Mr. Michel DuBois
John Cockerill Industry
Michel DuBois received a master's degree in metallurgy from Liege University Belgium in 1977. He has been in charge all types of process and product expertise for the CMI customers. This includes, for example, process and metallurgical trainings, process expertise for new projects, and technical audits of existing lines to improve quality and/or productivity. He worked on the hot-dip galvanizing (HDG) process for 30 years at ArcelorMittal. He joined CMI, now John Cockerill, in 2007 as an expert in hot dip coating. He has published numerous papers dealing with the various aspects of the HDG process, including pot management, pot hardware, wiping, strip vibration, etc. He is now retired from John Cockerill but is still working as a consultant.