Between the linings

By Alex Feytis
Published: Tuesday, 25 May 2010

Refractory producers are continuously challenged to improve their products used in rotary cement kilns, a key demand driver for refractory minerals such as dolomite or magnesia, which is on the way to recovery

During the last few years, the cement industry has undergone many changes in supply, demand and technology, all of which have impacted refractory supplies to the industry.

It is easy to see why cement is such an important market for refractory producers when considering the following: about 0.7kg refractory material...

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