A blast furnace is a gigantic, steel stack lined with refractory brick where the concentrated iron ore, coke, and limestone are dumped from the top, and a blast of hot air is blown into the bottom. All the three ingredients are crushed into small round
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Aug 07, 2015· The deteriorating effect of high alumina in the slag is offset by increasing its MgO content. The alumina concentration in the slag is semi-empirically set in many countries at the upper limit of around 16 % in order to avoid the accumulation of the iron slag and the deterioration of permeability in the lower part of the blast furnace.
The slag formed in the extraction of iron from haematite in the blast furnace is C a S i O 3 . The reaction in the blast furnace is as follows: The reaction in the blast furnace is as follows: C a O + S i O 2 → C a S i O 3 (slag)
Oct 10, 2017· Ironmaking Blast Furnace. Iron is made by reacting iron ore (iron oxide and impurities), coke (a reductant) and limestone (CaCO 3) in a blast furnace.. Iron ores with lower iron content such as taconite are first processed to concentrate the iron level and drive off volatile impurities.
Granulated blast furnace slag Just like air-cooled blast furnace slag, this slag has a hydraulic property and there is no risk of alkali-aggregate reaction. Because of the powerful latent hydraulic property that results from fine grinding, this slag is used in products such as Portland blast furnace slag cement.
Blast-furnace slag is a by-product of the production of pig iron. When this slag is rapidly quenched and ground, it will possess latent cementitious properties. After processing, the material is known as GGBF slag, whose hydraulic pro-perties may vary and can be separated into grades noted in ASTM C 989. The grade classification gives guidance on the relative strength potential of 50 percent
AbstractThrough the process of extracting iron from iron ore, a by-product is generated known as granulated blast furnace slag (GBFS). Traditional stabilization methods such as cement stabilization...
As the initial process in an integrated steel-making plant, molten iron is produced in a blast furnace. The molten iron has a temperature between 1700 K and 1900 K. The outflow stream discharged from a taphole comprises the molten iron and slag (which is a mixture of molten oxides). Monitoring of the stream temperature is important because it has information on the thermal condition inside the
A blast furnace is a type of metallurgical furnace used for smelting to produce industrial metals, generally pig iron, but also others such as lead or copper. Blast refers to the combustion air being "forced" or supplied above atmospheric pressure.. In a blast furnace, fuel (), ores, and flux are continuously supplied through the top of the furnace, while a hot blast of air (sometimes with
1.1 This standard is intended to provide guidance as to the appropriate/typical mineralogy observed when iron and steel slag, produced during the manufacture of iron and steel, is designated as a product. The included information covers the mineral properties of blast furnace slag and steel slag when they are manufactured in conjunction with the production of iron or steel, or both (Note 1).
in a huge container called a blast furnace. Iron ores such as haematite contain iron(III) oxide, Fe 2 O 3.The oxygen must be removed from the iron(III) oxide in order to leave the iron behind.
Among the commodity metals, iron and steel are by far the most widely used materials with annual production near 1.9 billion metric tons. 3 The main byproduct of ironmaking is iron slag, so-called blast furnace (BF) slag, which is generated when iron ore is mixed with flux (limestone and/or dolomite) and coke for fuel and heated under reducing
The iron ore iron oxide is reduced to molten iron and slag Molten iron runs into torpedo ladle rail cars Blast Furnace Slag is a co-product of the iron making process It is removed from the blast furnace and allowed to cool ASMS then further process the blast furnace slag into useful products for the construction industry such as concrete
The principal components of current iron blast furnace (BF) slags are described by the system Al 2 O 3 –CaO–MgO–SiO 2. 1,2) The targets of the optimum slag compositions are to minimise slag mass and operating temperature whilst satisfying requirements for removal of sulphur and alkali, and slag tapping. 2) In modern ironmaking operations, the hot metal and slag temperatures can be
Significant amounts of blast furnace slag (BFS) are generated daily as by-product from iron and steel industries. This waste material usually has interesting physical properties and mineralogical and chemical composition, which can be useful as granular aggregate in the production of hot mix asphalt (HMA).
Blast furnace water-cooled slag (BFWS) has been solidified using a hydrothermal processing method, in which the BFWS could be solidified in an autoclave under saturated steam pressure (1.56 MPa) at 200 °C for 12 h by the additions of quartz or coal flyash. The tensile strength development was shown to depend on the formation of tobermorite and the packing state of the formed tobermorite in
Reference Data Sheets. Reference data sheet 1. Blast Furnace Slag Aggregate & Cementitious Products This data sheet reviews in some detail the use of slag in cement and concrete either as an aggregate (coarse or fine) or as a binder component in concrete manufacture.; Reference data sheet 2. Blast Furnace Slag Aggregates Properties, Characteristics and Applications This data sheet