Article - 31 Oct 2018
This article discusses the role of refractory cements and moldables in the aluminum industry.
Article - 13 Apr 2006
This research was conducted to develop new formulations of AZS (alumina-zirconia-silica) refractories with different amounts of ZrO2 with the purpose of improving properties and the work conditions in...
Article - 12 May 2017
H.C. Starck Solutions’ fabricated product solutions cater to brazing, annealing, sintering, vacuum heat treating, and all high temperature furnace applications.
Article - 20 Mar 2015
The properties of ceramic cores including stability in extreme conditions, refractory qualities and strength make them ideal for a range of applications.
Article - 12 Apr 2002
Calcium aluminate cements (CACs) are chiefly utilized as binder in monolithic refractories.
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Porous ceramic foams have emerged as a viable alternative to refractory ceramic fibres since they were classified as carcinogenic. Hi-Por is a ceramic foam that has similar properties to FCFs without...
Article - 9 Jan 2006
A geopolymer was prepared by dissolving metakaolinite in a solution of K2SiO3 and KOH and curing at 80C for 24 h. The open porosity of the material was ~38% at 1000C, which is sufficiently porous for...
Article - 2 May 2002
Colloidal silica consists of a stable suspension of tiny silica particles. It has many applications such as refractories, investment casting, abrasives, surfactants, high temperature binders etc
Article - 7 Sep 2018
Aluminum (Al) is an abundant element, in up to 8% of the earth’s crust and appears ubiquitously in the supply chain of consumable goods.
Article - 30 Jun 2018
This article takes a look at the determination of sulfur and carbon in steel foundries and plants.