Silicon Carbide offers many advantages as a fuel for ladle furnaces, working as a deoxidizer in the melt and also as a pure source of Silicon and Carbon in a single material.
Using Silicon Carbide in ladle furnaces offers the following advantages:
Silicon Carbide is a powerful fuel for BOF steelmaking, providing energy for the process.
There are many advantages to using Silicon Carbide in steelmaking:
Saint-Gobain offers various types of briquettes and pellets for use in the BOF process.