Monolithic refractories are utilized across numerous industries including steel, aluminum, cement, lime, HPI/petrochem, etc. Monolithic refractories can be made into many shapes for multiple purposes by changing its formulation. Monolithic refractory products are highly recommended for their mechanical integrity, abrasion, thermal, and shock resistance at high temperatures.
Types of monolithics: Castables, Ramming Mixes, Gunning Mixes, and plastic refractories. Various refractories can be cast, rammed, troweled or gunned into place.
Following the recommended dry-out schedule is crucial for proper installation and curing. Failure to follow proper dry-out schedule can result in explosive spalling, unscheduled downtime, repair costs, and revenue loss.