Case Study – Forge Furnace for special steels and alloys

 

CUSTOMER: Barworth Flockton Ltd

LOCATION: Sheffield UK

TYPE OF PLANT: Forge Furnace for special steels and alloys

TYPE OF PRODUCT: Ingots

 


 

COMPLETED:

November 1999   

SCOPE:

New Furnace Turnkey Supply

BURNERS:  

2 x HRB 15 Self-recuperative burners @ 440kW each

OPERATING TEMPERATURE:

12800C

LOAD CYCLE :

Reheating 8 tonnes of Ingots to 12800C in 6 hours

TEMPERATURE UNIFORMITY:

To Rolls Royce RPS953 Specification
FUEL:        

Natural Gas


BENEFITS:

Fuel savings of 30% over cold air burners