Meltshop & Furnace Services
Meltshop & Furnace Services

Crucial tasks that collectively keep the production process running smoothly

Meltshop & Furnace services provide the essential interface that allows the molten metal production process to run smoothly and efficiently. These services, which use mobile equipment, include under vessel cleaning and the cleaning and removal of spilt steel, ladle slag and general melt shop debris. All of our services require highly specialist skills and machinery, so a flexible workforce with a high degree of experience and skill is vital, to meet our customer’s needs. 

Meltshop Services

Management of the meltshop services is flexible and customized to suit the steelmaker’s planned maintenance schedule.

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Blast Furnace Services

Cast house floor services include runner maintenance and cleaning, industrial cleaning and slag pit management, to ensure the efficient operation of the blast furnaces.

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Cleaning Services

State-of-the-art approach to cleaning dust and debris, keeping working environments clean and efficient and recycling materials that can be re-used in the manufacturing process.

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Ladle Wrecking

The cleaning and removal of used refractory left in the ladle after the molten material has been poured to ensure consistent high-quality. 

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Ladle Carrying

The transportation of molten metal from the iron and steelmaking processing facilities to the caster by custom-built ladle carriers.

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Iron Ponding

The ponding of excess iron production from the blast furnace, by pouring liquid iron into a bay from a torpedo car or iron ladle.

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Refractory Services

All operations associated with the repairs to the refractory lining of the ladles, tundish, slag runners and launders.

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Under Furnace Digging

Digging out the slag pits underneath the furnaces and transporting the slag to another location for further processing.

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