High Temperature Studies/Process Simulation

 

  • Vacuum/Atmosphere Induction Furnace (75 KW - 100 lb. Heat)
    • Wire feeding
    • Powder injection
  • Air Melt Induction furnace (75 KW – 200 lb. Heat)
    • Wire feeding
    • Powder injection
  • X-ray cinematography for viewing inside metals and slags.
  • Resistance heated crucible melting furnace (1000°C)
  • Gas fired reverbratory furnace for rotary hearth simulation - 6 kg green ball charge
  • Green Ball/Pelletizing disc
  • Water modelling:
    • Electric arc furnace including bottom stirring, lance, arc effects and CO boil.
    • Submerged arc furnace
    • Ladles/Torpedo Cars
  • Particle image velocimetery
  • Facilities for Computational Fluid Dynamics modelling
  • Isotope exchange apparatus for studies of reaction kinetics
  • Atmosphere/vacuum thermogravimetric analysis systems
  • Galvanizing wiping rig model (Oil on 12in wide endless steel belt)
  • Salt bath furnaces (to 1300°C)
  • Stanat rolling mill (2 high: 4 in Ø x 6 in rolls)