German Chamotte Specialist Invests in Preparation Technology from EIRICH
Chamotte products are among the oldest refractory materials, with application limits extending to above 1400 °C depending on the Al2O3 content.
Today, main application areas include furnace construction, furnaces for the iron and steel industry and the non-ferrous metal industry, coke ovens and the cement industry. Wolfshöher Tonwerke from Neunkirchen am Sand in Germany is a specialist in chamotte materials for small-scale furnace construction, ceramic inner pipes for chimneys, shaped bricks for heating elements and heavy chamotte for heat accumulator applications. For its planned expansion of processing capacity for refractory mixes and mortars, the company has decided to opt for plant engineering solutions from EIRICH.