Alternative fuels are gaining popularity in cement plants worldwide. As a result, issues with chemical build-up and alkali attacks have become more common. This threatens the entire structure of the preheater tower, and reduces production efficiency. Skamol offers a back-up insulating brick that is specifically designed to withstand these hazards and enables the use of modern and alternative fuel types.
The insulation system, SkamoCeramic offers the following benefits:
The light-weight insulating system, allows for low-weight refractory lining constructions with excellent thermal efficiency, minimizing the refractory load and making it possible to withstand and maintain the temperatures needed for hard-to-burn alternative fuels.
For productions using fuels such as coal, natural gas and oil, Skamol also offers the multiple products within the SkamoCeramic system. These products are constructed from a non-fibrous composition, granting them great thermal insulating properties, providing you with: