Track Record

Aluref South Africa (Pty) Ltd was responsible for the site wide refractory maintenance contract at Hillside Aluminium since 2010. This contract required from us to do all the refractory and related services in the following departments (In summary):

  • Reduction
    • Delining – 994 Delines
    • Aluminium Metal Cutting - 928 Slabs
    • Potlining (Including consumable material supply) 994 Pot Relined
    • Cathode Sealing - 20580 Blocks Sealed
    • Metal and Bath Ladle Relining (Including refractory material supply) - 370 Metals Ladles – 37 Bath ladles
  • Casthouse
    • Casthouse launder maintenance and replacement - 150 Straights – 24 T sections and 11 Elbows
    • Lttv Launder maintenance - 1777 cleaning
    • Lttv Launder Relines- 76 Full Relines
    • Furnace Door replacements - 12 Sets - Furnace Doors
    • Holding Furnace maintenance repairs - 9 ( Repair Sills, Partial Hearth, Side Wall, Floor Replacement)
  • Carbon
    • Day to day refractory maintenance - 146450 Pits Maintained
    • Flue Wall Building and replacement - 2735
    • Induction Furnace relining - 462 Ladles
  • Mozal - 2016 October - 2017
    • Pot Relines – 45 Pots
    • Delining – 38 – Pots
    • Cathode Sealing - 900
    • Metal Ladles Relines – 23 Relines
    • Bath Ladles- 15 Relines
    • Casthouse - Throat Repairs, Burner Partial Repair and Sill Repairs.

Track Record is from November 2010 to Feb 2018.