Our primary business is in Iron and Steel making, serving steelworks and foundries. We are one of the few remaining refractory producers in the UK and strive for quality in everything we do.
Trent Refractories Ltd provide unshaped & shaped, alumina, alumina silicate & magnesia based monolithic solutions. We further source an extensive portfolio of basic (magnesia, magnesia-carbon & magnesia-chrome) and alumina (30 to 99% alumina) bricks to complement our monolithic offer.
Trent Refractories Ltd can supply part or all of the following processes.
Integrated - blast furnace & stoves (monolithic), iron carrying (torpedo & hot metal transfer monolithic), steel making (primary & secondary monolithic), casting (tundish, lining plus dams & wiers) & rolling (heat treatment).
Electric Arc - electric arc furnace (hearth, wall & roof brick & monolithic), steel making (primary & secondary monolithic), casting (tundish, lining plus dams & wiers) & rolling (heat treatment).
Monolithic products are further available for supplementary & supporting processes e.g. coke ovens, sinter plants & ingot/casting bays.
Iron & various ferrous containing alloys - induction furnace (brick & ram), converter (fired & resin bonded brick), electric arc furnace (hearth, wall & roof brick & monolithic) & ladle (casting options at Trent or on-site).
Non-ferrous - Aluminium melting furnaces & holding furnaces (brick & monolithic), non-ferrous metal recycling reverberatory furnaces (brick & monolithic), Zinc multiple, suspension & fluidised bed roasters (monolithic) & ladle (casting options at Trent or on-site).
Chemical - chlorinators (brick & monolithic), circulating fluidized bed combusters (monolithic) & sulphur recovery units (lightweight castables available).
Petrochemical - Petroleum refining (flue lines, regenerators, risers & reactors).
Monolithic for municipal, medical waste & rotary Incinerators, energy, power plant & steam boilers.
Cement rotary kilns (brick & monolithic) & suspension preheaters, lime shaft, rotary & recovery kilns (brick & monolithic).
Tunnel kilns, preheating hoods & furnaces plus heat treatment furnaces all with brick, monolithic & light weight castable options.