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5 August 2014 Hard-facing welding wire adds value in sliding wear applications
As part of its continued plans for expansion, top liner plate expert Rio-Carb will be launching a new range of Chromium Carbide (CrC) hard-facing alloyed welding wire that is fully compatible with the company’s...
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29 May 2014 Unique Linerless dust extraction ducting system installed at a cement producer
Top liner plate expert Rio-Carb recently completed a unique Chromium Carbide (CrC) linerless dust extraction ducting system at a cement manufacturing plant, which was experiencing excessive wear.
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31 March 2014 Engineers of the future given a glimpse of 'real-life' factory environment
A group of young and aspiring engineers were given a behind-the-scenes tour of Rio-Carb's R9-million state-of-the-art 3 000 m2 manufacturing facility in Alrode, Johannesburg, as part of an open day hosted by...
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19 March 2014 Rio-Carb develops chromium carbide impact resistant liner plates
Top liner plate expert, Rio-Carb, has developed a new chromium carbide impact resistant liner plate, which allows the plates to be used in areas and industries where previous chromium carbide plates were restricted...
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3 February 2014 Continued growth prompts move to larger and more advanced facility
Following impressive growth throughout the course of 2013, top liner plate expert Rio-Carb has spent more than R9-million on purchasing a 3000 m2 state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Johannesburg.
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26 September 2013 Rio-Carb enables the 'Rapid Removal' of liners through its new system
Top liner plate expert Rio-Carb has eliminated the costly and time-consuming process of liner replacement, through the introduction of the company's revolutionary Rapid Removal system, which was officially...
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29 August 2013 Rio-Carb nickel plated studs exceed international AWS specifications
Top CrC liner plate expert Rio-Carb continues to lead the local industry from the front, after it successfully completed nickel plated stud welding tests that exceeded internationally recognised American Welding...
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31 July 2013 Rio-Carb launches 6 mm(3/3) CrC overlay liner plate in South Africa
A first-of-its-kind 6 mm Chromium Carbide (CrC) liner plate, which boasts a wear resistance of up to eight times more than industry standard Q + T“400” and “500” steels, has been introduced to the South African...
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20 June 2013 Rio-Carb CrC pipe lining is proven to withstand abrasive slurries
Top liner-plate expert Rio-Carb remains a leader in Chromium Carbide (CrC) based technology, following the continued success of the company’s revolutionary range of CrC-lined pipes in dewatering applications across...
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24 May 2012 Rio-Carb has an ‘Ultrasmooth’ approach to materials handling
Constant technological innovation has resulted in the successful implementation of Rio-Carb’s Ultrasmooth CrC liner plates at a number of materials handling projects across South Africa.
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