Being able to control the temperature, when continuously cooling and heating the hot blast stove, is one of the primary purposes of hot blast stove insulation. Faulty or low quality insulation not only increases energy consumption and production costs - insulation with high thermal expansion also risks damaging the construction of the hot blast stove.
Skamol offers HIPOR 450, POROS and SUPRA bricks as back-up insulation systems for hot blast stoves. These different systems can be integrated into custom solutions for every priority, from high insulation to great strength. Common benefits of these insulation bricks include:
The benefits of using Skamol speciality insulation systems cover everything from excellent insulation properties, for areas with increased thermal loss, to unrivalled strength, for areas in need of increased shell protection. Furthermore, Skamol offers insulation systems that are resistant to alkali and acid attacks, increasing the durability of the lining inside the hot blast stove.
By helping to reduce production downtime and by being a flexible and reliable partner, Skamol help optimizing iron and steel production all over the world.
By automating our own production, we are capable of delivering a wide range of speciality insulation systems in standard shapes or customized to specifications. Also, we have established a global delivery network, where we have got insight into region specific challenges, making us a closer and more responsive partner.
Skamol has produced back-up insulation systems for the iron and steel industry for nearly a century. Our extensive experience has allowed us to develop some of the markets best speciality insulation systems for hot blast stoves.
Want to achieve the optimal production result? Contact Skamol and learn more about our speciality systems for hot blast stoves.