TRB refractories company visited NTPF Etalon Ltd
On 3 of October 2011 NTPF Etalon Ltd hosted representatives of TRB Company. After first meeting, delegation went to get acquainted with the factory. Particular attention was paid to shop №2 (shop of composite materials), which produce composite refractory components.
TRB Company - (Terres Réfractaires du Boulonnais, fr.,) is a part of Group CB (group of companies). Since 1948, TRB produces refractory materials for cast, steelmaking and cement plant-lime industries. 50 % of its turnover sells at international market.
French guests noted high production research intensity and culture, technology uniqueness, shop and all facility cleanliness. Meeting continued informally by visiting of ski resort "Metallurg-Magnitogorsk" at "Bannoe" lake.
The result of visit is decision to supply of sample quantity of composite refractory components based on beta-silicon nitride (ferrosilicon nitride Nitro-Fesil®) in France to carry out industrial tests. If positive results will be received, than cooperation will be continued by contract basis.