Holding and Pouring Furnaces

OTTO JUNKER supplies a broad range of custom-designed holding and pouring furnaces for any production process employed in the aluminium industry – from DC casting of rolling slabs, T-bars,   extrusion billets, sheet or plate through to wire/rod making, conventional ingot casting lines etc. These furnaces can be either stationary or tilting and are suitable for alloying, holding and pouring operations. 

  • Capacities: 2 - 150 tons
  • Available heating systems:
    - ambient air burners for gas, light or heavy fuel oil
    - electric heating elements

Design features:

  • Cascade-free pouring of liquid metal through pouring spout systems arranged in the furnace tilting axis
  • Minimum energy consumption thanks to specific furnace design
  • Proven furnace pressure control systems
  • Modular door design
  • Door clamping system ensuring a perfect seal
  • Prefabricated door lintel refractory systems for low maintenance
65 tons tilting casting furnace

65 tons tilting casting furnace


  • Skimming machines
  • Electromagnetic stirrers
  • Porous bubbling plugs and siphon systems for charging liquid metal
  • Semi-automatic tapping systems for stationary furnaces
  • Laser-based launder level control for automatic tilting furnaces

To request brochures please contact our sales staff.

  • Tom Schmidt
    +49 2473 601-322
    +49 2473 601-620
    Jaegerhausstr. 22
    D - 52152 Simmerath-Lammersdorf