Join us at Cranfield University where they will be celebrating the inauguration of their new biomass boiler.
The university will be hosting the event with a workshop and tour where attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the University’s project with presentations from LC Energy as the suppliers of wood fuel to Cranfield University, the Cranfield staff and the installer of the boiler. There will be tour of boiler room and the opportunity to observe a delivery of wood chip by LC Energy to the top unloader fuel store. Please see below for event programme.
The event will take place of the 20th April 2016 from 09.30 – 15.30 at Cranfield Campus. The event is free to attend and provides the perfect opportunity to network. To register for the event please visit the Cranfield University website.
Registration for the conference will be open from 9.30am in the CMRI gallery (Building 38) foyer. Upon registration you will receive a Conference booklet containing full details of the event and a badge. Parking is limited on campus, therefore, an overflow car park is available for the event and is located in grids E3/F3 on the map below and will be sign posted on the day.
Cranfield Campus Map
09:30 – Registration
10:00 – Welcome – John Street, Director of Facilities – Cranfield University
10:10 – Introduction: The reasons for installing a Biomass Boiler
10:40 – The Specification: Guidance on the things to look out for when selecting a biomass system and the fuel
11:10 – The Equipment: Features of the equipment installed – Greg Hilton, FloGas
11:40 – Break
11:50 – The Fuel: Biomass fuel and logistics – Mark Lebus, LC Energy
12:20 – Local Community: Biomass heating, how it can help forestry development – James Russel, Marston Vale Community Forest
12:50 – Lunch
13:40 – Tour of the Biomass Boiler room: View the boiler in operation, delivery of fuel and the operation of the fuel store. Opportunity to meet the suppliers and talk to others involved in the project
15.40 – Close