Vesuvius manufacture and supply a range of sleeves and seating blocks as well as straight, stepped or fully conical taphole bores. Pre-assembled or individual piece repair tapholes can be supplied at lengths to suit the age of the BOF.
Taphole systems can also be supplied as one-piece high pressure, isostatically pressed up to 1.8m in length.
Benefits of Vesuvius solutions
- Optimised campaign life
- Optimised vessel performance and reduced vessel repair cost
- Increase vessel availability and productivity
- High quality Fused Magnesia materials enriched with up to 15% Carbon
- Pressed into individual pieces for either pre-assembly on assembly on site
- Isostatically pressed into a single piece for enhanced performance