Accounting for almost half of the entire plant’s energy consumption and one third of costs and resources at the facility, mixing is regarded as the most critical operation in the whole tire production process. With the rising complexity and versatility of recipes and mixing procedures, mixer manufacturers and operators are increasingly turning to automation, outsourcing, new technologies and materials science to gain competitive advantage. With even further disruptive changes coming to the sector, mixing room offers the biggest opportunity for efficiency improvements in the upcoming years.
The Innovative Mixing Room Forum brings together industry leaders to present and discuss on the latest innovations and developments within the compounding and mixing sections of tire production process. The forum discovers and displays the best insights from the latest researches from around the globe. It stands as a networking platform for mixer manufacturers, operators and solution providers to come together and communicate effectively.
Among the key challenges discussed will be:
- Mixing Room Automation 4.0
- Optimizing Energy Efficiency
- Outsourcing Opportunities and Pitfalls
- Liquid-Phase Mixing
- State-of-the-art Technologies in Mixing Technology
- Material Handling