Petrochemistry - Hydrocarbon Processing
Do you need refractory linings that comply with the most severe application requirements including corrosion, erosion and high temperature resistance; high-pressure capability and long lifetimes?
Saint-Gobain integrates the products portfolio, petrochemical processes knowledge and refractory systems engineering skills of Savoie Refractaires, Norton Company and Carborundum, three leading companies now in the Saint-Gobain group servicing the petrochemical industry.
Saint-Gobain offers unparalleled refractory lining design, engineering, products and service for a variety of petrochemical applications.
Saint-Gobain has supplied refractory for more than 60 years to the petrochemical industry. Chromia, alumina-chromia, alumina, zirconia or silicon carbide products are used for processes including gasification, reforming and refining, carbon black production, chemicals production and nuclear applications.
Our wide range of products, coupled with our field experience, engineering and design capabilities, allow the development of unique refractory solutions for customers all over the world.
The main benefits of refractory solutions from Saint-Gobain include:
- Efficient containment of hot and corrosive gas, liquids or solids
- Successful thermal insulation
- Increased process availability due to increased outage intervals
- Efficient material stock management
Experienced design engineers with knowledge of hydrocarbon processing applications, combined with state-of-art CAD and Finite Element Modeling packages, develop refractory systems that resist mechanical and thermomechanical stresses and deliver the expected performance throughout the equipment’s service life.
Saint-Gobain services several applications within the petrochemistry market, including: