Monocon International Refractories Ltd. has extensive manufacturing, assembly and test facilities located in its UK facility, in South Yorkshire. Customers are invited to view the facilities before, during and at the time of machine assembly and factory acceptance testing before dispatch to site.
The company specialise in manufacturing a wide range of refractory products including metallurgical lances, slag control darts as well as standardised and customised machines, as briefly outlined below.
Lances typically comprise of a composite assembly incorporating a steel tube (the ‘core’) surrounded by castable refractory material.
Monocon lance production started around 30 years ago in South Yorkshire, UK. Initially the plant supplied a simple gas stir lance design which was soon supplemented by lances covering all application requirements such as Steel Powder Injection, Oxygen re-heat and Iron Desulphurisation.
Additional lance production capacity was created by the opening of Mono Ceramics (MCI) in Michigan, USA in the 1990’s and today current Production Capacity exceeds 25,000 lances per annum. For further information on Monocon's Lance refractory products, please click here.