Magnezit looks to reduce Russia’s import reliance with new refractory castable
Published: Thursday, 05 June 2014
Russia is one of the world’s biggest steel producers, but owing to a lack of domestic refractories expertise, the country is reliant on foreign technology imports to support the industry. Magnezit is seeking to challenge this dependency by investing in local refractory R&D.
Russian refractories manufacturer Magnezit Group has
launched a new thixotropic refractory castable for lining steel
ladles, which it says compares with foreign technology in terms
The thixotropic castable was developed in collaboration with
St Petersburg-based Aliter-Axi Ltd, a technology company that
specialises in designing and making processing equipment...