Biography of our team specialist
Arul Kumar C is a Ceramic Engineer, specialised in refractory and its applications for Hydrocarbon process Industries, Aluminium, Cement, Power and Iron & Steel since 1993.
Certified American Petroleum Institute (API-936) Inspector, Certification No.: 28451, Certified Assessor for refractory Installations CITB UK, Registration No.: 00859527 & Certified Internal Verifier for CITB-NVQ assessments of refractory, scaffolding and painting disciplines. EMTA Awards Limited (EAL) Certificate No.: 1341613/002
Aluminium: Executed many relining projects for Casthouse melting/holding furnaces, ABF Top blocks and monolithics for Potcells. Major clients: Dubal & EMAL (EGA), ALBA, Garmco, Qatalum, Sohar Aluminium, Gulf Extrusions, Sohar Aluminium and Qatalum.
Hydrocarbon Process Industries (HPI): Lining of SRU equipment MCC, WHB, Thermal Oxidiser, Reactors, Sulphur Pits, etc.), Fired Heaters, Reformers and Burnpits for ADNOC group of companies (Takreer, Gasco, ADGAS, etc.). Primary Reformer, Transfer Line and Secondary Reformers for FERTIL, PIC, Kuwait, OMIFCO, Oman. FCCU Reactor, Regenerator, Cyclones, CO Boiler, etc., for KRL and CPCL. Lining for Ethylene Cracking furnaces for BOROUGE.
Cement: Refractory demolition and installation rotary kiln, various stages of cyclone pre-heaters, calciner, tertiary air duct (TAD), cooler and kiln inlet during shutdowns for Kuwait Cement Plant (KCC), Kuwait, RAK Cement, Pioneer Cement, Oman Cement, Saudi Cement, etc.
Iron and Steel: Refractory demolition / installation / repairs on Walking Hearth / beam Furnaces, Direct Reduction Reactor and Surge bins for DRI, Torpedo ladles, Hot metal ladles, Converter, Steel teeming ladles, Tundish, etc. Major clients: Emirates Steel, Abu Dhabi, Qatar Steel, Qatar and VIZAG Integrated steel plant, Visakhapatnam, India.
Power: Complete lining of ceramic fibre blanket and modules on HRSG Boiler for Shuweihat, Ruwais Desalination and Power plant (5 Nos.), U.A.E. and repairs for burner throats for boilers of various clients using plastic refractory.