a variety of engineering positions, including                           Ph: +61 (0)2 4921 6067
             of bin wall pressures; flow rate analysis;
                                                                               maintenance, production and design. Since joining the                      Fax: +61 (0)2 4921 6021
             transfer chutes; feeder selection and design;                     University he has worked as a Research Fellow at the
                                                                               Centre for Bulk Solids and Particulate Technologies, and
                                                                                                                                                          Email: Danielle.Harris@newcastle.edu.au
             and feeder loads. This course will also cover
                                                                               as a consultant for TUNRA Bulk Solids. His particular
             selection criteria for mechanical conveyors and
                                                                               interests include belt conveying, transfer chute design
             design and operational considerations for belt                    and mechanical conveying.

                                                                DR STEPHEN     Dr Stephen Wiche is the General Manager of TUNRA
                                                                               Bulk Solids and has been working in research and
                                                                               industrial consultancy for over 25 years. In addition
                                                                               to his experience in Bulk Solids more generally, he is
                                                                               a specialist in instrumentation, bin weighing systems
                                                                               and abrasive wear in bulk solids containers, chutes and
                                                                               transportation systems.

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