Graphite electrodes are used to conduct electrical current during the melting of scrap steel in electric arc furnaces (“mini mills”). Since 1975 electric steels share of total steel production in the western world has risen from 20% to nearly 40%. New and flexible production methods, as well as cost advantages over traditional steel making methods, create the conditions for electric steels growth potential.
Speciality Graphite manufactured cover a wide range of applications in the non-ferrous industry, Powder metallurgy manufacture, Jewellery industry, as Heating elements, Rods and Tubes, Lubricating blocks and Powders, Dies, punches and Moulds, Anodes and Cathodes, and Chemical Heat Exchangers and Equipment. A suggested application data sheet, matching the application to the grade is detailed hereunder for guidance. However, final product suitability will be decided in consultation with the customers.
CTPS S.r.l. was established in October 2006. Company activity is based on business developed since 1993 by the technical support gives from a staff who is working in the involved fields from 35 years, with an experience in multinational Companies. CTPS guarantees its Customers a continuity of service at the high level improving always the quality and competence.
Copper mould tubes for continuous casting of steel