AMTS provides a range of services and technical expertise for Taphole design, monitoring, inspection and product recommendations  for Cupolas  Taphole.

DuraMeltz A, B, C or D

  • High conductive material
  • Water cooled taphole
  • Material selection based on thermal analysis and modeling
  • Taphole and well around zoned according to attack mechanisms

DuraMeltz Taphole Benefits

  • Extend campaigns by 25 to 50%
  • Maintain taphole dimensions
  • Eliminate shutdowns  by 25 to 50%.

Taphole Repair Products

  • 300 Series Plastics
  • GS Plastic
  • Omega Plastic
  • Precast Shapes
  • V-CAST® Castables








Water Cooled Taphole Case Study : 10,000 tons on taphole