Kiln services

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Prolong the lifespan of your kiln

The kiln is at the heart of your plant and plays a vital role in production. Timely, on-site kiln maintenance, such as hot alignment and resurfacing of rollers and tyres, as well as predictive online condition monitoring services can extend equipment lifetime and minimise wear and tear.

What we offer

A comprehensive kiln health check includes alignment and reconditioning

Achieving high kiln availability is essential to the competitiveness and profitability of your entire plant. You need to identify the root causes of kiln failure and eliminate problems before a breakdown occurs. Kiln services and maintenance help you avoid: Hot bearings, Kiln cracks, Wear on rollers and tyres, Wear between kiln shell and tyres, Lining failure

A comprehensive kiln health check includes alignment and reconditioningA comprehensive kiln health check includes alignment and reconditioning
Proactively prevent damage
Instead of simply treating the symptoms, it’s really important to identify and deal with the root causes of kiln failure, such as kiln axis misalignment, kiln shell ovality/shell flex, kiln crank, and kiln axial misbalance. To keep your kiln at optimal health throughout its lifetime, we recommend our key kiln services: hot kiln alignment, and reconditioning of tyres and rollers.
Get your kiln in order
How can you get the best out of your kiln and keep production maximised? A comprehensive hot kiln alignment every two to three years helps you avoid unforeseen breakdowns and maintain full kiln availability and productivity. Let us analyse your kiln’s performance using advanced measuring techniques and customised hardware and software solutions. The alignment is carried out by an experienced kiln specialist during normal operation of the kiln, so that production can continue. We’ll help identify potential causes of failure before problems occur as part of a preventative maintenance strategy. And if you’ve already experienced an issue with your kiln, our service will diagnose the actual cause behind the problem and recommend an efficient solution. Besides evaluating the root causes of any symptoms, during a kiln alignment we also: Evaluate the kiln drive, Carry out an engineering study, Perform a visual mechanical inspection


Our kiln installation services include:

  • Delivery and replacement of field sections/tyre sections and rollers
  • Delivery and installation of girth gear, pinion and drives
  • Maintenance services on the kiln inlet and outlet sections and seals
  • Change, reversal and alignment of girth gear, pinion and drives
  • Installation of new kiln lines

We supply all the kiln installation tools required, including:

  • Constructing support towers
  • Cutting and welding equipment
  • Lifting devices
  • Auxiliary drives for kiln rotation

Match your needs for a skilled workforce

For you to enjoy the best results and peace of mind, we offer turnkey services that cover all your needs. Turnkey services are a combination of technical advisory support, skilled craft labour and state-of-the-art tools to execute work at the highest standards. We can provide this type of service for a variety of jobs from installations and adjustments to repairs, part replacements or rebuilds. Our level of involvement is up to you – so you can choose what works best for your business.



Kiln alignment

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Kiln inlet brochure

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Kiln Services - Resurfacing of rollers and tyres

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On-site services for kilns

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