Calcium Carbide Manufacturing Plant

Calcium carbide is manufactured by heating a lime and carbon mixture to 2000 to 2100буC in an electric arc furnace. In calcium carbide manufacturing process, Moisture is
removed from coke in a coke dryer, while limestone is converted to lime in a lime kiln. Fines from coke drying and lime operations are removed and may be recycled. The two charge materials are then conveyed to an electric arc furnace, the primary piece of equipment used to produce calcium carbide.

Calcium Carbide Manufacturing Plant

The essential equipments for the calcium carbide manufacturing industry are available with many different types. such as refractory-brick and carbon lined arc furnace, electrode hoisting system, control panel, a water-cooling tower, jaw crusher, screening plant, conveying system, processing plant etc.

While large calcium carbide production units of the order of 10,000 tones per annum are set up in this country, there is also plenty of scope for small scale unit of 400 иC 600 tones per year which could be set up to cater the local requirements. Such small scale plants could be economically viable.

SBM provides complete range of calcium carbide manufacturing plant for sale all over the world such as Namibia, South Africa, Argentina, Bahamas, Bolivia, Brazil, Canada, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka etc.

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