Elkem with furnace upgrade at 250 mNOK investment

Elkem Salten held an offical opening ceremony October 3 after finished an extensive technology upgrade in excess of 250  mNOK of their furnace #2. The project has been complex and technically demanding, however it has been executed in a very satisfactory way and within budgeted costs. Industriconsult has prepared the execution manual and provided engineering management, work package engineers and mechanical designers during project execution until completed commissioning.The smelting plant now profits from the upgraded furnace with new and future oriented technology providing more effective and environmental friendly operation of the plant, enabling Elkem Salten to supply silisium of chemical grade fit for purpose for further processing to numerous silicon products.