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 backup insulation for hot blast stoves. These different products 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 insulating materials cover everything from excellent insulation properties, for areas with increased heat loss, to unrivalled strength, for areas in need of increased shell protection. Furthermore, Skamol offers products 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 can help optimise iron & steel production all over the world.
By automating our own production, we are capable of delivering a wide range of insulation materials in standard shapes or customised to specifications. Also, we have established a global delivery network, where we have got insight into region specific challenges, making us a closer, more responsive partner.
Skamol has produced back up insulation materials for the iron and steel industry for nearly a century; our extensive experience has allowed us to develop some of the markets best solutions for hot blast stoves.
Want to achieve the optimal production result? Contact Skamol and learn more about our insulation solutions for hot blast stoves.