|ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR: MSc David WARICHET
Phone + 32 471 19 51 00
David Warichet is Senior Advisor Metal Coating and Treatment. He graduated as a Civil Engineer in chemical Process Science at the Université Catholique de Louvain (UCL – Belgium) in 1993.
David started his career as a researcher at the UCL. 20% of his time he worked at a galvanizing plant and Erachem Comilog.
In 1995 he became Process Engineer at GalvaPowerGroup nv, where he was responsible for the pre-study, the engineering (heat recovery, scrubber, purification systems), planning, construction and start-up of one of the most automatic & highest throughput hot dip galvanizing plants.
From 2000 till 2012, David worked as R&D manager for ZINQ where he started-up the first 2 batch microZINQ® galvanizing plants worldwide being able to galvanize parts with Zn-5%Al in single dip galvanizing automotive parts of the stringent BMW automotive company. As a researcher, David was granted with 3 patents on galvanization and 4 were applied for granting.