Smelting furnace

(Metal.) a furnace in which ores are smelted or reduced.

See also: Smelting

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Increasing production capacity by building a second ladle furnace will ensure that 100% of the smelting furnace treatment takes place within one unit.
which consists of 8 packages--package I for Jetty & Facilities, package II for: Belt Conveyors, package III FeNi Plant-1, package IV Ore Preparation & Calcination, package V Ladle Furnace, package VI Electric Smelting Furnace, package VII Oxygen Plant and package VIII a coal-fired power plant.
Here, in all of its eye-popping, ear-thumping glory is a huge, 360 multimedia presentation designed to show you just how hard, hot and heavy it must have been to work in a smelting furnace.
Plus it will increase the capability of the Ausmelt so eventually it can become our only smelting furnace and allow us to convert the old reverberatory furnace, which is responsible for most roof level emissions, into a holding furnace.
21, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Zinc producer Horsehead Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of Horsehead Holding Corp (Nasdaq: ZINC), today announced that it has re-started a sixth zinc smelting furnace at its facility in Monaca, PA, returning the smelter to full production.
Blaydon Metals Ltd, of Factory Road, Blaydon, Gateshead, pleaded guilty to 12 offences under pollution prevention and control regulations in respect of breaches of its permit to operate an aluminium smelting furnace, which it used for melting scrap metal.
According to AIST, prior to the development of ETRI's hydrogen storage process, it was difficult to fuse alloys consisting of low-boiling and melting metals with high-melting metals, such as nickel, because of massive evaporation of low-boiling metal that occurs in the smelting furnace.
The LVA plant will have the capacity to produce nearly 100 million pounds of secondary ingot per year for the aluminum industry once its secondary aluminum smelting furnace is completed by the end of 2004.
The signing of the contract on building new smelting furnace between the JSC Almalyk Mining-Metallurgical Complex and the Engineering Dobersek Gmb?
Set in a steep gorge, the waterfall at Aberdulais has driven various industries at the scheduled ancient monument since 1580 when a copper smelting furnace was originally established there.
Copper concentrate (Cu: 30%, S: 30%, Fe: 25%, Gangue minerals 15%) is processed by putting it through a pipe into the smelting furnace.