Gel-bonded linings:- Nanotechnology in refractory materials


Manfred Rösch details the technology that reduces cost of ownership of refractory lined vessels.

We hear a great deal about new technologies with buzzwords such as “nanotechnology”, and mostly we cannot imagine how these new technologies can be applied in our daily lives. Here is a real-world example of a development being taken from the laboratory environment into a real industry problem and making a notable difference – both financially and technically.