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Course Fee : 11 USD

  • Course Duration : 1.5 Hours
  • Validity : 60 Days

This course includes certification from TATA STEEL


Refractory is the backbone of the Steel Industry. A complete understanding of refractory application and maintenance will enable us to appreciate its role in determining productivity and product quality in any metal industry. The eLearning course on “Refractories and Heating” will help acquire knowledge in the areas like Basics of refractory material, Types of refractories, Monolithic application, Properties and testing of refractories, and application of refractory in the steel industry. This eLearning course is equally valuable for professionals working in the steel industry and for students pursuing his/her career in the Ceramic & Metallurgical disciplines.

Course Objective

  • Define refractory and explain its use.
  • Classify refractory.
  • Understand the properties of refractory.
  • Explain the selection criteria of refractory.
  • Understand the application areas of refractory.
  • Describe the testing of Refractory.

Course Curriculum

  • Refractory
  • Classification based on Physical form
  • Monolithics
  • Castables
  • Ramming mass, Gunning mass, Dry Vibro mass, Patching mass, Plastic mass
  • Classification based on chemical nature
  • Classification based on the chemical composition
  • Classification based on thermal conductivity
  • Raw materials for refractory
  • Refractory used in torpedo ladle, etc. 

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