Energy management in plastics expert to address industry

23 Apr 2010

Dr Robin Kent will conduct a Masterclass in Energy Management in Dundalk on 25 May to help the plastics industry tackle carbon emissions and energy costs.

The day-long master class, which will take place at the Crown Plaza Hotel, Dundalk, Co Louth, on Tuesday 25 May, is being hosted by ResourceKraft.

Commenting on Kent’s visit to Ireland, Kenny O’Brien, chairman of Plastics Ireland, said: “To have Dr Kent in Ireland speaking about energy usage is a must attend for organisations in the sector.”

Added Frank Casey, CEO of ResourceKraft: “The master class will help those in the plastics industry learn systems for identifying and delivering real energy savings across their plant along with developing action plans to reduce their energy costs”.
Kent has been involved with plastics processing for more than 35 years and is the author of Energy Management in Plastics Processing. He has been technical director for several major plastics processing companies in Europe and provides consultancy for plastics processors, specialising in energy cost management worldwide.
To register for ‘Energy Management in Plastics Processing – A Masterclass with Dr Robin Kent’, email or ring 061 490 144 for more information.

By Carmel Doyle

Photo: Dr Robin Kent, world-renowned expert on energy management in plastic-processing operations

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Carmel Doyle was a long-time reporter with Silicon Republic