John Hugens


John Hugens is principal of Hugens Metallurgy and Combustion. He was previously global market manager for copper for Fives North American Combustion Inc. His 30-plus years of experience in the nonferrous metals and combustion industries include management of shaft furnace and continuous casting research programs, supervision and operation of lead and zinc plant operation, and operation of precious metal recovery plants. He earned his master’s degree in economics from the University of Utah, and is a graduate of the New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology.

Hugens Metallurgy and Combustion


May 15, 2019, 9:00 am - 9:30 am
The Effect of Flame Intensity on the Shaft Melting of Copper - Room A411
May 15, 2019, 1:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Silicon Carbide Linings for Copper Melting Shaft Furnaces - Room A411